Head of Corporate Fundraising

OPR Resourcing Specialists
Woking, Surrey
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Corporate Fundraising


Woking - Permanent

Up to £45000 - to start ASAP

We are currently recruiting for a Head of Corporate Fundraising for our client in Woking. The main purpose of this Charity fundraising role is to develop a sustainable fundraising strategy taking the lead securing funds and sponsorship agreements from corporate bodies as well as other sources.

The ideal fundraising candidate for this role will have an entrepreneurial approach and a proven track record in corporate fundraising. They will be able to demonstrate an understanding of what motivates donors to give and Companies to sponsor and how to maximise those opportunities.

Charity Fundraising Essential:

- A good experience in Corporate Fundraising at a Senior Level

- The ability to understand and interpret the ethos and style of the charity in all communications and planning

- A proven track record in corporate fundraising from a variety of sectors

- Experience in conducting research in to potential corporate partners

- Demonstrable experience of meeting challenging targets

- A high level of success in networking with and presentation to potential supporters and donors

- Excellent communication skills on all levels, written, telephone and personal communication

- Excellent presentation skills

- Networking ability, including an understanding of the use of social media to meet people

- Effective time management skills and an ability to manage multiple deadlines

- A sound knowledge of IT including Excel and Word

Charity Fundraising Desirable:

- Previous experience of working within the Charity sector

- Experience of dealing with serious health issues

- An interest and or experience in fitness and health

- Keen negotiation skills

Normal hours of work are Monday - Friday 9 - 5.30 however additional hours will be required from time to time.

If you are interested in this Fundraising role and have previous experienece in a fundraising role please do apply,

We look forward to hearing from you!