- £40,000 - £50,000
- Based in Guildford with flexible working options
- 35 hours per week
An opportunity for the Head of Fundraising at Challengers has arisen. This individual will be in charge of all aspects of Challengers fundraising strategy, holding overall responsibility for generating strong, consistent and sustainable levels of funding from a variety of income sources. We are looking for an ambitious, passionate and strategic leader who brings a track record of securing sustainable income from a range of sources.
The Head of Fundraising directs all aspects of Challengers fundraising strategy. Key income streams are Trusts, Foundations, Corporate, Community, Events, Individual Giving and Major Donors generating £900K per annum with an ambition to grow this to £1.2m in the next two years. The Head of Fundraising will lead a small, creative and dedicated team and provide the necessary vision, leadership and fundraising skills to enable Challengers to achieve its targets.
The Head of Fundraising has overall responsibility for generating strong, consistent and sustainable levels of funding from a variety of income sources. The post-holder will develop a comprehensive fundraising strategy, to align with Challengers organisational direction working closely with colleagues in Communications & Marketing to build an engaging case for support.
As an active member of the Senior Leadership Team (SLT), you will also work collaboratively with your peers, to lead a culture of ambitious achievement and will play an instrumental role in implementing change and developing our organisational direction and accompanying strategy.
We are looking for an ambitious, passionate and strategic leader who brings a track record of securing sustainable income from a range of sources. You will have a solid understanding of different income streams, including Local Authority funding. Using an insight-led approach to develop key audiences and deliver excellent stewardship and long-term value you will have an agile approach to fundraising.
Head of Fundraising – Job Description
- 32 days holiday (including Bank Holidays) with extra for long service and after your first years’ service, you’ll get your birthday off.
- Reward Me Now discount app, Simply Health cash plan, free parking, free DBS, flexi working options.
- To work for an organisation who truly consider work life balance and have high expectations for our outcomes not only for those who use our services but for our teams as well.
You will be expected to work from both our Guildford Office, with options to work flexibly and remotely.
The closing date for this role is Sunday 15th January 2023.