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Orphans in Need is looking to employ proactive, professional and highly motivated individuals to fulfil their potential within our small, dynamic team. We currently have a number of job vacancies at our office in Bradford & Birmingham:

Social Media Officer (Bradford) 

Title Social Media Officer
Employment Type Permanent
Hours Full time
Salary £20,000 to £24,000 per annum (dependent on experience)
Location Bradford
Application Deadline: 30 September 2017

We want to engage with our supporters effectively in a way that is accessible to them. We need a Social Media Whiz who will utilise the various types of Social Media to ensure that the great work that we do reaches the right audience in the best way possible.

We need a Social Media Officer to…

  • Develop audience-led social media content and campaigns for the charity’s fundraising, health, science and policy campaigns
  • Responsible for the day to day community management of the charity’s social media accounts,
  • Create and publish live content at events as required
  • Advise teams across the charity who are planning social media activity to inform campaign strategy, and wider activity including content plans
  • Develop effective relationships with internal stakeholders, including challenging where appropriate, to ensure campaigns are aligned with the Social media Strategy

To succeed in this role, you should have experience of delivering marketing and campaigns with a social media or digital element. We are looking for knowledge of social and digital channels and platforms, namely Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, Pinterest and Instagram, as well as a strong understanding of how to maximise these media to optimise marketing reach and engagement.

Please apply by attaching your CV and a supporting statement explaining why you want the role and what you would bring to the team and send to

Fundraising Officer (West Midlands) 

Title Fundraising Officer (West Midlands region)
Employment Type Permanent
Hours Full time
Salary £16,000 – £20,000 per annum (dependent on experience)
Location Birmingham
Job ref: FOWM0617
Application Deadline: 30 September 2017

Orphans in Need is looking to employ a proactive, professional and highly motivated individual to fulfil their potential with our small, dynamic team. We need an individual who is willing to accept the challenging mission of being the Fundraising Officer (West Midlhands) for Orphans in Need.

Among many responsibilities, you will co-ordinate local campaigns and fundraising activities and constantly find new ways of increasing funds.  You will develop, revise and implement the UK fundraising plan and budget for the North region.  You will support seasonal fundraising and marketing campaigns and supervise volunteer activities.

You will need to be educated to degree level and have experience in fundraising campaigns and events management. Good communication and interpersonal skills are essential as well as being a confident public speaker.  You will possess excellent organisational and have good knowledge of contemporary fundraising techniques.  Being able to work under pressure and work on own initiative is also essential.

If the above applies to you then please complete the application form below detailing how you meet each of the criteria in the person specification for your chance to fulfil your deed in helping Orphans in Need.

To apply, please download and fill out the application form and send to



Admin Support Assistants (Bradford)

Title Admin Support Assistants
Employment Type Temporary
Duration 8-10 weeks (extendable) May to July
Hours 40 plus hours per week
Salary £7.05 – £7.50 per hour
Location Bradford


The Orphans in Need Donor Relations Department is looking for dedicated and enthusiastic staff to support us during the busy Ramadan period. Available to start immediately, you will help the team prepare for our most important time of the year.

As an Admin Support Assistant, you will be working as part of this dynamic team in a fast-paced and busy environment, processing all types of donations in a timely manner. You will also be required to participate in crucial telephone campaigns prior to and during the Ramadan campaign.

Suitable candidates will have experience of providing admin support with the ability to multi task and work effectively in a busy environment. You will have good numeracy skills and excellent attention to detail, coupled with the ability to communicate effectively over the phone. But most importantly, you’ll be determined to make your mark on countless lives.

Please send completed applications to

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