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Legacy Fundraising Officer (m/f/d) 40 hours a week, UK, Austria
Zeitraum: ehestmöglich
Ort: Wien
Positionsebene: mit Berufserfahrung
Mindestgehalt: 40.000 € per year
Bewerbungsfrist: 29. 10. 2021

FOUR PAWS is the global animal welfare organisation for animals under direct human influence, which reveals suffering, rescues animals in need and protects them. Find out more about our sustainable campaigns and projects on

You would like to contribute to something meaningful and work with us along our mission? This is your chance. We are looking for dedicated people to enrich our team.

Legacy Fundraising Officer (m/f/d) 40 hours a week, UK, Austria - 40 Wochenstunden

Your contribution will be:

  • Develop and implement a Legacy Strategy/Action Plan for FOUR PAWS International
  • Identify actions and activities together with the International Fundraising team to continue building a legacy pipeline for International.
  • Build and further the International Legacy Programme: identifying potential Legacy pledgers/donors, cultivating, and stewarding potential legacy donors through the website, e-mailing, legacy pledger journey, social media actions…
  • Create and organise events, workshops, legacy webinars for Legacy pledgers or potential pledgers.
  • Manage and monitor all International Legacy pledges and gifts together with the Legal and Finance Department.
  • Create and nurture a Legacy Fundraising community by Identifying and promoting the share of best practices and knowledge/skill-sharing opportunities for legacy fundraisers in national offices.
  • Working together with the Major Giving Team in establishing KPI’s and reports to monitor and assess progress of the global legacy strategy.
  • Support the major giving team by coordinating information from Programmes to the national offices, distributing key information and stewardship of International donors together with the Major Giving Team.

Your profile ideally illustrates

  • A track record of 3/ 4 years of individual giving (preferably with focus on digital fundraising)
  • Minimum 2/3 years in legacy fundraising.
  • Experience in donor identification and supporter/donor journeys. (Online and/or Off-line).
  • Experience in working with database systems, Salesforce being an asset.
  • Experience in an International organization or in working with multi-cultural staff, teams and donors.
  • Awareness and understanding of trends, legislation and best practice guidelines in relation to legacy fundraising, an asset.
  • Strong communication skills to convey program goals and inspire donors to consider a legacy.
  • Excellent communication, coordination and interpersonal skills.

Our offer includes

  • The opportunity to truly contribute to global animal welfare
  • A multinational team with the spirit of being ONE FOUR PAWS
  • The role will offer an interesting and varied workload, potential to grow with the role and within the organization, the opportunity to work for a leading international animal welfare charity and the chance to make a real difference for animals.
  • A gross salary of minimum EURO 40.000,- per year negotiable depending on the candidate’s qualifications, skills and professional experience relevant for the position.


We are dedicated to the principles of equal opportunity, diversity and plurality.

Be part of a good cause and apply for your next professional challenge with your CV in English to

Silvia Morales
Major Giving Specialist/Fundraising Advisor FOUR PAWS INTERNATIONAL