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Fundraising Manager (Maternity Cover)

Harris Hill
£35k - 37k per year
Closing date
18 Jul 2024

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Fundraising, Community Fundraising
Health & Medical
Full Time
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Harris Hill are delighted to be working with a fantastic health charity to recruit for a Fundraising Manager in order to  cover 12 months of maternity leave.


As a Fundraising Manager you will:

  • Focus on developing the charity’s Events, Community and Individual Giving income, whilst developing relationships with individuals across the UK, to raise funds and increase the profile of the charity.
  • Oversee delivering an annual programme of fundraising and income generating activities, including an exciting national events programme, community development programme, and individual giving programme
  • Supporting the team in reaching the income targets for the charity as well as delivering a strategy to grow sustainable income

In order to be successful, you must have experienced :

  • Experience of working in a fundraising or sales/marketing environment (preferably within the charity sector)

• Excellent proven leadership skills

• Excellent financial planning skills and the ability to manage large and complex budgets

 • Experience of planning, delivering and evaluating fundraising activities and events with the aim of continuous improvement

• Experience of fundraising or marketing campaigns including acquisition and retention campaigns

• Working with designers, copywriters, printers and mailing houses to develop and produce mailing packs

• Developing relationships with supporters who are devising and undertaking their own fundraising activities

• Excellent written skills – ability to tell a compelling story

• Strong face-to-face interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate with confidence and fluency

• Self-motivation and ability to work independently

• Competency in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel and Word, and using databases, preferably Salesforce


Salary: £35,000- £37,000 per annum

Contract type: 12 months FTC

Location: Stroud, Gloucestershire, hybrid working,

Deadline: on rolling basis

Interview: ASAP

Recruitment process: Cv and Supporting Statement to


If this sounds like you, then please do get in touch ASAP!


As leading charity recruitment specialists and a certified B Corp™, Harris Hill is committed to high and ever-improving standards of equitable and inclusive recruitment. We actively welcome applications from all sections of the community regardless of age, disability, gender, race, religion, sexuality and other protected characteristics.


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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