Head of Fundraising

Location
London
Salary
Up to £36,000
Posted
30 Aug 2017
Closes
21 Sep 2017
Ref
JO1396
Hours
Full Time

Job Title:  Head of Fundraising

Fixed term appointment for 3 years

Hours:  4 or 5 days per week Monday to Friday (some evenings and weekends)

Salary:  up to £36K

Location:  London NW10

We are working in partnership with Sickle Cell Society, a small national organisation that supports and represents people affected by sickle cell disease to improve their overall quality of life.  The charity is now seeking to appoint a Head of Fundraising to lead the fundraising team in implementing the fundraising strategy to achieve its fundraising priorities and targets.

The successful individual will demonstrate:

  • A minimum of three years’ experience of fundraising in at least two of the following fields: community fundraising; individual giving; corporate fundraising
  • Experience of successfully implementing a fundraising strategy
  • Knowledge of the typical funding mix for a charity such as Sickle Cell Society
  • Understanding of the motivations for giving amongst different donor sources and how to utilise these to achieve support
  • Understanding of confidentiality, record-keeping and the ability to put this into practice

We are seeking an enthusiastic and engaging individual with excellent communications skills and the ability to propose, initiate and develop new ideas.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right individual.  If you feel you have the skills and experience to succeed in this role, we very much look forward to hearing from you.

Please submit your CV in a word document, with a supporting statement, to Jill Livingstone,

info@charismarecruitment.co.uk quoting our reference JO1396.

Interview date: 14 September 2017