Communications & Digital Fundraising Co-ordinator – HARP

Communications & Digital Fundraising Co-ordinator – HARP

Salary Grade: Point 17, £24,492 rising incrementally to Point 22, £27,040

Hours: Full Time (37 Hours / 5 Days per week)

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: Southend-on-Sea

Do you believe everyone should have a place to call home and the chance to lead a fulfilling life?

HARP is a growing Southend-on-Sea based charity working to prevent homelessness and help vulnerable and socially excluded people to transform their lives. Each day our staff and volunteers work with individuals to tackle the underlying causes of homelessness, such as poor mental health or drug and alcohol dependency. From supporting people in crisis to helping them take the final steps towards independence and employment, we make a difference to over 1,000 lives every year.

We are recruiting a Communications & Digital Fundraising Coordinator to lead on public and internal comms, as well as Digital Fundraising initiative for our Charity in Southend. Reporting to the Head of Fundraising, and working alongside the Community Fundraiser, this exciting role is instrumental in making sure HARP is front of mind for our local supporters, and gives them innovative digital methods by which to support homeless people in the town.

If you have experience of managing communications, fundraising or marketing campaigns, have excellent communication skills, and a passion for increasing funding for disadvantaged people, we would love to hear from you. Your skill and experience will have a direct impact in helping local people overcome homeless for good.

Closing date:               Thursday 24th June (noon)

Shortlisting:                 Friday 25th June

Interview date:            Thursday  1st July (online via Zoom)

HARP will provide you with support and training to carry out your role effectively, and to develop your career. Our benefits package includes 25 days annual leave, plus Bank Holidays, a contributory pension scheme through The People’s Pension, and a Death in Service Benefit. HARP will make a contribution to the pension and you will be required to make a contribution.

The application form can be downloaded from our website at and clicking on the tab ‘Work with HARP’ and then ‘Careers’. The completed application should then be posted or emailed to Clive Franceschi ( at HARP Head Office, Dencora Court – 4th Floor, Tylers Avenue, Southend on Sea, Essex, SS1 2BB. Please quote Reference CDFC

For further information and an informal chat about the positions please contact Dina Jobson, Head of Fundraising, on 01702 415 835.

Charity No: 1098126   Registered Provider of Social Housing no.4742

HARP is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Jamie Langstone