Registered Charity 225575

Halifax, Huddersfield, Bradford & District Branch


Community & Events Fundraiser

Salary: £21,000

Part Time: 37.5hrs per week


The RSPCA Halifax, Huddersfield, Bradford & District Branch are recruiting a Community & Events Fundraiser to be a part of their Fundraising team.


Reporting to the Community and Development Fundraising Manager you will be responsible for developing existing and building new relationships with local organisations/individuals, raising the Charity's profile and maximising community income through a range of fundraising activities. 

You will be responsible for researching, proposing, developing and delivering new fundraising initiatives and events.

This role is central to our Fundraising Strategy, you will be home and office-based working in our Branch office as part of our Fundraising Department.


The successful applicant will have proven experience as community fundraiser, be computer literate and proficient in MS Office (MS Word and MS Excel in particular), possess a full driving licence and have use of their own vehicle.


Along with the relevant experience, we are looking for someone with good attention to detail, passion and enthusiasm for the cause and excellent written and verbal communication skills.


You will be able to demonstrate:

  • Good standard of numeracy and literacy
  • Proficiency in MS Office (Word and Excel in particular)
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to prioritise work
  • Confident, friendly telephone manner
  • Good understanding of social media platforms
  • Ability to work as part of a team and alone
  • Attention to detail and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organisational skills with the ability to multi-task


To apply, please complete the application form and return along with a copy of your CV to the Branch Office to  The closing date for completed applications is Friday 22th of March 2019.

Job Description

Person Specification


We value diversity and encourage applications from all sectors of the community.


Based at RSPCA Animal Centre, Halifax

Animal Care Assistant

Starting salary - £7.93 per hour, 37.5 hours a week


With a relevant NVQ level 2 / Diploma in animal Care, applicants should have practical experience in animal handling and training.

You will need to possess excellent organisation skills and have previous experience of working in a kennel environment.  Candidates will also have the ability to communicate fluently and effectively with others at all levels both verbally and in writing.

You will be highly motivated and able to work under pressure on your own initiative whilst retaining a good sense of humour.  You will be empathetic towards others in, sometimes, difficult circumstances.

  A driving licence is desirable.

Please ensure you read the Information for Candidates.

Application forms, job description and person specification can all be collected from the Centre or downloaded from our website.

Please return forms to

Jenna Ives-Moody, Clerical Officer

 RSPCA Halifax, Huddersfield Bradford & District,

 Wade St, Halifax. West Yorkshire. HX1 1SN


Closing date for receipt of applications is 4th April.

Interviews will take place on 11th April