Head of Fundraising

Salary: Up to £40K PA (based on performance history)

Based: In Peterborough (10 minute walk from the train station)

Contract: Permanent role (35 hours a week)

Closing date: Midday on Friday 27th September 19

Please note that shortlisting for interview will take place as candidates apply so we strongly encourage early application to avoid disappointment.

Shine is a thriving charity providing professional advice and support to those living with Spina Bifida and/or Hydrocephalus. The charity is embarking on an exciting fundraising strategy and is now recruiting for a Head of Fundraising to join the team.

Shine is looking for an outstanding, ambitious and compelling leader and fundraising expert to lead the Fundraising Team. The individual will:

  • Lead and manage the growth and development of Shine’s fundraising portfolio across corporate, community, individual giving and event activities to meet annual income generation targets and achieve a step change in income generation.
  • Manage Shine's Fundraising Team to achieve income targets.
  • Strategically plan activity across the fundraising portfolio with a focus on relationship-led initiatives, which attracts new, engaging existing and re-engaging past supporters to achieve income targets.
  • Have a specific focus on developing and growing corporate income.

We’re a team looking for someone to join us with:

  • Significant experience in corporate, community, individual giving and event fundraising.
  • Track record in growing corporate income through the management and development of a pipeline through to cultivating and stewarding corporate relationships.
  • An engaging and motivational leader
    Experience in creating and reviewing budgets
    Knowledge of the fundraising sector
    Excellent organisational skills

If you want the opportunity to join this fast paced, expanding organisation that prides itself on making a difference to the lives of individuals with Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus, then we would love to hear from you!

To apply: Please submit a CV and a supporting statement to Laura Threadingham, Internal Operations Manager at laura.threadingham@shinecharity.org.uk

Early application is encouraged as we will review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to close the advert early.

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