Wales, United Kingdom
Temporary, Fixed Term Until 31st March 2022, Full-time
Job description

Hours of work: Full time / Fixed Term (35 hours per week supported by flexible working)

Location: Home based in North Wales with travel throughout Wales and England

You’ll need to apply by midnight on 27th June. Shortlisted applicants will be invited to a virtual interview on 1st or 2nd July.

We’re Hiring!

We have an exciting opportunity for someone to join our Fundraising team as a Campaigns & Challenge Events Manager.

What you’ll be doing

As our fundraising programme for 2021/22 financial year gets underway, we are looking for a Campaigns & Challenge Events Manager to join our team at this exciting time at Tenovus Cancer Care. Campaigns & challenge events fundraising forms a key part in our ambitious plans for growth as we strive to support all those affected by cancer in Wales.

As Campaigns & Challenge Events Manager the postholder will grow and develop our Sports and Challenge Event portfolio and lead on our main fundraising campaigns including Breast Cancer Awareness and Christmas Appeal for the charity in line with agreed budgets and to improve our return on investment.  The postholder will also provide ad-hoc support to any fundraising activity in North Wales, supporting our fundraisers, fundraising volunteers and friends of Tenovus Groups when required.

Is this the one for you?

Naturally you’ve got skills when it comes to negotiating, planning in detail and work well with everyone around you to make the magic happen. You’re great at handling problems that come your way, customer care and managing budgets.

You’ll be dealing with many different people and the job’s really busy, demanding yet massively rewarding. If you’re up for the challenge we want to hear from you!

We could be a good match if your CV shows that you have:           


  • Excellent and successful track record of organising, planning and delivering events
  • Knowledge of the campaigns and events market
  • Experience of creative copy writing for campaigns and events
  • Budget planning and management
  • Marketing and promotion to recruit campaign / event participants and meet recruitment targets
  • Experience of managing events including the coordination of staff,and all other resources
  • Experience in delivering first class customer or donor-care



About us

A cancer diagnosis can be frightening and stressful. We can help. We bring expert advice, emotional support and life-saving treatment to the heart of communities. We help cancer patients and their loved ones cope, and our vital research gives hope.

We care about people affected by cancer and we make a real difference to lives. And we need like-minded people just like you to help us make a difference.

Our roles are popular with candidates because we’re a local employer with a good reputation working for a cause people are passionate about.

We’re hardworking and we love what we do. We also offer great benefits which include (pro-rata for part-time roles): 

  • Agile working
  • 35 pro rata’d days holiday per year (including bank holidays) increases with length of service
  • Occupational sick pay
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Family friendly policies

Recruitment Process

Please apply with your CV and covering letter addressing the criteria stated in the Person Specification via the Tenovus Cancer Care website by midnight 27th June.

You can find a copy of our Job Description and Person Specification on our website

For more information or assistance during the application process, please contact Sion Edwards, Head of Fundraising - email address can be found on our website 

Tenovus Cancer Care is passionate about equality and diversity.  As part of our cultural commitment, we welcome applications from all backgrounds and sections of the community. With Disability Confidence important to how we support and inspire people we welcome applications from people with a disability and will adjust our recruitment processes where we can.

Because we have a lot of applications for our roles, we’re not able to provide feedback to candidates who aren’t progressed to interview stage. Sometimes we may also need to close the vacancy for applications early due to the popularity of our advertised roles.

If you are looking for your next career challenge, we'd love to hear from you.

Your Personal Data

  • We’re committed to being transparent about how we collect and use data and to meeting our data protection obligations and you can find full details about this in our Job Application Privacy Notice on our Work for us page on the Tenovus Cancer Care website.
Posted on: 09 June 2021
Closing date: 27 June 2021
Tags: Campaigning, Management
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