Thetford, Norfolk (On-site)
£29162.00-£32403.00 per year
Job description

Individual Giving Manager
Thetford, Norfolk
Full time,Permanent
£29,162 to £32,403 depending on experience + 11% employer pension contribution

As the BTO moves into its 90th year in existence and prepares a new strategy, we are looking for an experienced Individual Giving Fundraiser to join our team of passionate and committed people. Individual Giving is a developing area of our income portfolio and there is plenty of room for the right candidate to bring and test new ideas. The successful candidate will bring proven experience of developing, delivering and analysing direct marketing campaigns and excellent written and verbal communication skills to continue building internal relationships with our science colleagues. Knowledge and experience of digital/email marketing is desirable 

BTO supporters are incredibly committed and give time, experience and money to the organisation. They are very knowledgeable and look to BTO to be a source of information and learning. Developing emotive asks that strike the right balance should prove an interesting challenge for the right candidate.

The right candidate does not have to be a birder or ornithologist, instead a passion for learning and developing is essential.

This position is based at our HQ in Thetford, Norfolk, although you will be able to work from home part of the time. We have a hybrid working policy which allows staff to work more flexibly and work from home 40% of the time and the office 60% of the time.

You can read the full role description by clicking on the role description under 'supporting documents' in the job details on our careers page. Please contact us if you are not sure if you meet all the criteria for the role and would like to discuss the role in more detail.

BTO harnesses the skills and passion of birdwatchers to advance our understanding of ornithology and produce impartial science, communicated so that it can be of benefit to everyone.

BTO increases knowledge of birds and other wildlife, and their relationships with the environment and people, by:

  • Enabling more people to learn about birds and science and grow through participation in environmental discovery.
  • Delivering impartial, impactful and relevant science.
  • Inspiring and empowering people with an understanding of birds and the importance of knowledge.

The success of BTO is based on firm foundations that include: motivated and skilled staff and volunteers; a strong reputation; a robust business model and effective governance systems and processes.
We are:

  • Inclusive and supportive
  • Impartial
  • Passionate
  • Collaborative and open to new ideas

£29,162 to £32,403 depending on experience
Annual leave entitlement on starting is 25 days plus bank holidays (pro rata if part time).
Life assurance (four times salary)
11% employer pension contribution
Employee Assistance Programme
Retail discounts and Cycle to work scheme
Discounts on BTO books
Flexible working

Closing date for receipt of applications is 23:59 on Tuesday 26th July and Interviews will be held in Thetford 2nd to 4th August.
If you have any questions, please contact [email protected]

If you have a disability or long-term illness that otherwise prevents you from meeting any of the essential criteria, please contact us to discuss whether a reasonable adjustment could be made.
As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy.

We recognise that candidates from minority ethnic groups are under-represented in our organisation, and that there are often additional barriers present for people from these groups when applying for roles in the charity sector and beyond. We are committed to taking positive action to expand the diversity of our staff team, and if you meet the essential criteria for a role and are from a minority ethnic background, you'll be guaranteed a first stage interview.

Charity No. 216652 (E&W); SC039193 (Scotland)

Posted on: 12 July 2022
Closed date: 26 July 2022 at 23:59
Job ref: HS587527TheIGM
Tags: Fundraising, Digital