Head of Fundraising

Morgan Hunt
27 Apr 2018
25 May 2018
Contract Type
Morgan Hunt is working in partnership with a leading conservation charity to find a Head of Fundraising to join the team. This permanent position is based out of their Head Office in the West country but will offer some flexible working. As Head of Fundraising, you will work closely with the Director of Marketing and Fundraising, the wider Senior Management team and our Heads of Programmes in developing and implementing the fundraising strategy. You'll be an experienced, entrepreneurial fundraiser with exceptional people-management skills which will ensure your team develop strong philanthropic relationships which achieve significant growth in income. You will need to show a strong track-record of initiating and maintaining positive relationships with high value donors, showing great communication and influencing skills that you will apply with integrity, and will have a flair for creating compelling and successful funding proposals which will be appealing to their various sources of income, including corporate funders, trusts and grants and/or major donors. Essential Criteria: * Proven track record in raising substantial income from at least 2 of the following funding sources: corporates, trusts and grants, major donors and events * Proven ability to manage substantial income and expenditure budgets * Strong people management experience, leading and developing teams, including the effective management of colleagues working remotely * Demonstrable experience in motivating * Proven ability to produce in-depth, motivating and inspiring proposals and funding reports They are looking for an inspiring team leader, to motivate and lead the team to achieve ambitious targets - you'll be proactive and resourceful, able to be both strategic and hands-on. This is a fantastic opportunity with an organisation at the forefront of it's field. For more information please contact Ben Pountney at Morgan Hunt ASAP or "Apply Now"Morgan Hunt is a multi award winning Employment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer job suitability are assessed on merit in accordance with their skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role