Head of Innovation and New Product Development
Harris Hill is delighted to be assisting the fantastic cancer support charity, Teenage Cancer Trust (TCT), in the search for a new Head of Innovation and New Product Development.
TCT is a National charity that works across the country, providing expert treatment and support to young adults from the moment they hear the word cancer. In the 2017-18 financial year, the organisation relied on 54.5% of its income from donations and public fundraising. of its annual income. Of this income, 54.2% went towards cancer services. The organisation run various events throughout the year for those affected by the disease, such as Find Your Sense of Tumour , which is held on a weekend and is packed full of educational and therapeutic sessions as well as social activities. TCT rely on their volunteer workers as much as their full-time staff to dedicate their lives to making the cancer journey more bearable.
TCT are looking for an exceptional Head of Innovation and New Product Development to establish a business-critical new function. We need our Heads of Fundraising to be brilliant leaders with stacks of emotional intelligence and stakeholder engagement skills. You will be the charity's Innovation and New Product Development strategic lead, responsible for setting up a new function at Teenage Cancer Trust to develop a portfolio of products to attract, engage, recognise and retain a range of different fundraising audiences.
To be considered for this role you will need to be well versed in building and managing relationships with current and future donors. In conjunction with this, you will need to have a sharp eye for trends and new opportunities in the fundraising market. Strong analytical skills for complex information are vital, to then make informed decisions in line with the wider Fundraising strategy. Demonstrable excellent written communication skills and project management skills. Ability to work to deadlines and prioritise your workload.
If you would like to receive a full job specification for this role or have a confidential conversation, please send your cv to email@example.com or call Natalie at Harris Hill on 0207 820 7336.
The process is a CV and a supporting statement.
Closing date-28th October
First interview- 11th November
Second interview -21st Novemeber
Only suitable candidates will be contacted.
We look forward to hearing from you.