The Poppy Factory

Events Fundraiser - London

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Active since 07-02-2018 Job category Charity / Fundraising
Location London Level Entry level / Graduate
Educational level GCSE / A-Level / Highscho... Employment type Fixed term contract with option...
Hours 9 - 5 Salary circa £25,000 per annum, plus b...

The Poppy Factory has a great opportunity for an experienced Events Fundraiser to join our ambitious fundraising team at The Poppy Factory, the UKs leading charity providing specialist employment support to wounded, injured or sick veterans. The role provides an exciting opportunity to join the team as we enter a further period of growth and in advance of our capital appeal for major redevelopment of The Poppy Factory’s site in Richmond.

Are you:

  • A strong project manager with a track record of delivering a range of events or fundraising activities
  • Highly organised and able to manage multiple projects and priorities
  • Results and target driven
  • Proactive and highly motivated
  • Experienced in engaging and communicating with a wide range of audiences


The Poppy Factory aims to be an exemplar employer. We provide good terms and conditions of employment including:

  • A generous Company Pension scheme
  • Company-paid life assurance
  • Funding available for training and development as appropriate.

How to apply

For the full job description and more information about the role, please download the application pack from the Poppy Factory Website.

To apply for this position please prepare your CV and a covering letter clearly outlining how you meet the essential criteria in the person specification. You may address your covering letter to Charlotte Dymock, HR Business Partner.

This post is anticipated to close on midnight on 21 February 2018; we reserve the right to withdraw the advert if we appoint to the role before this date. Please note that we cannot accept late or incomplete applications. Interviews are expected to take place in week commencing 26 February 2018.

For an informal conversation about the role please contact Rhiannon Hughes on 020 8939 1878. 

No agencies please

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

The Poppy Factory is committed to equality, valuing diversity and promoting inclusion. Our commitment is to take positive measures to recruit people from underrepresented groups, and we actively encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds. As a Disability Confident employer, we offer a guaranteed interview for any job applicant with a disability who meets the essential criteria for the role. Please indicate in your application whether you wish to be considered under this scheme. We are also happy to discuss reasonable adjustments to the application or interview process to accommodate disabled candidates.

We are a family friendly employer and open to discussing flexible working reqeusts. 

More information
This listing is a full-time job

Job category Charity / Fundraising
Industry / Industries Government / Non-profit
Region London
Keywords fundraising, events, officer, fundraiser, event management

Contact information

Name Charlotte Dymock