Events Fundraising Manager - Running Events

£43,316, £45,482 or £48,732 depending on location
09 Apr 2018
26 Apr 2018
Full Time
Contract Type

Events Fundraising Manager - Running Events 

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Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. 

Position: Events Fundraising Manager - Running Events 
Location: Flexible – England, Wales and Northern Ireland 
Contract type: Fixed Term – 12 months maternity cover (Secondment opportunity available) 
Hours: 35 per week 
Salary: £43,316, £45,482 or £48,732 (actual per annum, depending on location) 

Closing date: Midday on Thursday 26th April 
Interview date: First round - Thursday 10th May and Friday 11th May 
Second round- Friday 18th May (tbc) 

About the role: 

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a busy and large team on a 12 month contract (maternity cover) to drive excellence and increase income. As Events Fundraising Manager – Running Events, you will lead and manage a team of 8 and be an integral part of the Sports Events management team. Working closely with Alzheimer’s Research UK you will lead on the delivery of the 2019 London Marathon Charity of the Year partnership, liaising with key internal and external stakeholders at all levels to ensure objectives and KPIs for the partnership are met. This is a strategic role and the development and implementation of a long term plan will be a key part of this role. 

About you: 

This is a challenging and extremely busy role in a large and growing team. With a strong background in fundraising, preferably Events fundraising, you will have exceptional leadership and management skills to drive excellence across the Running and wider Sports Team. You will be confident in negotiating with internal and external stakeholders, managing these vital relationships to ensure best practice and the best results for Alzheimer’s Society are achieved. You will have experience of strategic planning and ensuring our supporters have the best experience to drive income and hit our ambitious targets next year, laying the ground work for our longer term ambitions. 

As a member of the Fundraising Management Team you will have a role to play in the wider Fundraising team, championing Sport Events and working together to build long term support of our event participants. 

Alzheimer’s Society is committed to equal opportunities. 

You may have experience of the following: Fundraising Manager, Charities, Not For Profit, Fundraiser, Marketing, Business Development, Donor Manager, Community Fundraising, Third Sector, Charity, Regional Fundraising Manager, Fundraiser etc. 

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.