Supporter Acquisition Manager

Charity People
12 Jul 2018
19 Jul 2018
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Charity People is delighted to be partnering exclusively with Practical Action in search of an exceptionally talented Supporter Acquisition Manager to create and lead a bold new acquisition strategy that will motivate and inspire supporters to support our work and help to change lives throughout the world. If you are looking for a role with real, tangible impact in a charity that is making huge strides forward, this is the one for you???.Practical Action is a global innovator, encouraging people to discover and adopt ingenious, practical ways to free themselves from poverty and disadvantage. From incredible practical solutions like enabling marginalised farmers without land to earn a living by cultivating pumpkins on barren sandbars, to innovative ideas like their extraordinary floating gardens, which uses water hyacinth to construct rafts enabling farmers to grow crops on flooded land. Our new Supporter Acquisition Manager will play a key role in delivering our ambitious growth, helping us to decide which acquisition channels to invest in. A truly unique and special opportunity to support the development of a bold and exciting 3-year acquisition strategy and leading the implementation of annual plans, budgets and reforecasting. We are looking for a skilled and passionate Direct Marketer with at least 6 years' experience of delivering and exceeding income in charity fundraising acquisition, as well as a motivational and dynamic leader of people. Someone who is inspired about our work and with proven strategic and operational experience of supporter recruitment using multiple channels across digital, print and broadcast media, preparing and implementing strategies and complex multi-channel plans and budgets. IDM or CIM qualification highly desirable. In return, Practical Action offers a flexible, life and family-friendly working culture and the opportunity to work up to 2 days from home. Brand new, open plan offices in the heart of Rugby and a truly unique opportunity to be at the forefront as the charity embarks on an extraordinary period of growth and development. To apply, please send a copy of your CV to our Midlands consultant, Amelia Lee: for lots more detail.Closing date for applications is 11th July with a view to interviewing 18th and 19th July.