We are Parentkind, a leading charity that supports and champions all the ways parents can participate in education. We are also the leading membership organisation for parent teacher associations in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. As Parentkind enters a new phase of growth, we are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Development Manager to join our Head Office in Tonbridge, Kent.
Who you are:
You are an innovator with a proven track record of managing key projects, securing grants and developing new revenue streams to achieve targets which deliver fundamental change. You’re able to work well under pressure and to successfully manage competing priorities and deadlines. You’re proactive and collaborative as well as being a great communicator.
Reporting to the Development and Membership Director, you will be responsible for leading Parentkind’s new, innovative and creative development activities; creating and implementing a pipeline of grant funding opportunities as well as developing and strengthening membership initiatives. You will also be responsible for growing our new revenue streams.
You will be integral to ensuring that Parentkind becomes a recognised brand for parents and wider stakeholders within the educational sector. You will be managing a variety of development projects from conception right through to implementation. In particular, Schools Membership and also to further develop our new grant funding strategy.
Responsibilities will include:
- Membership development
- Grant funding initiatives
- Devising new revenue pilots
- Managing a small team
If you share our passion to support parents in their role in their children’s education and feel you have the right qualities to make a difference then we would love to hear from you.
Job Type: Full-time (35 hours a week), permanent
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per annum, depending on experience.
Please submit your CV and a covering letter via Parentkind’s online recruitment system. The job pack can be downloaded from our website, via the Apply button.
Closing date: 10.00 am on Monday 11th June 2018.
Unfortunately we are unable to consider any applications which are received after the deadline.
First interviews will be held on Friday 22nd June 2018.
Second interviews will be held on Thursday 28th June 2018.