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Head of Fundraising & Communications (maternity cover)

Head of Fundraising & Communications (maternity cover)

  • Location

    Bath, Somerset

  • Sector:

    Communications, Fundraising

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  • Salary:

    £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Competitive Benefits

  • Contact:

    Nick Ogden

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    15 Months

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Head of Fundraising & Communications (maternity cover), Charity, Bath - £40,000 pro rata

  • Do you have a fundraising and communications background?
  • Do you have experience in trusts and foundations?
  • Would you like to work for an established disability charity?

Pro-Marketing has partnered with an excellent disability charity who are seeking a Head of Fundraising & Communications (maternity cover). This is an exciting Head of Fundraising & Communications role where the post holder will lead and inspire the existing fundraising and communications team and will have a particular focus in donations from Trusts and Foundations.

What's great about this organisation?

  • Well established disability charity
  • Recognised brand
  • 27 days annual leave (plus bank holidays)
  • Flexible working arrangements are available
  • Pension scheme

In this role, you will be responsible for…

  • Leading the fundraising and communications team to achieve budgeted income
  • Implementing and delivering a successful fundraising and communications business plan
  • Best practice surrounding fundraising, GDPR, Gift Aid and direct marketing
  • Growing and setting up strong relationships with key donors and supporters to be trying to secure large gifs from foundations, individuals and corporates
  • Ensuring the eTapestry fundraising database is maintained and updated correctly
  • Line managing a Trusts and Foundations Fundraiser, Marketing and Communications Officer and a Senior Fundraising Officer (+ volunteers)

You will be perfectly suited for this role if you have…

  • A successful fundraising and communications background
  • Experience in trusts and foundations would be very desirable
  • Experience in soliciting gifts of six figures up
  • Knowledge in marketing and fundraising legislation
  • Excellent relationship building skills with a broad range of prospective fundraisers and supporters
  • Previously implemented a communications and fundraising plan
  • A full driving licence

What next?

If you are interested in applying for this Head of Fundraising & Communications (maternity cover) role, or in learning more, then contact me ASAP:

Tel: 0207 269 6338



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