Individual Giving Administration Officer

Closing date:
Salary: £20,176 per annum plus 9% pension contribution
Contract type: Fixed term / Working hours: Full time
Location: Plumgarths, Crook Road, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 8LX

Wildflower meadow at Eycott Hill

Cumbria Wildlife Trust has a valued and loyal base of supporters and members. We are looking for an administrator to liaise with individual donors about their gift and to thank them in a timely and friendly manner. This includes gifts through appeals, for specific projects and pledges through gifts in wills.

The role will involve assisting colleagues with administrative tasks such as scanning, printing and collating materials to send out to supporters, whilst also ensuring our Supporter Database is kept up to date with any changes. The post holder must be an efficient administrator and customer focused in everything they do. They will be part of the development team and work closely with our membership administrators and finance team.

Full-time (35 hrs per week), fixed-term for 2 years.

Place of work: Cumbria Wildlife Trust offices at Plumgarths, Crook Road, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 8LX.

Completed application forms should be returned with a covering letter outlining the candidate's suitability for the post, to Claire Ladell, Senior Personnel Officer, Cumbria Wildlife Trust, Plumgarths, Crook Road, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 8LX or by email to

Only short listed candidates will be contacted. If you have not heard anything within 14 days of the closing date, please assume your application has not been successful.

Closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 23 August 2021.

Any further enquiries should be directed to Hazel Jones, Senior Fundraising Officer, Cumbria Wildlife Trust at the above address or telephone 01539 816300.