RG7, Reading
£35,000 - £37,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

We Thrive, the Gardening for Health Charity are looking for an experienced all-round Fundraising Manager who can lead a new team of passionate and committed fundraisers to generate income from a varied portfolio of activities for us.

A natural relationship builder, you will work across all areas of fundraising including digital fundraising, with a specific focus for this role on legacies, corporate partners and major donors. The money you raise will enable us to improve the lives of people living with disability and long-term health conditions.

If you are a confident manager and have experience of working with vulnerable people, we can offer you a new and rewarding challenge.

Broad Outline of Key Responsibilities


  • Develop & deliver our fundraising strategy both existing activities and new initiatives
  • Play a key role in understanding and engaging with our audiences
  • Develop the donor journey
  • Ensure best use of data, including GDPR compliance
  • with support and guidance from the Head of Marketing & Engagement
  • ·To develop and manage a portfolio of fundraising plans, initiatives and campaigns aligned with the Strategy to achieve the Fundraising Team’s income targets

Stewardship & Engagement

  • Manage relationships with key stakeholders
  • Identify and a develop new partnership

Raising Funds 

  • Lead on the delivery of legacy, corporate and major donor programmes and identify new opportunitites 
  • Ensure best use of digital fundraising actrivities and platforms
  • Prepare and present business cases for new fundrasining initiatives

Team and People Management

  • Report on KPIs and other data
  • Manage and develop the fundraising team
  • Set annual objectives and delivery targets
  • Manage the fundraising income and ecxpenditure budget.

To apply pleasedownload the information pack and submit a full CV and supporting statement detailing how you meet the job and person specification and what you can bring to Thrive.

Closing date 31st January 2022

Application resources
Application Instructions

To apply, please download the Information pack and send your CV and a written statement that details how your skills and experience meet the job description and what you can bring to Thrive.

Refreshed on: 14 January 2022
Closing date: 31 January 2022
Tags: Fundraising

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