Leeds, West Yorkshire

£40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum



About the organisation

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Job Description

Head of Fundraising and Marketing
Salary: £40,000-£45,000
Full time 37.5 hours (part time 4 days considered)
Based in Leeds but raising funds across the Yorkshire Region

Here at Eden Brown we are delighted to be partnering with an organisation that is


Candlelighters is a Yorkshire based charity that is determined to fight children's cancer by improving treatments and finding cures. We have a hugely exciting opportunity to join this charity as Head of Fundraising and Marketing, taking on the exciting challenge of leading this team strategically to great success.
As Head of Fundraising and Marketing you will be responsible for the strategic direction of the fundraising department, through the implementation of a new fundraising strategy in order to significantly grow the income. This role is responsible for all aspects of income generation including corporate, community, trusts and foundations and capital appeals. You will be expected to grow and develop existing income streams as well as take on the exciting challenge of diversifying into new income channels to fund emerging plans. Working as part of the proactive and passionate SMT, this role provides real scope to shape the strategic future of this charity's financial growth.

To be considered for this role you must come to us with significant experience working in a fundraising environment at a strategic level. You must be able to provide demonstrable evidence of developing and delivering fundraising strategies in excess of £2m. A known leader, you must be capable of organising projects and reporting against budgets as well as have experience structuring and directing a team to great success. Proactive, solution focussed and passionate you must have the necessary interpersonal relationship skills to engage with diverse audiences and build relationships both internally and externally. Perhaps most importantly you should come to us with an unrivalled hunger to embrace what is a hugely exciting opportunity to create change, influence strategically and be the catalyst to enable the income growth that will support the continued work of this wonderfully worthy organisation.

To register your interest please send an up to date CV to [email protected] or get in touch for more information.

Your expert recruitment consultant is Leanne Roberts, call today on 0113 220 7540 or email [email protected] Eden Brown is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. Eden Brown Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.