NW10, London
Job description

Mayhew is a leading animal welfare charity working to improve the lives of dogs, cats and the people in our communities –  in London and internationally.

In this exceptional time, we are looking for an exceptional individual who has the passion and drive to work alongside Trustee colleagues to provide strategic oversight, governance and leadership to the charity and who has the experience & specialist knowledge to support to our in-house fundraising team.


Board of Trustees

This role would be joining a diverse and experienced Board currently comprised of ten Trustees whose specialisms include fundraising, strategy, finance, IT, veterinary and law. All members of the Board share collective responsibility for providing oversight, governance and leadership to the charity. You can find out more about duties and responsibilities of Trusteeship here.


About you

We are looking for an exceptional individual with the following experience and skills:

  • Ten or more years’ experience in a dedicated fundraising role.
  • Strong skills across all fundraising functions, in particular, the following areas:
    • Legacies
    • Individual Giving
    • Trusts & foundations
    • Major donors/VIPs
    • Events
  • Experienced in developing impactful fundraising programmes with small budgets.


Mayhew works in, and supports a diverse community here in London and internationally, therefore, we welcome applications from people with disabilities, Black, Asian or Minority Ethnic (BAME) backgrounds and the LGBT+ community.


If this sounds of interest to you please click the recruitment pack to find out more about Mayhew and the full role description and apply.

More about Mayhew

Mayhew was established in 1886 and is currently one of the busiest and most effective animal welfare organisations in London, helping thou... Read more

Posted on: 27 October 2020
Closed date: 15 November 2020
Tags: Fundraising