***THIS JOB VACANCY HAS NOW CLOSED***
£45,000 per annum
35 hours per week
Blind Veterans UK is the national charity helping blind ex-service men and women lead independent and fulfilling lives. We offer blind veterans access to the highest quality of services to help them discover and enjoy life beyond sight loss.
We have an excellent and unique opportunity for a driven and enthusiastic individual to join a dynamic team working to achieve step-change results.
The Engagement Department at Blind Veterans UK is looking for a collaborative and committed candidate with excellent fundraising skills who is able to lead a team to secure funds from companies, trusts & foundations.
Working as a key member of the Engagement Department, the role will require you to:
- Further develop and then implement the plan to win, retain and develop fundraising partnerships with companies, trusts & foundations
- Lead and manage a team of fundraisers and researchers to achieve/surpass targets
- Manage and maximise the value of fundraising partnerships, as part of the engagement strategy
- Work collaboratively with other senior managers to achieve wider engagement and organisational goals
You will be an experienced professional with a proven track record of developing beneficial fundraising partnerships with companies, trusts & foundations. You will also be an excellent manager.
In return, we offer the chance to be part of a team that transforms lives. We also offer a wide range of benefits and career development opportunities for the right candidate.
For more information on about the role and how to apply, please visit our website at www.blindveterans.org.uk
Closing date: Thursday 1 February 2018 at 24:00hrs
Interview and Assessment date: Week commencing 12 February 2018
To be considered for this role please send your CV and Supporting Statement no more than 750 words outlining your suitability for the role in Word format to firstname.lastname@example.org .