Fundraising Database Assistant

Fundraising Database Assistant

Hft is a national charity and a leading force in supporting people with learning disabilities and their families. A truly nationwide organisation, we support over 2,500 people through innovative, person-centred services with a strong focus on promoting independence.

Everything we do focuses on helping the people we support to live the life they choose. By working in partnership with them, and those that know them well, we create flexible services that meet their needs, whether they need substantial or just occasional support.

We have an exciting opportunity for an individual to join our Fundraising team in Central Bristol and start their career in the charity sector.

The Database Assistant will provide administration support for the Fundraising Department. They will be responsible for daily administration support including recording donations, and accurately importing data and income onto Raiser’s Edge in a timely and accurate manner. They will ensure data across the department is kept up-to-date and will also act as a point of contact for day-to-day data-related queries.

Salary: £17,515

Hours: Full time, Contract - Fixed term - 6 months with the view to start ASAP

Location: Bristol City Centre, requires 3 days in the office and 2 days working from home

What we Offer

Access to the Hft Plus benefits package, which includes a great number of discounts and rewards across shops, restaurants, gym membership and days out; but also an Employee Assistance Programme, with telephone and face-to-face support options. Access to award winning training and development – Hft is one of only four charities to have achieved the Skills for Care ‘Centre of Excellence’ provider status. Annual staff award scheme – The Fusion Awards, and peer recognition through our GEM awards programme. 20 days holiday (plus 8 bank holidays) increasing to 25 days after a year of employment (pro rata for part time staff). A contributory pension scheme & life assurance.

You will have experience using databases and inputting data with excellent attention to detail, while always keeping a professional approach to managing confidential data. You will be skilled in using different IT packages such as Microsoft Office and have the ability to undertake training on other IT packages as required. This role is of administrative nature and requires you to work closely with other members of the fundraising team, supporting them where necessary.

An understanding of data protection and experience of using Raiser’s Edge is desirable but not essential.

Closing date: Monday 19th October 2020


You may have experience or an interest in the following, Fundraising Database Assistant, Database Assistant, Administrator, Admin Assistant, Administration, Disabilities, Vulnerable People, Adult Social Care, Learning Disabilities, Charity, Third Sector, Not for Profit, NFP, Social Care etc.