PR & Fundraising Assistant

The Rossendale Trust in Sutton, Macclesfield, provides care and support to adults with learning disabilities and has an exciting opportunity for a part-time PR and fundraising Assistant. This is an office-based role.

Are you looking to use your skills and experience in a new role? If so, the Rossendale Trust is the right employer for you.

We are seeking someone with a creative and flexible approach to working to support our organisations communication and fundraising efforts. This is a unique opportunity for someone who is eager to make a meaningful impact as part of a busy and friendly team.

The main duties include:

  • To provide administrative support to the PR and Fundraising Team.
  • Assist in the growth of our fundraising profile and successes
  • Provide practical support to aid our fundraising strategy and ensure we meet our ambitious targets
  • Effectively implement, develop and lead on fundraising and PR strategies and projects as set by the Head of Fundraising
  • Working as part of the team implementing and supporting initiatives and events throughout the year
  • Conduct research on industry trends, best practices, and competitor activities to inform PR and Fundraising strategies

More information about the role can be found in our Job Profile

The candidate must:

  • Be an excellent communicator, adept at building strong relationships with staff, volunteers and supporters
  • Be proactive and creative in their approach to work
  • Have strong administration experience (previous fundraising experience is an advantage but not essential as full training will be given)
  • Be motivated to make a difference
  • Have strong planning and organisational skills with excellent attention to detail
  • Have a professional and ethical approach to work

What can we offer you?

  1. Competitive salary
  2. Free parking
  3. Life Assurance (4 x annual salary)
  4. Pension scheme
  5. Health Cash plan
  6. A range of holiday, retail, and leisure discounts
  7. Long service awards

This is a part-time position, 22.5 hours a week with days and times to be agreed and some out of hours working required.  

Salary – £14,157 per annum

Closing date: Friday 14th June 2024 at 4 pm.

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We do reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications.

Rossendale Trust

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Ring us on 01260 252500 Email us at

Our Core Values

Warm The Trust is a homely environment where everyone feels welcome and well supported. Respectful We respect and appreciate others for their individual beliefs, passions, goals and choices, whilst embracing person centred care. Inclusive The Trust provides an inclusive environment where people of all backgrounds can come together and feel valued.

The Rossendale Trust Ltd,
Rossendale Hall, Hollin Lane,
SK11 0HR

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