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Community Fundraising Manager - EXPIRED

Job Title Community Fundraising Manager - EXPIRED
Contract Type Permanent
Location Watford, Hertfordshire
Salary £26108 - £30974 per annum
Job Published 01 Dec 2014
REF J49862HR
Contact Name TPP Fundraising
Contact Email fundraising@tpp.co.uk

Job Description - EXPIRED

A lovely, Watford-based hospice is looking for an energetic and ambitious Community Fundraising Manager who can hit the ground running and maximise income from community fundraising across Hertfordshire.

The post-holder of this position will be responsible for creating a strategy with the Events and Community Fundraising Manager to raise vital funds needed for the day-to-day running of the hospice from a variety of community sources, including individuals, community groups, local organisations and businesses, as well as schools and colleges. You must, therefore, be confident in approaching a wide variety of audiences and maximising their potential for a specific cause. The strategic element of the role will give the ideal candidate exposure to senior stakeholders within the hospice as well as the freedom to be innovative in the way in which they take its community fundraising forward.

Reporting to the Events and Community Fundraising Manager, you will work closely with an Events and Community Fundraising Officer as well as a Fundraising Co-Ordinator to generate circa £300,000 from community fundraising. You must have experience in planning, delivering and reporting progress of fundraising initiatives, be able to manage and organise events as well as building and using relationships to build community support.

Key responsibilities include:
*Contributing to the design and delivery of an organisational strategy for raising income from individuals, community groups and organisations, schools, colleges and some hospice-led events
*Recruiting and developing donors and supporters in the council areas of Watford, Hertsmere and Three Rivers
*Managing Community Fundraising projects
*Implementing a regular programme of community fundraising across South West Hertfordshire

The ideal candidate must demonstrate:
*Excellent relationship management and communication skills, able to build profitable relationships with a range of different audiences
*The ability to be flexible and adaptable, prepared to attend external fundraising activities when required
*At least two years' fundraising experience as well as experience of managing events
*The ability to think strategically as well as to manage budgets and meet financial targets

This post offers a great opportunity for a community fundraiser looking to further develop their career. The hospice is easily accessible from London, Beds, Bucks and Herts. For an informal chat about the position, please call Luke on 0207 198 6040 or get in touch at luke.ounsworth@tpp.co.uk.

Alternatively, if you're not interested in this role but wish to register with TPP to hear about future posts, please send your CV to fundraising@tpp.co.uk. We do try to get in touch with all applications of interest however due to the volume of applications we receive this isn't always possible.

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 Not for Profit website http://www.tpp.co.uk/CPDvoucher.

TPP is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

TPP is committed to equal opportunities and actively encourages applications from all sectors of the community. We shortlist based on competencies and not on race, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, or age.

TPP Not for Profit was voted Best Recruitment Agency 2014 at the IoF PIFAs.

Ref: EXPIRED - J49862HR | Published: 01th Dec 2014