Director of Marketing and Fundraising

Harris Hill
£54k - 60k per year
Closing date
24 Sep 2020

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Fundraising, Marketing, Management, Corporate Fundraising, Legacies Fundraising
Full Time
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An animal protection charity is looking to hire a new Director of Marketing and Fundraising to provide strategic leadership to the organisation’s marketing and fundraising functions to grow income and deliver key messages to win the hearts and minds of a broader audience through a wide range of marketing initiatives and our education programme.  

This an exciting opportunity for an experienced leader to take over the momentum of the role at a time of growth and success. As part of the Senior Management team you will work closely with the Chief Executive Officer and other departmental Directors to shape organisational strategies and develop programmes and projects to support the charity’s objectives.   An inspirational leader, you will oversee the development and implementation of strategy and business plans across Individual Giving, Legacies, Partnerships, Supporter Retention, Digital & Data and Marketing. Your remit will include:   •             leading on the collection, interpretation and use of available audience data to better understand, target and grow audiences •             overseeing our digital communications channels and website to generate audience interest, promote fundraising and maximise income generation opportunities •             brand awareness both internally and externally

The ideal candidate:

  • Previous experience of setting a strategy to maximise income growth, building brand awareness and leading a team through creative and strategic management.
  • Genuine empathy and compassion for animals
  • The ability to drive forward change and adapt your response accordingly to changing needs and circumstances
·       A ‘hands on’ and ‘can do’ approach, you will be an accomplished communicator capable of representing the organisation at all levels. ·       You will have demonstrable experience of creative and effective direction and development of marketing and fundraising, and experience in a senior management role in the charity sector, for instance a deputy or director role.

Salary £54,000 - £60,000 per annum

Full time, permanent role

Based in Surrey with flexibility to work from home up to 3 days per week

Generous holiday entitlement of 28 days per year in addition to public holidays

Most importantly you will be joining a passionate, collaborative and committed team. If you are excited by this opportunity then please do call me for an initial conversation 02078207305, or e-mail

To apply, please send your CV along with a letter of interest to The closing date for applications is 9.00am Friday 18th September 2020.



Harris Hill has been providing the Charity and Not-for-Profit sector with high quality recruitment solutions for over 27 years. In the past year we have worked on more than 3,000 charity vacancies (approximately 2,000 permanent and 1,000 temporary) and are continuing to grow, developing new teams to respond to the strong demand for specialist charity professionals.

Our teams focus on specific functions within charities including Fundraising, Marketing/PR/Digital, Data Management & Business Support, Finance, Human Resources, Temporary and Executive-level roles.

We are committed to delivering a level of excellence to both candidates and clients alike and have an unrivalled reputation for finding talented people their ideal charity jobs within the UK's leading national and international charities and non-profit organisations.

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