Location: Lancashire, base to be agreed with successful applicant
Grade/Salary: £26,539 - £29,520, depending on experience
Hours of Work: Flexible, 35 hours per week
This is a very exciting time to join Age UK Lancashire and to play a key role in contributing to delivery of our three year strategy for growth. The successful applicant will join a small, supportive team, committed to raising funds so that the charity can continue to provide essential, high quality, responsive services to the older people of Lancashire, Blackpool and North Sefton.
We are seeking an individual who has a proven track record in developing high value relationships, identifying new supporters, sales, stewarding relationships, securing multi-year pledges and accessing networks of supporters.
This role would suit someone who has a natural ability to build rapport with potential donors, is exceptionally pro-active and self-motivated, enjoys working collaboratively and has empathy with the work of Age UK Lancashire, to grow the income of a charity that has a national name, but a very local identity and focus.
You will develop relationships with individuals, agencies and corporates to generate productive partnerships for the charity including: sponsorship of services; donations of retail stock; pre-retirement course sales.
Have responsibility for establishing and developing our major gifts and individual giving programmes to make a significant impact on the charity’s income from these sources.
Assist in the development of a culture within Age UK Lancashire that engages the wider staff team in productive relationships with donors.
If you - Enjoy variety in fundraising, to grow a charity with a very local identity and focus.
Are an experienced fundraiser or salesperson with a proven track record.
Have experience of working with high value donors and enjoy working collaboratively with excellent people skills.
Are an excellent relationship manager, highly pro-active, self-motivated and organised.
We would love to hear from you, this position could be perfect for you?
The nature of the post will require travel across the area. A full driving licence, appropriate insurance cover and use of a car are essential.
For an informal discussion about the post please contact Alison Read, Director of Partnerships and Growth, contact details can be found on our website.
For an application pack and more information, please visit our website.
Closing date: 28th October 2019 5pm (early applications are invited)
Interview date: 19th November 2019
The client requests no contact from agencies or media sales.