Building relationships with the community, raising awareness of the charity's aims and goals, and raising money for the charity are the three core functions of charity fundraising jobs (http://www.civilsociety.co.uk/
Coming up with ideas for strategies, campaigns and events are also an important aspect of some fundraising jobs in charities. As well as a creative mind and an eye for detail, experience is often necessary for this kind of role. You could make use of the wide range of voluntary opportunities available to boost your chances, or perhaps look into the various fundraising qualifications that are available.
The sociable and positive atmosphere of entry level charity fundraising jobs make them a popular choice with graduates and school leavers, who often find it a rewarding occupation. On the other hand, fundraising could be an ideal career move if you've previously thrived in a marketing, business development or event planning role.
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