Thank you for your interest in job opportunities with Children with Cancer UK.

We are united by a common goal – to save and improve young lives. We are dedicated to keeping administrative and staffing costs low, which means we can devote more of the funds we raise towards vital research and welfare projects. At times we do have occasional employment and volunteering opportunities at our office location.

Current vacancies

Community Fundraising Officer

Salary: £23,000-£30,000 (based on experience)
Contract: Permanent. Open to flexible working arrangements including part time hours and condensed hours.
Location: Hybrid – Office 3 days a week (21-27 Lamb’s Conduit Street, London, WC1N 3NL)
Reporting to: Community Fundraising Manager
Direct reports: N/A

Main purpose of position

To manage a range of community fundraisings projects and mid value fundraisers, provide excellent supporter experience to all, meeting agreed KPIs and objectives.

Key Responsibilities

  • relationship manage mid value DIY community fundraisers.
  • To support the wider Community Fundraising Team to deliver the community
    fundraising programme.
  • Develop community fundraising products. Creating project plans, marketing plans
    and implement testing when appropriate.
  • To develop community corporates including new business and account
  • To deliver excellent supporter journeys.
  • To create content to be used across community fundraising marketing.
  • Research and engage with new audiences to maximise their fundraising potential.
  • To keep community fundraising expenditure logs up to date.
  • To maintain a high standard of relationship fundraising.
  • Give presentations and talks to fundraisers as required.
  • To assist with the development of community fundraising.
  • Report and measuring against set KPIs and objectives creating action plans to
    mitigate risk.
  • To keep up to date with trends and activities across the charity sector.
  • To work collaboratively across departments.


  • To deal with incoming community fundraising enquiries. Responding in a prompt
  • To ensure all mailings are dispatched on time.
  • Work alongside the communications team to keep the website up to date.
  • Identify fundraising stories that can be shared externally.
  • To manage the community fundraising social media channels.
  • Keep up to date records of community fundraising on our database (Salesforce).
  • To maintain Community Fundraising Team’s current systems and processes.

Additional Responsibilities

  • Any other reasonable duties as directed by your line manager.
  • The post requires an amount of evening and weekend work and the post holder is
    expected to attend events as and when required throughout the UK. The charity
    operates a time off in lieu system to make this time up which your line manager will
    need to approve.

Download the full job description.

Applications and deadline:

To express an interest in this role and to be considered for it, please submit the following via email to 

  • A detailed and up-to-date CV.
  • A supporting statement that addresses the essential skills and competences and outlines your motivation for applying (no longer than 2 pages of A4).

The closing date for applications is Friday 22 March 2024.

We have no volunteering opportunities at the moment

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