This is a new and exciting opportunity for an experienced fundraiser to work as Fundraising Manager for Sight Life (part of the RNIB Group). As Fundraising Manager, you will play a pivotal role in the continued success and development of the charity’s services.
You will lead on developing and implementing strategies to generate new income streams to improve Sight Life’s financial stability and fund service expansion, supporting your colleagues to meet annual income targets with an initial focus on writing bids to trusts and other funding bodies.
Fundraising Manager Requirements:
You will be a highly experienced fundraising professional who has operated previously at a similar level. You will have a track record of delivering fund raising success and be passionate about meeting and beating fundraising targets. Naturally you will be well organised and an excellent communicator who is able to converse with a wide variety of stakeholders.
Sight Life (the new public name for Cardiff Institute for the Blind (CIB)) provides local services and lifelong support, so that blind and partially sighted people across the majority of South Wales can enjoy independent, fulfilled lives. We particularly focus on providing local, face to face contact through home visits and peer support groups. This allows us to really get to know our service-users, build trust and ensure we make a significant difference to their lives.
Equality and inclusion are at the heart of Sight Life’s values and we are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace with equality of opportunity for everyone.
As Disability Confident Leaders we welcome applications from disabled people and guarantee interviews to disabled applicants who meet the minimum job criteria. Please let us know in your application if you would like to be considered for this.
Salary: £32,115 per annum
Hours: 36 hours per week
Type of contract: Permanent
Location: Cardiff / Home
You may have experience of the following: Strategic Engagement Manager, External Affairs, Engagement Manager, Partnerships Manager, Relationships Manager, Customer Relationships Manager, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, NFP, Not for Profit, NHS etc.
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