British Heart Foundation

Innovation Manager

£43000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
20 May 2019
03 Jun 2019
6580 (500013)
Full Time
Contract Type

Are you an Innovation specialist looking to lead on transformational Innovation at one of the UK's largest Charities? Do you have experience designing, developing and delivering fresh new audience-led concepts that will radically grow income?

We're recruiting a new Innovation Manager to deliver new fundraising products which will be capable of generating significant income to fund our life-saving research. You'll be responsible for steering a cross-organisational team through the process of innovation: insight, ideation, testing, scoping and delivering new products back into the organisation.

This is an incredible opportunity for social entrepreneurs who want to apply their talent, skills and determination to change the future of innovation at the one of the UK's largest charities. We're looking for passionate, resilient, dedicated individuals to join a driven team with diverse skills and experience.

You'll get the opportunity to deliver unique propositions and innovations that will enable us increase our funding of lifesaving research by 25% over the next 5 years.

About you

We're looking for someone with a proven track-record in innovation and new product development.

To be successful in this role you will have the following experience:
* managing large teams
* engaging senior stakeholders
* delivering business cases to the highest standard
* budgeting, forecasting and contracting 3rd party suppliers.

You'll have a strong vision of what audience-led innovation means and how it can transform the charity sector. Having lead teams through innovation processes you'll have the experience in training and up-skilling those around you. You will also have worked in fast-paced and high pressure environments and delivered commercially successful new products to market.

We're looking for bright, exciting individuals and analytical creatives challenge and develop our fundraising department. Your ability to lead, influence, excite and create will be fundamental to revolutionising the way we fundraise.

If you're creative and curious, determined and driven with a passion to transform Fundraising at the BHF, then we'd love to hear from you.

About us

We have a big job on our hands - beating heartbreak from the world's biggest killers. So we need people who share our values -are brave, compassionate, informed and driven. We need people who share our ambition. And we need people who are experts in their field but and want to make a difference. If that sounds like you, you'll be rewarded with a competitive salary and package of benefits at world class organisation, a healthy work life balance and the support to take your career to new heights.

How to apply

To apply for this role please use the apply button below. Our process involves submitting your CV and a supporting statement.

Interviews will be held 10th June 2019 at our London head office.

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

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