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Head of Fundraising

£45,000 Per Annum
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Job Title: Head of Fundraising
Salary: £45,000
Location: Near Braintree, with travel to Herts
Term: Permanent


RecruitAbility are currently looking for a Head of Fundraising to work in Essex and Herts. Your day to day duties will include:

The role of Head of Fundraising:

  • Working with the Fundraising & Marketing Director to develop an effective fundraising strategy and new revenue streams
  • Manage, develop and oversee the work of the team, spending 2 days a week in the Herts office
  • Build relationships with corporate clients and businesses to secure partnerships and sponsorships
  • Organise fundraising appeals and projects
  • Attend relevant networking events
  • Liaising with the charity shops and give support where necessary

To be considered for this exciting role of Head of Fundraising:

  • Proven experience in a fundraising role
  • A highly motivated, income focussed individual
  • You will have a full understanding of budgets and reports for fundraising activity
  • Proven track record of generating revenue
  • Experience of working to targets and budgets
  • Full UK Licence due to the rural location of both offices
  • Willingness to work outside of standard hours


Our client is looking for a Head of Fundraising to develop and implement a fundraising strategy across Essex and Hertfordshire.  Working with people at all levels, the successful applicant will be a pro-active manager and have the communication skills in order to inspire staff, volunteers, corporate organisations and the general public.
Package for the Head of Fundraising:

A basic salary of c.£45,000 per annum
27 days holiday per annum + 8 bank holidays
Company pension   - eligible to join after completion of 6 month probation period
Hours:  Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm
Free parking
If you are interested in applying for the Head of Fundraising role, Please click ‘apply’ below, or call Adrienne on 01279 758855 quoting reference RA12374
This vacancy is being advertised by RecruitAbility Solutions Ltd. The services advertised by RecruitAbility Solutions Ltd are those of an Employment Agency.