Fundraising Manager

Ascendant Recruitment
Milton Keynes
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Fundraising Manager

£30,000 - £35,000

As Fundraising Manager, you will lead on all aspects of fundraising and donor communications to support the aims and objectives of the business.

Duties will include:

  • Ensuring fundraising standards are always met and conform to the requirements of the Fundraising Regulator
  • Develop, and maximise income from, new and existing fundraising streams, including community fundraising, corporate support, individual giving, direct marketing, regular giving, legacies and a wide range of events
  • Proactively develop digital fundraising and social media strategies to generate additional funds needed for further projects and growth.
  • Work with the Finance Manager to establish systems for monitoring, evaluating and reporting all methods of income generation
  • And much more………………….

Other important information:

  • The post-holder must be able and prepared to travel independently across the regions, when required, to meet the needs of the role, for example meeting potential funders.
  • Job offer dependent on a satisfactory DBS check
  • Willing and available to work outside normal working hours as required

Person Specification:

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent qualification in a relevant field with some experience in a similar role
  • A professional knowledge of, and experience in meeting, the Fundraising Regulator’s requirements
  • Experience of monitoring, evaluating and reporting income generation
  • Experience of representing a charity at a senior level
  • Self-starter, self-motivated with the ability to work on own initiative
  • Demonstrate a positive and proactive approach to work
  • Demonstrate flexibility and be responsive to change

Please apply today!

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