Perm - Fundraising Manager - Accrington - circa £24000pa

Perm Opportunity, Fundraising Manager, Accrington, circa £24000

| Job ID: CMFM01 | £24000 per annum


Our client seeks a self-starter looking to embrace a new opportunity.

Have you got what it takes to help drive forward one of East Lancashire’s leading social enterprises?

If so then we need to hear from you.

Our client seeks a driven and ambitious individual to identify community projects and funding streams that can benefit this thriving social enterprise. The ideal candidate will have proven fundraising experience and will be confident handling figures, cash-flows and writing reports to demonstrate funding streams through the business.

Self-employed, you will be financially rewarded based on the revenue you can generate through your fundraising work. This opportunity can develop quite quickly to a more senior managerial position for the right individual that delivers results.

As a Fundraising Manager your role will include:

  • Running existing facilities and networking to bring in more new business
  • Identifying community projects that can bring extra revenue to the business
  • Matching funding to local projects
  • Utilising grant funding software to match funding pots to projects
  • Networking within the local and wider community to secure more revenue for the business
  • To engage stakeholders in the work and future development plans of the business and to fundraise from them through a variety of multimedia, community and events fundraising initiatives

The ideal Fundraising Manager must:

  • Be well experienced raising funding and providing sustainability to a company
  • Be motivated and driven to succeed
  • Have references available on request
  • Have a proven track record working as part of a team
  • Be outgoing, a team player, understand how a social enterprise works and be competent with figures, budgets, cash flows, report writing
  • Have the communication skills to advise customers at local government level.
  • Be a car owner essential

To apply:

If you’re interested in this new, and highly lucrative opportunity, please click apply and send your CV and covering letter. Applications for this role close on 30th May 2015.