Fundraising Officer

Salary: £25,000 - £27,000 pro rata, per annum

Fixed term of one year with strong probability of extension

Part time, 3 days per week

Location: Penrith

An opportunity for an innovative fundraiser, looking to make a mark within a small and well-established environmental charity.

Eden Rivers Trust is a registered environmental charity dedicated to the conservation and protection of the Eden catchment.  We are looking for a fundraising officer to work with the chief executive in a new role to take forward our fundraising strategy.

This is a wide-ranging position designed to improve our fundraising through increasing individual, trust and corporate support for our work, as well as developing and executing fundraising events. We are looking for someone who is a creative thinker, a self-starter and good communicator. You should have experience of identifying and growing income for charities and be comfortable working in a small staff team and with charity trustees.

Download the Fundraising Officer job description

Please submit the application form, equal opportunities form and CV by email to or by post to:

Eden Rivers Trust,

Dunmail Building

Newton Rigg College


Cumbria CA11 0AH

Deadline for applications: 12 noon, 25 April 2018

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Elizabeth Radford, CEO on 01768 866788