Director of Fundraising

High Wycombe
£50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
04 Aug 2017
31 Aug 2017
Full Time
Contract Type
Eden Brown is honoured to announce a rare opportunity to join Thames Valley Air Ambulance as Director of Fundraising. This charity plays an integral role in the community, saving lives across Berkshire, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire. Thanks to tremendous public support and donations, the charity has recently been able to significantly enhance its service and has ambitious plans for the future. You never know when you or a loved-one might be in need of this invaluable life-saving service, and to take the lead in the charity that enables this emergency service to operate is a truly rewarding opportunity.
As part of the planned growth, this new role offers the opportunity to lead and inspire a dynamic team of fundraisers, growing income and taking the lead in managing the income generation strategy across multiple channels including community, corporate, trust & foundation, legacy, individuals, lottery and cash collection boxes. You will take accountability for the fundraising department, with responsibility for recruitment, training and development as well as ensuring financial and legal compliance. Working as part of the senior management team you will also play a key role in the strategic direction of the charity
To be considered for this role you must have significant experience of developing and delivering successful fundraising strategies and a proven track record in achieving significant income levels. You will have a demonstrable experience leading and managing fundraising staff and working with volunteers. With a background in senior fundraising you must have the ability to influence people at all levels. Experience of new fundraising channels is advantageous, as is an understanding of the emergency services environment.
This really is a truly fantastic opportunity to work in a pivotal role leading a team to raise income that saves lives across the area. To register your interest in this fabulous opportunity please contact either Leanne Roberts, Laura Crossley or Charlie Crew on the regional fundraising team on 0113 2207540 or send an up to date CV in the first instance, to register your interest to:

Closing Date: 5pm -31st of August 2017
First Stage Interview: Week Commencing 11th of September 2017
Second Stage Interview: Week Commencing 18th of September 2017


Your expert recruitment consultant is Leanne Roberts, call today on 0113 394 0133 or email

Eden Brown is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.
Eden Brown Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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