Skip to main content

This job has expired

Fundraising Manager

Not For Profit People
Watford, Hybrid,Flexible Working
£38000 - £45000 Per Annum
Closing date
22 Feb 2024

Job Details

Fundraising Manager

Are you passionate about animal welfare? Do you have experience of developing and delivering fundraising strategies?

We have an exciting opportunity for a Fundraising Manager to join the team to build on reaching and attracting supporters and donors, raising awareness of animal welfare, in this hybrid, flexible working role.

Position: Fundraising Manager

Location: Watford, Hybrid (1-2 days per week in the office)

Hours: 35 hours per week (Flexible working)

Salary: £38,000 - £45,000

Contract: Permanent

Benefits: 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (pro-rated for part time staff), Contributory pension, Group Life Assurance, Access to a free 24/7 support service providing support including legal, financial, emotional and medical advice.

Closing Date: 22nd February 2024

The Role

The Fundraising Manager is responsible for developing sustainable income streams; at an organisational and local level, to help ensure the financial security of the Trust in the short, medium and long term.

The role holder will develop, implement and continuously improve the organisation's fundraising strategy and plans that result in supporter retention and increased giving.

Main duties and responsibilities include:

  • Strategy and oversight
  • Fundraising
  • Supporter relationships
  • People management
  • General

About You:

The Fundraising Manager will be an excellent communicator, able to distil the organisations unique story and goals, into creative, concrete and actionable plans for income generation.

You will be a creative thinker who is always looking for innovative ideas and will have excellent interpersonal skills. A great fundraising manager should have sharp public speaking skills and be able to deliver presentations to a range of audiences - they will be able to create strong relationships with all types of people.

You will also have:

  • Experience in a fundraising role
  • Proven experience of developing and delivering fundraising strategies
  • Sound knowledge of the Charity sector
  • Proven experience of CRM database practices and application, including ability to interrogate and analyse donor data
  • Experience in digital marketing and appeals
  • Experience of leading and developing a team
  • Excellent written, verbal and telephonic communication skills
  • Strong ability to build relationships with cross functional teams
  • A full UK driving License

About the Organisation

The organisation is a rescue and rehoming charity with five rehoming centres and five charity shops operating across the south of England. They are a charity that never stops caring for its animals and people, working towards a world where every pet thrives in a loving home.

You may also have experience as a Fundraising Manager, Regional Fundraising Manager, Fundraiser, Fundraising, Corporate Fundraiser, Events Fundraiser, Corporate Partnerships Manager, Major Donor Fundraiser, Income Generation, Senior Community Fundraiser, Area Fundraiser, Challenge Events, Individual Giving, Community Fundraiser, Regional Fundraiser, Fundraising Manager, Fundraising, Event Fundraiser, Events Fundraising, Challenge Fundraiser, Challenge Fundraising.

PLEASE NOTE: This role is being advertised by NFP People on behalf of the organisation.


We are Not-For-Profit People.

We recruit exclusively for organisations in the challenging Not-For-Profit sector. We’re fully behind the charities and bodies that aim to change the world – one project at a time. Whether you’re seeking exceptional leaders, committed staff or a combination of the two, you probably want to know exactly how we’re different and why it matters to you. We don’t do business as usual. We deliver a recruitment solution that replaces clunky, costly, contracted processes with a single, seamless solution.

Company info

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert