Head of Community Fundraising (South)

Milton Keynes (30 minutes by train from London Euston) with occasional UK travel
Circa £40,000, dependent on experience
29 Nov 2017
17 Dec 2017
Full Time
Contract Type

Our client is currently looking for someone to lead and manage a team of full-time regional Community Fundraising Managers from Central England southwards. 

Our client is one of the fastest growing national charities in the UK. They are passionate about finding a cure for brain tumours through the establishment of dedicated brain tumour research Centres of Excellence around the UK.

Their vision is to find a cure for brain tumours. Their mission is to build a network of experts in sustainable brain tumour research.

Head of Community Fundraising (South) 
Reports to: Director of Fundraising 
Location: Office-based form our Head Quarters in Milton Keynes (30 minutes by train from 
London Euston) with occasional UK travel 
Salary: c. £40,000, dependent on experience 
Hours of work: Full time, 9 am– 5pm, plus reasonable additional hours necessary to perform duties

You will deliver their fundraising strategy across all community fundraising income streams including: challenges, events, campaigns, Charity of the Year partnerships and collections.

The Ideal Candidate will have:

  • Demonstrable professional experience of community fundraising.
  • Demonstrable professional experience at delivering against income targets.
  • Flexibility in their approach to work, embracing change and development and able to work evenings and weekends when necessary.
  • Outstanding communication skills, including an excellent standard of written English.
  • Experience in managing and motivating staff and/or volunteers.

Main duties:

  • Managing the team, setting team objectives and ensuring income targets are achieved
  • Growing our supporter base while ensuring an exceptional supporter journey for all community fundraisers
  • Developing relationships and partnerships, across the regions, with local businesses and relevant medical institutions
  • Recruiting, developing and managing volunteers

The closing date for this vacancy is Sunday 17th December, 
First interviews taking place on Wednesday 20th December.

If you would like to apply for this position, please click the apply button and attach your CV with a covering letter, demonstrating why you are a suitable candidate, how you could add value to this organisation and detailing your current salary. It will be sent automatically to the employer.

No agencies please.

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