Fundraising and Events Internship

Cause Areas


Tue Sep 18, 2018 - Fri Dec 07, 2018


Star House 104 Grafton Road, London, United Kingdo104 Grafton RoadLondonLondon, London NW5 4BAGB


Purpose of role:
Fundraising Interns learn about and work across the F&BF teams. The purpose is to support the organisation’s Fundraising team through research, data analysis, event-planning, and communicating with a range of stakeholders (including internal stakeholders, community volunteers, prospective donors, and VIPs).

Depending on your interests/skills, you may have the opportunity to focus on a particular type of fundraising (Challenge and Community Fundraising / High Net Worth Individual Giving / Trusts and Foundations Fundraising).

Typical tasks include:

  • Conducting research tasks
  • Developing fundraising communications
  • Meeting with high profile stakeholders, both internal and external
  • Communicating with and supporting community fundraisers from the 'F&BF family’
  • Undertaking monitoring and evaluation tasks for programmes across the organisation
  • Compiling prospective donor proles
  • Supporting the coordination of major donor events e.g. dinners

What we are looking for:

  • An interest in and passion for interfaith and intercultural dialogue
  • A positive, enthusiastic, sensitive and inclusive approach
  • Ability to work independently and well as part of a team
  • Proven ability to complete research tasks
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Solid computer skills, particularly Microsoft Excel
  • An interest in fundraising in the charity sector
  • Experience in organising events (preferred, not essential)

Supervision and support:
The Fundraising team provides direct supervision, overseeing and providing feedback on tasks. The Volunteer Manager supports interns’ learning and development. Regular interfaith and skills-based training sessions are provided. Join a network of 200 former and current interns.

This voluntary role is for three or six months, three days a week, in our Kentish Town Office.
Travel and lunch expenses will be reimbursed.

Application dates:
Application closing date: Monday 20 August 2018 at 9.00
Assessment day for shortlisted applicants: Thursday 30 August
Induction dates: Tuesday 18 September and Thursday 20 September
Internships finish: Friday 7 December

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F&BF is a leading interfaith and intercultural charity that builds good relations between people from different backgrounds. We welcome applications from people of all faiths, beliefs and cultures.


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Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • 3 days every week for 3 or 6 months

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