MK Food Bank are looking for a community hero to join their team:

Are you self motivated, practical, a good communicator with a passion for ending food poverty? If so this role could be for you!

The Food Bank has been supporting the Milton Keynes community with emergency food parcels since 2002. During this time we have seen the need for our service grow year on year, with 2020 seeing an increase of approximately 106 % during the pandemic. This in turn led to us outgrowing our current premises. Now we are settled at new premises in Kiln Farm, we are ready to grow our team.

Salary: £20,000 (FTE)

Hours: Flexible part-time or full-time (25 – 37.5 hrs per week)

Overview

The Fundraising and Communications Co-ordinator is an exciting new opportunity to work at the very heart of MK Food Bank. You will work closely with the Operations Manager, supporting on the fundraising strategy and delivering on all aspects of fundraising. Working to an annual fundraising target, you will identify grant and funding opportunities, write applications and reports, and develop, recruit for and lead a new volunteer Fundraising Sub-Committee, who will research and deliver fundraising opportunities. You will also contribute to the development, delivery and evaluation of a new communications and community engagement plan that will both support the fundraising strategy and increase donations; and raise the profile and reputation of MK Food Bank among supporters and people in need. Using your innovative and creative approach, you’ll design and deliver a series of campaigns, produce fresh and forward-thinking content, and use a range of channels to deliver messages with impact.

Closing Date : Sunday 25th July 2021

For more details including how to apply, click here