England, United Kingdom (Hybrid)
£50,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Are you the person to lead our exciting new fundraising plans, to enable people with learning disabilities and mental health conditions to live the life they choose?

Would you like a people focused role where you have a direct impact on how we fundraise as an organisation?

We are looking to recruit a new Head of Fundraising within United Response and this could be the new role you have been searching for.

About the role:

United Response is a leading charity supporting people with learning disabilities & mental health conditions. Renowned for our person centred approach we are committed to broadening our income sources in order that we can extend the reach of our exciting and innovative services.

You will be part of United Response’s wider Senior Leadership and will lead the full delivery of our Fundraising strategy in support of our new Long Term plan.

As a charitable organisation we are always looking for new and innovative ways to develop our fundraising propositions, to deliver impactful and sustainable services.

The Head of Fundraising is a new role, and will lead the team in building viable and exciting fundraising propositions and support the securing of income from a range of funding streams. You will work with our Fundraising Advisory Committee to develop our fundraising capabilities and capacity in line with our Long Term Plan

About you:

We are looking for someone with ambition and courage to step out of their comfort zone and use their creative imagination to lead our Fundraising team.

You will:

  • Have experience within fundraising, ideally within Health and Social care
  • Have experience of major donor, corporate, individual and legacy giving
  • Be experienced in developing & delivering fundraising plans
  • Have knowledge of current fundraising legislation including charitable/private provider market
  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Have great attention to detail
  • Be motivated and enthusiastic
  • Be computer literate


Application resources
Refreshed on: 14 May 2022
Closing date: 29 May 2022 at 23:59
Job ref: HOF
Tags: Campaigning, Fundraising

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