Intern Fundraising and Publicity Officer, Brighton Housing Trust

Brighton Housing Trust

“His enthusiasm, motivation and professionalism are outstanding.”
— Robert Robinson, Senior Manager, Homelessness and Complex Needs at Brighton Housing Trust

•Assisted with the planning of communications campaigns, and carried out activities to reach campaign goals
•Assisted in developing relationships with donors and supporters within the community to increase income for BHT
•Researched grant funding opportunities and applied to agreed funders, including collating information, writing text and preparing supporting documents
•Provided support to volunteer fundraisers to encourage higher returns
•Lead on producing new fundraising and publicity marketing materials, including writing, editing, and securing content, as well as monitoring performance
•Assisted in the development of contact management administrative processes to best record and use stakeholder data
•Researched statistics, information and reports to support fundraising and publicity activities
•Respond to enquiries 
•Updated website and other social media
•Recorded and monitored press coverage

“Jim’s an excellent communicator with exceptional IT, social media and writing skills. He was also quick to learn new skills in Fundraising and instrumental in the success of BHT’s new annual fundraiser.”
— Liz Davies, Fundraising Officer at Brighton Housing Trust

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