British Heart Foundation

Fundraising Manger - Northumberland, Tyne & Wear

Up to £31550 per annum + benefits
01 Oct 2018
15 Oct 2018
5594 (500820)
Full Time
Contract Type
We have an exciting opportunity for a Fundraising Manager to join our Community Fundraising team and cover the areas of Northumberland, Tyne & Wear. We have ambitious targets to help beat heartbreak for everyone. At the British Heart Foundation.

We are looking for a talented fundraiser to help us raise funds for the BHF. This is a brilliant opportunity to join our energetic team looking to continue our recent track record of fantastic growth. We're looking for people who are as ambitious as we are, as well as being experts in their fields to help our vision become a reality. We're brave, informed, compassionate and driven and if that sounds like you, we'd love to hear from you.

Community Fundraising is all about being cause-driven and is a team at the forefront of our fundraising drive to power and accelerate our research. With an established world class team, we plan to significantly grow our income to £18 million by 2021 in order to have even greater impact on the people, patients and families in Northumberland, Tyne & Wear, across the United Kingdom and worldwide.
About you

With a demonstrable track record of success in proactively forming and developing fundraising groups and recruiting individual volunteers and supporters, you'll have previous experience of securing transformative fundraising partnerships, nurturing high worth opportunities and delivering national campaigns, local projects and maximising community engagement. You'll have excellent communication, people management and relationship building skills.

You will have the opportunity to make a real difference and impact in your community, help grow our BHF family and raise funds to power remarkable research breakthroughs.

You must live within the Northumberland, Tyne & Wear area and have good knowledge of the fabulous people and opportunities that exist across this area. You'll be working with our inspiring supporters and volunteers on a daily basis, building relationships and empowering people to bring all that they can to help beat heartbreak for everyone.

If you intend to relocate, please make this clear in your submission. You will also need a full UK driving licence plus previous experience of working remotely and be able to demonstrate an ability to manage and motivate yourself; whilst still working collaboratively with colleagues.

About us

Help us beat heartbreak for everyone.

When you work at the British Heart Foundation, you become a part of medical history. Part of a world leading organisation that has played a role in decades of life saving breakthroughs, from heart transplants and pacemakers to stents and clot busting drugs. And we're not about to stop any time soon. We are here to beat heartbreak forever. To stop heart and circulatory diseases, stroke, vascular dementia and the impacts of diabetes devastating families. And if you want to help us get there sooner, you could be the Fundraising Manager we need in Northumberland, Tyne & Wear.
How to apply

To apply for this role please click through to our website for further details. Our process involves submitting your CV and supporting statement, which should outline your interest and explain how you meet the role's criteria.

Interviews will be held 25th October 2018.

British Heart Foundation recognises and respects the value and diversity of all.