Head of Corporate, Community and Events Fundraising

  • 37 hours per week
  • £36,908 per annum

Are you an experienced Head of Corporate, Community and Events Fundraising or in a similar role and looking for your next challenge?

In this exciting position you will lead, manage, support and develop our enthusiastic and committed community, events and corporate team helping them to deliver our strategic plans and meet targets. We are looking for someone who can motivate, inspire and manage people, grow and deliver income and maximise opportunities for raising awareness to support our income streams. This dynamic role, will require the successful candidate to build strong relationships both internal and external, understand the importance of donor and supporter care, create strong marketing plans, travel across Somerset and work at pace.

We have ambitious plans to reach more people who need our specialist care by significantly increasing our charitable income in the next 5 years and this role is key to our success. If you are a self-starter, have the ability to produce and deliver results, have excellent communication skills both written and verbal and a passion for helping others, then this is the role for you.

In return we offer a rewarding role in a stimulating and positive working environment, the opportunity to develop new skills, and the satisfaction of supporting the St. Margaret’s team to help make each day count for individuals and families in Somerset.

For more information please email Clare Gallie, Director of Fundraising, Marketing and Communications on clare.gallie@st-margarets-hospice.org.uk

Closing date: 5th October 2017

Interview Date: 17th October 2017

Please click the links below to download a Job Description, Application Pack and Diversity Monitoring Form:

Job Description

Application Pack

Diversity Monitoring Form

Alternatively, please contact our 24 hour recruitment line on (01823) 365627 or e-mail: recruitment@st-margarets-hospice.org.uk.

Please return your completed Application Pack and Diversity Monitoring Form either to the email address above, or post to: HR Department, St. Margaret’s Hospice, Heron Drive, Bishop's Hull, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 5HA.

Applicants are strongly advised to read the following documents before applying:

Guidlines for Applicants

Employee Handbook


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