CHM Recruit

Head of Fundraising and Communications – Youth Charity

Guildford, Surrey
£40,000 - £50,000 per annum, depending on experience
27 Sep 2016
25 Oct 2016
Industry Sector
Charity / Not for Profit
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Director, Head of, Manager
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side

Do you have the senior level fundraising and communications expertise to make a difference to young people with a learning disability, and help them live independent, meaningful lives and become more involved in their local community?

Job Role: Head of Fundraising and Communications 
Hours: Full time, 37.5 hours per week (Monday – Friday), although part time applications will be considered
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum, depending on experience
Location: Central Guildford, Surrey
Benefits: Enhanced holiday allowance, sick pay (after qualifying period), contributory pension

The charity is a young, vibrant growing organisation passionate that the people they support have the right to expect the same life experiences and chances as any other young person and they are committed to making this a reality.

They are looking for an experienced and inspirational Head of Fundraising and Communications to take on this exciting opportunity and lead their team of passionate and committed staff to deliver sustained income growth across these multi-disciplinary functions.

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing strategic leadership and management in creating, developing, maintaining and implementing the Organisation’s fundraising, marketing and communications strategies to fulfil their strategic aims.

To be considered for this post, you will need to demonstrate your ability to balance a wide range of responsibilities; be experienced in leading and managing fundraising and communications activities (including budget management); have an excellent track record of generating income and growth; have experience of managing and developing staff teams, as well as building and maintaining rapports with a diverse range of stakeholders. 

If you have the skills and ambition needed to make a difference to the lives of their young people, they want to hear from you!

Closing date for applications: Tuesday, 25th October 2016 at 5pm
First stage interviews to be held on: Monday, 7th November 2016


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No agencies please.