Vacancy: Funding & Marketing Officer

Funding & Marketing Officer


Location: Smiles House, Little Plumstead

Full time (37hrs per week); Part-Time applications will be considered

Salary: £20,000 (Full time, pro-rata for Part time)

Nelson’s Journey, Norfolk’s leading child bereavement charity, is seeking a creative and inspiring individual to join a successful fundraising team as a Funding & Marketing Officer.  The post holder will work as part of a team to raise sufficient funds for the charity to support Norfolk’s bereaved children and young people a year.

The post holder will spend the first year providing maternity cover to deliver the charity’s Corporate Fundraising and Marketing strategy. Beyond this time, the tasks and responsibilities of the post will be reviewed against the charity’s overall income strategy.

The successful candidate will research, identify and engage with potential business supporters and secure support for fundraising activities to maximise income for Nelson’s Journey. The post holder will develop high-level relationships and present to a wide range of audiences, including by representing Nelson’s Journey through print, broadcast and social media.

Applicants must be able to provide a car for which a mileage rate will be paid. Business use insurance must be in place for the vehicle. This post is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

For an application pack and further information including our Privacy Notice please visit:

Closing date for completed application forms: Monday 25th February, 23:59

Interviews: Thursday 7 March


F & M Officer Application Pack Covering Letter

F & M Officer Job Description

F & M Officer Person Specification

F & M Officer Job Application Form

Nelson’s Journey Briefing Note

Recruitment of Ex-Offenders Policy

Our Privacy Notice is available on our website

Nelson’s Journey is a Charitable Incorporated Organisation; Registered Charity 1170605