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Head of Marketing and Fundraising - Yorkshire Dance

  • Location: Leeds, Yorkshire, flexible, working from home 2 days a week
  • Salary: £30,000 pro rata
  • Job Type:Interim

Posted 15 days ago

We are working in partnership with Yorkshire Dance, a charity which champions the value of dance and its development in Yorkshire. They create opportunities for people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities to see, make and take part in high quality dance.

They are now seeking a Head of Marketing and Fundraising. This is a great opportunity to gain a rounded experience of marketing & fundraising management in a busy arts organisation. You will be based in a team of three in their Leeds city-centre building (with opportunities for hybrid working). The building hosts studio spaces and regular performances. There will also be plenty of opportunities to visit projects and take a leading role at festivals and events.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Overseeing the implementation of the marketing and communications strategy and audience development

  • Managing the marketing and communications function. Including overseeing campaign planning, delivery and evaluation

  • Managing data and ongoing staff use of the CRM database, including managing register portal and the CRM website integration

  • Being responsible for the marketing and communications budgets

  • Overseeing the implementation of the fundraising strategy

The successful candidate will be managing the fundraising function Including managing the Fundraising Assistant, taking an active role in preparing and submitting bids and reports to trusts and foundations, maintaining individual giving and the stewardship of our donors and supporters. You have bags of initiative, a warm and enthusiastic team player with a keen interest in the arts, social justice and audience development? Are you passionate about all things marketing & fundraising we’d really like to hear from you.

If you feel you have the experience and the passion for this role, then please do contact us asap. For more information, please contact Sandra Smith, Charisma Charity Recruitment, or 0207 998 8888.

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

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.

Closing date: 8th July, however our client is looking to interview as soon as possible so please apply without delay.