Director of Fundraising

£60000 - £70000 per annum
16 Sep 2016
09 Oct 2016
Full Time
Contract Type
This is an exciting opportunity to lead the Kidney Research UK Fundraising team in developing and implementing an overall income strategy for the charity and growing all areas of voluntary income generation.

The Director of Fundraising plays a key part in the planning and co-ordination of operational activities, contributes as a member of SMT to the development and delivery of Kidney Research UK's strategy, and provides leadership, support and development to all staff in the fundraising team.

You will have significant experience of managing and developing fundraising strategy and teams, and a proven track record in delivering income, in particular in securing major gifts from individuals and funding partners, and through direct marketing. Experience in managing community based fundraising and charity events would be beneficial, as would experience of managing a development or appeal board. You must be adept at financial and numerical reporting, with strategic planning skills and proven leadership ability.

Our successful candidate will have excellent relationship building and communication skills, will enjoy working in a collaborative environment, and will be energetic with a drive to be successful and inspire others.

In return, we offer the opportunity to be part of the senior management team in the leading UK charity funding research that focuses on the prevention, treatment and management of kidney disease. It's an exciting time for the charity with lots of fresh new initiatives taking place that we want you to be involved in.

To apply, please submit a Word Document version of your CV. Full job descriptions will be provided by Prospectus to shortlisted candidates.