Job Title: Fundraising Manager
Charity: MPS Society
Location: Amersham, bucks
Type: Full time, permanent
Salary: Up to £30,000
Closing date: 29th July 2019
The MPS Society is the only registered UK charity providing professional support to individuals, families and professionals affected by Mucopolysaccharide (MPS) and related diseases throughout the UK. The charity reach over 1,500 people annually through support, information, advocacy and advice. Their vision is for all people affected by the diseases to live the life they want. The MPS Society has a mission to transform lives through specialist knowledge, support, advocacy and research.
This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced fundraiser who is looking for their next challenge. Working alongside an inspiring fundraising team, the successful candidate will be highly motivated and organised with a positive approach to their work with excellent communication skills.
Key areas of responsibility will include:
Working closely with the Head of Fundraising to secure partnerships with small and medium sized corporates
Manage challenge event participants and build relationships to ensure customer care is the best it can be to build long term support and maximise level of fundraising for the charity.
Gain support through local groups and associations including churches, rotary and lions clubs, and schools
Set up and develop new ‘ambassador groups’ where the charity’s most engaged supporters are based
The successful candidate will:
Have a proven track record of generating income including through community and/or challenge events within a charity environment
Have experience of managing and recruiting volunteers
Have confidence to speak with a broad range of supporters and donors face to face and excellent telephone manner
Be passionate about MPS Society’s mission and aims