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Job Number:00156

Job Title: Director of Fundraising

Salary Range: Circa £50,000

Charity : Shine Charity

Location: Part home based, part Peterborough

My client, Shine is a national charity that provides specialist support pre birth and beyond for anyone living with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus, and to parents, families, carers and professional care staff. Based in Peterborough, the charity is now looking to recruit a Director of Fundraising who will provide inspirational leadership whilst delivering the charity’s ambitious plans for growth.

The role can be part home based with the successful candidate needing to be in the Peterborough based office at least twice a week.

Responsibilities and Key Duties include:

  • Raise and increase income, year on year, building on existing income streams and developing new ones, increasing the return on investment ratios
  • Develop and implement a business development plan to maximise income through Shine’s subsidiary Trading Company
  • Contribute to the development and delivery of Shine’s national ‘Volunteer’ programme.
  • Develop and manage the delivery of a strategy for generating and growing income across all major fundraising streams, in line with the charity’s strategic and financial objectives

Person Specification to include:

  • Comprehensive strategic fundraising experience in developing and managing traditional and new and emerging income streams across England, Wales and Northern Ireland
  • Confidence to manage, lead and motivate staff and volunteers
  • Knowledge of marketing strategies, including brand development, web-based marketing and digital strategies, and their role in strategic organisational development
  • Experience of database management and development to maximise insights and return.
  • Entrepreneurial drive with the creativity to see, and grasp, opportunities
  • Strategic, yet operational, self-confident, ambitious, driven

Deadline for applications is 27th Feb. To receive a full copy of the job description please apply via this website. 

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