Why work for us?
CARE International is a passionate global organisation dedicated to achieving social justice and ending poverty. Our particular focus is on empowering women and girls across the world. The fundraising department is in the process of launching a new four-year strategy to scale it’s public and corporate fundraising and introduce new cross-departmental agile working practices to help us achieve these goals faster.
For Individual Giving the new strategy will mean an increased focus on new product development and creative approaches which do not reinforce negative stereotypes about the people who CARE serves. As Individual Giving Executive you will be joining the team at a key moment and your work will be vital to successfully implementing and delivering this new strategy.
You are an ambitious, confident individual giving fundraiser who believes that there are changes that need to be made in the sector. You have the energy, commitment and discipline to be part of a team dedicated to achieving this.
You will enjoy working across the fundraising mix and a range of channels. You are willing to get stuck in to ensure our work is effective and compelling; you are as happy diving into a results spreadsheet as you are writing email copy.
About the role
The Individual Giving and Engagement Team are looking for a hands-on fundraiser to deliver campaigns across supporter acquisition, retention and engagement.
The role is varied and fast paced. It will include project management of digital and offline campaigns, copywriting, KPI reporting and managing external and internal stakeholders.
CARE International is one of the world’s leading humanitarian and development charities. We fight poverty and injustice in the world’s most vulnerable places. We save lives in disasters and conflicts. We stand with women, girls and their communities to achieve lasting change for a better future.
CARE International UK has a zero-tolerance approach to any abuse to, sexual harassment of or exploitation of, a vulnerable adult or child by any of our staff, representatives or partners. CARE International UK expects all staff to share this commitment through our Safeguarding Policy and our Code of Conduct. They are responsible for ensuring they understand and work within the remit of these policies throughout their time at CARE International UK.
Safeguarding our beneficiaries is our top priority in everything we do, including recruitment. All offers of employment at CARE International UK are subject to:
satisfactory references. CARE International UK participates in the Inter Agency Misconduct Disclosure Scheme. In line with this Scheme, we will request information from successful applicants’ previous employers about any findings of sexual exploitation, sexual abuse and/or sexual harassment during employment, or incidents under investigation when the applicant left employment.
appropriate criminal record checks (including a Bridger check).
By submitting an application, the applicant confirms his/her understanding of these recruitment procedures.
Equality and Diversity
We are committed to Equality and value Diversity.
We are a Disability Confident Employer and particularly welcome applications from disabled people. We guarantee interviews to disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for the role (see person specification). If you require the candidate brief or need to submit your application in an alternative format, because of a disability, please do get in touch by sending an email to, firstname.lastname@example.org
We also encourage people from Black, Asian or Minority Ethnic (BAME) backgrounds or LGBT+ to apply for roles at CARE International UK.
Please note that in compliance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006, all job offers at Care International UK are conditional on eligibility to work in the UK.
Please Note: We will be reviewing applications, shortlisting and interviewing as they are received.