Fundraising Campaign Manager (fixed term contract - up to 24 months)
£28,000 - £32,000 per annum
Loughborough LE11 3QF
This is an exciting opportunity to use your experience of fundraising and play a key role in generating income for a leading children’s charity. We are the Youth Sport Trust, an organisation that is devoted to pioneering new ways of using sport to improve children’s wellbeing and give them a brighter future. We are an ambitious charity with a clear vision for growth and a strong sense of values.
As Fundraising Campaign Manager, you will work alongside partners to develop, coordinate and drive forward key fundraising campaigns. Working with two key partners initially in 2019/20. You will collaborate with colleagues to generate compelling and engaging campaigns and collateral. Important will be the ability to ensure fundraising activities are compliant with all relevant Fundraising, ISO and other regulatory or governance requirements. You will also help identify and secure opportunities for new fundraising campaigns and partners. Your remit will include coordinating and managing challenge event activities to maximise effectiveness as well as ensuring a tangible ROI. You will monitor activity, deliver regular reporting and provide insight too.
You will demonstrate an enviable record of delivering increased funding from a range of sources, such as grant giving organisations, high net worth individuals or corporate fundraising events. Effective at researching funding opportunities you will be able to demonstrate a history of developing and implementing successful fundraising initiatives and processes. You will also possess a good understanding of fundraising techniques. An effective project manager you will be good at planning and have an eye for detail. A skilled communicator you will excel at building relationships, influencing others and team working.
If you have the skills to deliver increased income to support our work to build a brighter future for children and young people through sport, please visit our website and apply online via the link.
Youth Sport Trust positively welcomes and seeks to ensure we achieve diversity in our workforce and that all job applicants and employees receive equal and fair treatment. We encourage applications from all candidates regardless of age, race, gender, gender identity, religion, sexual orientation, disability, or nationality.
Closing Date: 10am on 1 May 2019
Interviews: 9 May 2019, in Loughborough
Registered charity number: 1086915