Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, South East
Job description

Our Community Fundraising team is going through an exciting period of growth and development, setting new fundraising targets and goals going forward. If you are an experienced fundraiser, this is an excellent opportunity to join us, develop your career, and truly make a positive difference to the lives of blind and partially sighted people.


As an Area Fundraising Manager you will be proactive in the contribution to the development of Volunteer Fundraising and be able to achieve and sustain a budgeted income by creating a vibrant and effective networks of volunteers.


With experience of fundraising at a community level and "making the ask" for support you'll be able to recruit a team of Volunteer Fundraisers to achieve your goals.


You'll be a strong team leader, able to speak to a wide variety of people to ensure results are delivered and targets met. Able to use your initiative and be able to identify opportunities within your area, you'll be able to maximise success and deliver results. You will also be experienced in motivating people to get involved and quickly building a rapport and establishing professional relationships with others, such as supporting companies and individuals.


A full driving license and willingness to drive is required for this role.


To apply please click the apply button to download an application pack.


Closing date for applications is the 19th of October.

Interviews will be held on the 30th of October.


Reference: 8379

Salary:  £22,217

Location: Bucks Vision, 143 Meadowcroft , Aylesbury Buckinghamshire HP19 9HH

Hours: 36 per week  

We’re the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) and we’re here for everyone affected by sight loss. Working for us means working for one of the UK’s biggest charities, supporting almost two million people living with sight loss in the UK.  

Posted on: 05 October 2015
Closed date: 19 October 2015
Job ref: 8379
Tags: Fundraising