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Senior Events Fundraising Manager

Harris Hill
£42.5k per year
Closing date
30 Sep 2021

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Fundraising, Events Fundraising
Children & Youth
Full Time
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A great opportunity has arisen for a Senior Events Fundraising Manager for a national charity based in London. The purpose of this role is to shape and lead on how the Events Fundraising team at the charity delivers the portfolio of events to ensure that income is maximised from this important revenue stream.

Please send your CV and Supporting Statement ASAP

Interview date: 20th September via Teams.

Key responsibilities:

To lead the development and delivery of the Events fundraising strategy and the events portfolio
To manage the Events Fundraising team to ensure they are motivated and supported to achieve optimum performance
Maximise net income from Events and existing Events fundraising supporters, and identifying, securing and developing new relationships with potential partners.
To be responsible for developing internal and external relationships and representing the Trust at the highest levels
To develop and implement a marketing and PR strategy for all the Events in the portfolio to maximise ticket sales and income

Person specification:

Experience of working in a fundraising events role Desirable
Experience of setting and managing an income and expenditure budget Essential
Experience of managing and motivating staff and / or volunteers Essential
Experience of working with volunteer committees and high net worth individuals Desirable
Experience of delivering complex events for thousands of people Desirable
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and database packages Essential
Knowledge of GDPR Essential
Capable of deputising in the absence of the Head of Volunteer Fundraising
Essential skills include:
A strong leader, decision-maker, having drive, energy and ambition, possessing excellent communication skills, be a team player, be able to plan and organise effectively and manage multiple activities concurrently


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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