Head of Fundraising & Communications

£50k per year
11 Oct 2016
08 Nov 2016
Natalie Lawford
Full Time
Contract Type

I am working on behalf of a small but ambitious health charity who is hoping to appoint a dynamic Head of Fundraising and Communications on a permanent basis.

Leading the team, you will be responsible for overseeing and developing a competitive portfolio of fundraising activities, including corporate, major gifts, events and legacies.

Key Responsibilities:

Review the current fundraising strategy with the view to develop new revenue streams.

Lead and develop a fundraising & communications team focused on delivering performance target

Review and implement a vibrant communications strategy, ensuring effective messaging to reach all of the organisations internal and external audiences.

Build new relationships with potential new Patrons, high value supporters, sponsors and other partners.

Support the Chief Executive in promoting the brand and campaigns of the organisation.

To be considered you must have the following skills and experience:

Significant senior manager experience within the charity sector

Demonstrable experience in a range of fundraising disciplines

Experience of developing a fundraising strategy and success in achieving fundraising/income targets using a wide range of techniques.

Experience of preparing/monitoring work plans and managing budgets

Ability to work well as part of a small team and to support, manage and motivate other members of staff and volunteers