£42,500 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

WR Fundraising Recruitment has an amazing opportunity to work with a national charity in a newly created Legacy and In-Memory Development Manager position.

The charity is going from strength to strength having more than doubled its income in the last year, and with a fundraising team that has been bolstered by three new additions, we’re looking for a legacy fundraising expert to lead in the implementation, development and growth of a legacy giving programme.

The charity is investing in individual giving, legacies and in memory fundraising and this role will be pivotal to their ongoing success

This is a home based or remote / hybrid (London) role, and importantly, we are looking a legacies fundraising professional with a proven track record of successfully managing integrated and engaging legacy marketing communications.

Legacy and In-Memory Development Manager

Full Time, Permanent

Home Based or Remote (London Office)

£42,500 per annum

Duties will include:

  • Development of a legacy strategy and relevant marketing streams
  • Develop and launch the charity’s first significant legacy marketing drive underpinned by a long-term strategy
  • Drive improvements in In-Memoriam fundraising activity and offering – reviewing existing offerings and developing the function
  • Establish the fundamentals needed to raise the profile of legacies and establish legacies as a sustainable income stream
  • Develop, manage and implement all legacy and in memory events, digital, campaigns and supporter journeys
  • Working with the Engagement Team, help develop key messaging and deliver the internal marketing strategy to drive the awareness of legacies among supporters
  • Develop, agree and implement an investment programme to meet legacy and in memory marketing and resource requirements
  • Manage the relationship with external agencies and providers who are engaged in the legacy marketing activity.

Suitable candidates will have:

  • The ability to work collaboratively to develop and set a fundraising strategy and develop plans from this strategy
  • Experience of seeking insight and managing legacy marketing campaigns as part of a complex multi-channel, multi-product integrated supporter communications programme.
  • Experience of working as part of a successful management team, with line management experience
  • Proven direct marketing project management skills (particularly in legacy marketing, integrated campaigns and trialling new initiatives).
  • Proven track record in achieving strong fundraising success through the management of  integrated and engaging legacy marketing communications

To apply or for further information, please email a copy of your up to date CV in the first instance.

The team at WR Fundraising Recruitment are passionate about bringing together talented fundraising professionals with fantastic organisations. We’d love to hear from you if you are looking for a new fundraising opportunity.

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Posted on: 05 October 2021
Closed date: 25 October 2021
Tags: Fundraising, Marketing