Head of Fundraising

Swansea or Cardiff
£43,638 per annum
06 Oct 2016
01 Nov 2016
Full Time
Contract Type

Shelter Cymru is the people and homes charity in Wales.
Every year, we help thousands of people in Wales who are struggling with bad housing and homelessness. We do this by providing free, independent, expert housing advice on the phone, online and face to face.
A core aim of Shelter Cymru’s 2020 Vision is to increase financial independence.  Growth in fundraised income is critical to both sustain and further increase our capacity to prevent homelessness across Wales, we have made a huge impact over the past 35 years, helping over half a million people in need and bringing about policy and legislative changes that have helped many more.
We are looking for a Head of Fundraising who leads and shapes the charity’s fundraising activities and investments,  enabling us to achieve growth in voluntary income and increased public engagement. 
As an experienced and innovative fundraiser who can build on our new fundraising strategy and help to reach our 2020 Vision goals of 10,000 new supporters and £1 million in new independent income, we are looking for someone who is passionate about what they do and wants to be a part of a dynamic and ambitious team. 
The post holder leads the fundraising division delivering, Trusts & Foundations, Corporate, Individual Giving, Legacy, Community & Events fundraising, and is a member of the charity’s Senior Management Team providing collective leadership across the whole organisation. 
We hope you feel encouraged to 'Join us'  and 'Make our vision a reality'.
Closing date for applicants: 10am on Tuesday 1st November
Selection process and timescales
First interview: Week commencing: November 14th
Final interview: Week commencing:  November 21st