Remote / occasional visits to Banbury (Head Office)
We are working in partnership with Dogs for Good, who for over thirty years, have been utilising their knowledge and experience to bring people with disabilities and dogs together, enabling life-changing differences. Through the power of expertly trained dogs, they support people with autism, physical disabilities, learning disabilities and dementia, empowering them to live more independent lives.
They are now seeking an Individual Giving and Community Fundraising Manager to devise, develop and manage a strategy for optimising income from individual, community and regional audiences, involving individual donors, volunteer fundraisers, community organisations, companies and event participants. The postholder will be responsible for managing the public fundraising team and will lead on digital transformation, ensuring that all donor approaches and journeys are consistent and high-quality. The management of challenge events, encouraging participation and sponsorship, as well as managing their merchandise range and sales, is expected.
The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate:
Experience of fundraising, particularly in relation to community or corporate audiences.
Experience of using digital relationship management software, such as Microsoft Dynamics.
Strong project management skills.
Experience of managing and developing a team.
Experience of managing challenge events, while not essential, is advantageous.
We are seeking an energetic and enthusiastic individual with strong interpersonal and communication skills, able to inspire staff and volunteers, as well as engage a wide range of stakeholders. You will be required to hold a full UK Driving Licence.
This is a 6-month contract with the option to extend.
For more information, please contact Katherine Anderson-Scott, Charisma Charity Recruitment. Applications should 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: 10th November, however applications are being reviewed on a rolling basis, so please apply without delay to avoid disappointment.