Fundraising Officer

Manchester City Centre

£25,272 (plus contributory pension)


MAG saves lives and builds futures by working with others to reclaim land contaminated with the debris of conflict, to reduce the daily risk of death or injury for civilians, and to create safe and secure conditions for development. MAG shared the 1997 Nobel Peace Prize as a founding member of the International Campaign to Ban Landmines for our work to ban landmines. Our vision is a safe and secure future for men, women and children affected by armed violence and conflict.

We are looking for an exceptional Fundraising Officer to join our dynamic and successful Fundraising Team. This is a fantastic opportunity to a join a team shortlisted at this year’s National Fundraising Awards.

You will be the first point of contact for all our supporters and will ensure that donors are thanked appropriately, receive the right communications to inspire their support and work across the team to support a range of projects.

Based in our Manchester HQ, this will be a varied and challenging role where you will develop your fundraising experience. You will be responsible for developing and coordinating various donor journeys as well as supporting the day-to-day fundraising activities.

You will have previous experience working in a fundraising role with a relevant database. You will be an excellent communicator and team player and be able to develop relationships with supporters. You will also recognise that volunteers can make a real difference to MAG’s success in saving lives and building futures. Overall, you will be an outgoing team player, pro-active, determined and keen to help MAG achieve its lifesaving work.

Please note that as part of MAG's commitment to safeguarding, this post is subject to background checks before an offer of employment is confirmed.

How to apply


For further information about this opportunity, as well as the application form, please download the candidate information pack, below:

MAG – Fundraising Officer Candidate Information Pack

Application is by submission of completed application form. This should be sent to by the closing date of 8th December 2019. Please note that applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis and therefore we reserve the right to close the advert earlier than the allotted date if necessary. Interviews will be taking place during the week commencing 16th December 2019.

Due to the high volume of applications that we receive, we are not able to respond to every application. If you have not heard back from us within 3 weeks of applying, it means that your application has not been successful.