CV, Charity Fundraiser seeks role in Nonprofit Organization in USA

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 10040

Skills keywords: communications, event management, fundraising, marketing, public relations
Short Bio:

Articulate and engaging communicator, tenacious and solution focused professional, creative thinker and genuinely enthusiastic team player. Passionate about fundraising, marketing, advertising and communications, with a soft spot for the charity sector.

Current location: England, United Kingdom - View on map
Nationality: Greek
Preferred Sector of Employment:  Marketing
Spoken languages: english, french, Greek
Location I am interested in working: United States


St Mungo’s

Face to Face Fundraising Coach (November 2013-Ongoing)

Brief Outline of Duties and Responsibilities:

– Setting up, implementing and project managing the charity’s Face to Face fundraising team in order to generate voluntary income and sign up regular donors.

– Recruiting and training new starters.

– Day to day management and coaching of up to 20 fundraising staff, including 4-5 team leaders.

– Contributing to the Face to Face strategic planning.

– Responding in a timely fashion to negative feedback from PFRA Mystery Shopping and Site Reports.

– Handling complaints, enquiries and requests for information from members of the general public.

St John Ambulance

Regional Fundraising Coordinator (March 2013-November 2013)

Brief Outline of Duties and Responsibilities:

– Compiling, developing and implementing the fundraising strategy for SJA London region.

– Planning, managing and supporting the fundraising activity of over 160 units.

– Identifying new opportunities to maximise the charity’s fundraising potential.

– Setting up community events, organising supermarket bag packs and collections.

– Liaising with trusts, foundations and local businesses. Applying for grants.

– Generating PR leads.


Face to Face Fundraiser (November 2012-January 2013)

Brief Outline of Duties and Responsibilities:

– Team leading, advising and supporting fellow fundraisers.

– Raising awareness about housing and homelessness and inspiring others to take action.

– Recruiting long term donors.

Macmillan Cancer Support

Brand Assistant (January 2012-October 2012)


– Obtained unprecedented amounts of free advertising space for the charity.

– Developed a broad network of new contacts, including advertising agencies and media owners.

– Proposed and secured campaigns through multiple innovative media channels.

– Orchestrated the design of several new artworks.

Brief Outline of Duties and Responsibilities:

– Raising awareness and understanding of Macmillan Cancer Support among key audiences.

– Conducting research and keeping ahead of current trends in communications.

– Contacting media owners, negotiating advertising deals and securing free space for the charity.

Corporate Partnerships Volunteer (September 2012)

Brief Outline of Duties and Responsibilities:

– Assisting in the launch of the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning.

– Liaising with hundreds of supporters and corporate partners (HSBC, Nationwide, M&S).

World Wildlife Fund

Direct Dialogue Representative (May 2011-August 2011)

Brief Outline of Duties and Responsibilities:

– Informing people about the environmental issues on which the organisation campaigns.

– Recruiting new financial supporters.

– Processing bank forms.



Goldsmiths Unversity of London

Master of Arts in Political Communications

Grade: 2:1

Modules included: Structure of Contemporary Political Communications, Critical Perspectives in Political Communications, Rhetoric and Political Speech, and Branding.

Thesis Title: To Shock or to Inspire? Analysing the effectiveness of negative versus positive message framing in televised charity appels. A case study of Barnardo’s and The Girl Effect.


Cardiff University

Bachelor of Arts in Language and Communication

Grade: 2:1

Modules in¬¬cluded: Persuasive Communication, Sociolinguistics, Communication Disorders, Children, Language and Communication, Discourse, Nonverbal Communication, Visual Communication, Social Interaction, Culture, Language and Communication, Media Texts, and Textual Analysis.


Hellenic American Educational Foundation, Athens College-Psychico College

International Baccalaureate Diploma



Full professional profeciency

Lower-First Certificate in English (2002)

IELTS. International English Language Testing System (2005)


Professional working profeciency

DELF, Diplôme d’ Etudes en Langue Française, 1er Degré (1999-2001)

DELF, Diplôme d’ Etudes en Langue Française, 2eme Degré (2002)

DALF, Diplôme Approfondi de Langue Française, Unités B1-B2 (2003)


Native profeciency



Journalist, Columnist and Contributing Editor at Apogevmatini Newspaper, Kathimerini Newspaper, K Magazine, GK Magazine and Tachidromos Magazine.