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Fundraising Officer

Reference number: A0790619

Location: Edinburgh

The RSPB's vision is of a world richer in nature, where wild birds and other wildlife are no longer declining, and nature is being restored and is enriching people's lives. We are helping to save nature through research, nurturing the recovery of priority species, habitat conservation and policy work. To carry out this work we need to raise money.

Would you like to work for a charity that aims to provide future generations with clean air and water, a stable climate, rich and varied wildlife and a robust and sustainable economy?

RSPB Scotland is recruiting for a Fundraising Officer in its Funding Development Team based in Edinburgh. The role will involve maximising income for our nature conservation work across Scotland, primarily through writing grant and charitable trust funding applications. In addition to persuasive written communication skills we need someone who is articulate and accurate, and possesses a keen eye for detail. If you feel that you possess these skills and care about our natural world, we would like to hear from you.

This role is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. You will be asked to declare unspent convictions and cautions at offer of employment stage.

Salary starting at

£19,602 to £21,236 per annum

Hours & contract information

Hours: Full time
Contract: Permanent

Closing date: 11 August 2019
Interview date: 29 August 2019

How to apply

Our role profile describes the key result areas and skills and experience needed for the role. Please make sure you include reference number A0790619 on your application.

Role Profile (Word 111Kb, requires Microsoft Word)

Application details (Word 31Kb, requires Microsoft Word)

Who to contact

For questions about this post
Catherine Markey
0131 317 4182

Send application details to
Catherine Markey
RSPB Scotland, Scotland Headquarters, 2 Lochside View, Edinburgh Park, Edinburgh, EH12 9DH, 0131 317 4182