Organisation: Four Paws

Position: Legacy Fundraising Officer

Location: UK, Austria

Salary: A gross salary of minimum EURO 40.000

Closing date: 17/11/2021 (day/month/year)

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Legacy Fundraising Officer

Four Paws


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

Job description

 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.  

 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.





Candidate requirements

Your profile should illustrate:

  • A track record of around 4 years of individual giving (strong focus on digital fundraising).
  • A minimum 2/3 years in legacy fundraising is a must.
  • 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 and interpersonal skills.


Additional comments

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.


How to apply

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

Position: Major Giving Specialist/Fundraising Advisor FOUR PAWS INTERNATIONAL



Contact person: Silvia Morales

Response email:


Preferred method of response: Email

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