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Development Manager

Development Manager

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    £30,858 - 34,611 per year + car allowance

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Education Charity – Development Manager (Income Generation) – North of England (various locations) - £30,858 - £34,611 (plus car allowance) – Permanent – Full Time – Ref: J54487EJT

Are you looking for an incredible new job opportunity?

We are working with a highly regarded National Education Charity to recruit a highly motivated Development Manager for the North of England. As Development Manager it will be your responsibility to lead and coordinate income generation activities whilst also identifying and securing new streams of funding.

The role itself will be based in one of the charities regional hubs in either the North West, North East, Yorkshire or Scotland.

It will be your responsibility to liaise with team members to ensure the division’s strategy and income targets are met, lead activities to strengthen relationships with local authorities and other commissioning bodies. You will assist in the development and marketing of products and services that will generate new income streams into the organisation.

This is an exciting role and we are looking for someone who is well networked and ready for a challenge this year! 

If you have the drive, the ability to negotiate and the creative ability the role requires along with the following skills and experience then please apply.

  •  Proven track record of successfully negotiating with local authorities, commissioners and other partners.
  • A strong track record of marketing products and services and securing funding.

  • Experience of submitting and writing high quality funding applications and or tenders.

  • Have experience in people management.

  • Have highly effective communication skills and are able to influence and communicate in person and in writing with a variety of people, external bodies and organisations.

  • Proven experience of effective decision making, change management, organisational risk and problem solving.

  • Able to travel within a designated area and attend occasional evening and weekend meetings.

Closing date: 3rd February 2016

Interviews: 19th February 2016 (Interviews to be held in Leeds)

To discuss the role in more detail please call Ellisa Thompson 0191 2299595

To apply for this fantastic role please send your CV to quoting reference J54487EJT and the job title Development Manager

Plus free training for fundraisers! 

All fundraisers who secure a role through TPP receive a £100 CPD voucher to use with the Institute of Fundraising. More details are available on the TPP Recruitment website