Birmingham, West Midlands Coventry, West Midlands Leicester Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

£29,596 p/a plus car allowance

Permanent, Full-time

87603

Job Description

Fundraising Manager 

Hft is one of the largest and longest-established charities supporting people with learning disabilities. We work with people with learning disabilities to enable them to live the best lives possible. It's about giving people with learning disabilities the chance to have the kind of lives we might want for ourselves, or for our loved ones. This is what we do and this is why we need you to join our Fundraising Team. 

Position: Divisional Fundraising Manager - Central 
Location: Home based, ideally in or around Central England (Cambridge, Birmingham, Coventry, Leicester, Nottingham, Stoke-on-Trent) with regular travel to Hft services within the region. 
Job type: Full Time, Permanent 
Hours: 35 hours per week 
Salary: £29,596 pa plus car allowance 
Benefits: Hft Plus benefits package (discounts and rewards across shops, restaurants, gym membership and days out), 20 days holiday (plus 8 bank holidays) increasing to 25 days after first year, contributory pension scheme and life assurance, an Employee Assistance Programme, annual staff award schemes, access to award winning training and development 

Closing date: Monday 29 July 2019 
Interview date: 07 August 2019 

About the role: 

There has never been a more exciting time to join us. With the implementation of a new fundraising plan, we are ambitious to grow to help even more people with learning disabilities 

We are looking for a dynamic fundraising relationship manager to join our team. As Divisional Fundraising Manager in Central England, you will maximise income and awareness for Hft by supporting and developing regional fundraising activity 

You will achieve ambitious targets by generating and managing fantastic supporter relationships. No two days will be the same as you'll be working with services, individuals, groups and corporate, supporting them with their fundraising ambitions 

About you: 

We have big ambitions at Hft. However, these can only be achieved with the right people with the right skills and attitude. 

The successful candidate may have a proven track record in fundraising or relationship management and generating new business to meet income targets. But equally you could be looking for your first job in charity; or someone outside of the sector looking to gain some amazing experience in a brilliant fundraising team. You’ll be an influential negotiator with highly engaging communication, presentation, networking and relationship building skills. You will be self-motivated and action focused with excellent time management skills. 

You will need to: 

- Have a full UK driving licence and access to a car 
- Have a sufficient Broadband connection 
- Live in the region stated. Candidates who live outside should highlight an intention to relocate to the area in their covering letter for their application to be considered 
- This is an excellent opportunity to be involved in a forward thinking, welcoming organisation in the early stages of a new fundraising and engagement plan 

We look forward to hearing from you! 

Strictly no agencies please. 

You may have experience of the following: Divisional Fundraising Manager, Fundraising Manager, Regional Fundraiser, Regional Fundraising Manager, Fundraiser, Fundraising Executive, Fundraising Officer, Sales Executive, Business Development Manager, Relationship Manager, Partnership Manager, Charity, Third Sector, NFP, etc. 

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