£25000 - £33000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Job description

Third Solutions are proud to be working with this ambitious medical charity to recruit their the first ever Fundraising Manager.

This is an exciting opportunity to develop and implement a brand new fundraising strategy and identify, approach and develop high-value relationships with new donors, businesses, HNWIs and foundations. The charity are flexible in regards to shaping the role towards the successful candidates fundraising strengths and also offer flexible working.

The Charity
Raises funds for medical research, increased awareness and diagnosis, plus support for affected individuals of a genetic heart condition that impacts individuals from birth. The organisation main focus for 2020 will be on supporting teenagers.

The Role
Design and implement a new overall income generating, fundraising and communications strategy.
Identify and develop new funding streams (writing grant applications, generating new donor relationships with corporates, HNWIs, trust and foundations, communication & PR activities, supporter/award events).
Nurture existing ad hoc grassroots supporters (current primary funding source).
Develop and implement programmes to build donor loyalty and increase donor retention levels, including strategies to convert one-time donors into regular givers.

The Candidate
Looking for a job which they can shape to their strengths, in a small team and with flexible working.
Be an energetic self-starter with the ability to manage their own workload, prioritising work and hitting deadlines with minimal supervision, while also working as part of a small team.
Experience of developing and running individual and corporate fundraising programmes, including retention and recruitment of high value donors, sponsors and supporters.
Ideally also have experience in events, communication, marketing, social media or PR.

Our aim is to respond to all successful applications within 5 days. If you havent been contacted within 5 days your application has been unsuccessful and your details will not be held further but we positively encourage you to apply for any other positions that you may see in the future.

We apologise that we cannot contact everybody in person but thank you in advance for your interest.

Third Solutions encourages applications from individuals of all ages & backgrounds. Appointment will be made on merit alone but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK. Third Solutions acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment & an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003.

Posted on: 29 January 2020
Closed date: 26 February 2020
Job ref: 53820
Tags: Fundraising