Senior Community Fundraising Manager

Wakefield, West Yorkshire
£32,177 - £33,866 per annum
14 Mar 2017
02 Apr 2017
Full Time
Contract Type

We are looking for a Senior Community Fundraising Manager to join our growing Community Fundraising team in Wakefield. This opportunity is to work 37.5 hours per week (full time) on a permanent basis.

Title: Senior Community Fundraising Manager
Reference number: 41857
Hours: 37.5 hours per week, plus some additional hours to meet the needs of the post
Location: Wakefield
Contract type: Permanent
Salary: £32,177 - £33,866 per annum
Sense salary points: 40 - 42

About the role

The overall responsibility of this role is to develop and deliver the Community Fundraising strategy, whilst growing income from all local areas in collaboration with the Head of Community and Events.  The successful applicant will have the capacity and drive to juggle various activities including challenge events, local initiatives and activities in other regions to fulfil a growing strategy.

Due to the requirements of this role, a full UK driving licence is essential. However, the successful candidate will be provided with a company car.

About us

Sense is a national charity that supports people who are deafblind, those with sensory impairments and those with complex needs, to enjoy more independent lives.

About you and what we offer

Working at Sense can be incredibly rewarding; we offer the opportunity to work in a large, diverse and successful charity where people can develop their skills, knowledge and careers in a supportive and flexible environment. In addition we have excellent training and development, the opportunity for you to join our Group Personal Pension scheme and a generous annual leave entitlement.

You will have significant experience of fundraising initiatives; ideally from a community fundraising or events background and have management experience. You will be a people person who can build excellent relationships with prospective volunteers and supporters as well as other colleagues within Sense and the families we support. 

Closing date: Sunday 2 April 2017
Interview date: 12th and 19th of April
To start: To be discussed at interview


If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the 'Apply Now' button. You will be directed to our website where you can download the information pack and complete the application form.

If you are a disabled candidate and require a hard copy pack or a different format for example large print, Braille or audio, further details can be found on our website.

Sense is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to ensuring that all staff are motivated, skilled and rewarded by their work. 

No agencies please.