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Fundraising Manager - JO3058

  • Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, with some flexible working
  • Salary: £26,000 to £29,000 DOE
  • Job Type:Interim

Posted 2 months ago

  • Sector: Interim Recruitment, Fundraising, Youth
  • Contact: Sandra Smith
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01962 813300
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Expiry Date: 30 June 2022
  • Job Ref: JO3058

We are working in partnership with a charity who for 130 years we have been working with children and young people in their families, schools, and communities to ensure they grow up healthy and happy. Their support services focus on those periods in growing up when a little help can make a big difference to a child’s life and future.

They are now seeking a temporary Fundraising Manager who will work with fundraising colleagues to play a vital role in raising funds and donations from a wide range of businesses, community groups, funders, educational establishments and individuals through events, activities, campaigns, and appeals. You will manage key relationships and help reach new supporters, communicating the range of services and projects supporting babies, children, young people, and their families to engage people to support their work.

The successful candidate will have proven experience:

  • Experience and proven success in income generation.

  • Growing and sustaining income from a variety of fundraising areas

  • Experience of achieving financial targets and key objectives

  • Stewardship and relationship management experience with a range of charity donors and supporters

  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal for a wide range of purposes and audiences

  • Able to build rapport with a range of stakeholders face-to-face, by email and by phone

  • Experience of working with digital fundraising platforms such as JustGiving

The temporary Senior Fundraiser will be a great advocate of the charity’s work to promote the public face of the charity. You will have excellent interpersonal skills to build relationships with a very wide range of stakeholders, internally and externally. A rapid learner to quickly understand the nature of the charity, its services and aims. You will be a creative, flexible and strategic thinker with a high level of resilience. The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills and be able to work as part of a team.

For more information, please contact Sandra Smith, Charisma Charity Recruitment, or 01962 813300.

Applications should be submitted through the Charisma website and include your CV and supporting statement quoting reference

We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, colour, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, or other category protected by law.

Close: 23/05/2022

Our client is looking to interview as soon as possible so please apply without delay.