Title: DRTV Lead
Salary: £39,034 - £43,371 (+ LLA where eligible)
Hours/Contract: 35 hours per week
Contract Type: FTC 12 Months, Full Time,
Based: Home with some travel
Closing date: 18 August 2021
Interview date: w/c 23 August 2021
We are seeking a DRTV Lead on a fixed term contract to prove the viability of cause-led and prize-led DRTV for Marie Curie, and to transfer knowledge and skills of fundraising DRTV to the permanent fundraising team.
The postholder will demonstrate the potential for cause-led and prize-led channel strategies to deliver income and new supporters with acceptable payback periods, ROI and lifetime value. It will develop the skills of the permanent team sufficiently to facilitate a smooth handover and the continued development of the channel.
The role will bring in experience and expertise of fundraising in this channel, and especially a deep understanding of audience planning, media buying, creative content, digital fundraising and response handling as they combine to build success in DRTV. It will deploy that experience to work with expert service partners and our internal teams to build excellent viable and valid tests, and to transfer knowledge to the permanent Marie Curie fundraising team.
What we are looking for:
- Extensive experience in DRTV with a proven track record of developing successful cause and prize led campaigns
- Significant experience of working on fixed term contracts with clearly defined outcomes
- Experience of transferring knowledge to colleagues
What's in it for you:
- Continued access to NHS Pension Scheme (subject to eligibility)
- Marie Curie Group Personal Pension Scheme
- Season ticket loan
- Loan schemes for bikes; computers and satellite navigation systems
- Continuous development
- Industry leading training programmes
- Employee Assistance Program
- Flexible Working
For more information or an informal chat please contact our Head of Direct Giving, Pablo Gonzalez on 0207 599 7735
Marie Curie is committed to its values, which underpin our work. We take stringent steps to ensure that the people who join our organisation through employment or volunteering, are suitable for their roles and are committed to safeguarding all our people from harm. This includes our staff, volunteers and all those who use or come into contact with our services. We are dedicated to creating not just a safe place to work but also a supportive and rewarding one.
We are committed to a world where everyone can thrive and fulfil their potential. We are devoted to the social justice imperatives and organisational benefits of full diversity, inclusion and equity in the workplace, and are a Stonewall champion. We actively encourage and welcome applications from candidates of diverse cultures, perspectives and lived experiences.
This role will be subject to receiving a satisfactory standard criminal record check.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy early. Agencies need not apply.
Every day of your life matters - from the first to the last. When you work for Marie Curie, you understand that better than ever. We're a passionate, committed, and diverse team of more than 4,400 staff and 12,000 volunteers, here for people living with any terminal illness, and their families. We offer expert care, guidance, and support, to help them get the most from the time they have left.
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