Fundraising Marketing Manager

Posted 3 months ago by Red Recruit
Location Chelmsford Job Type Full Time - Permanent
Salary £26,000 - 29,656 per year Sector Marketing

Fundraising Marketing Manager - VR/20264

The Company & Role:

Essex based charity are seeking an experienced Fundraising Marketing Manager to join their fun and bubbly team in Chelmsford. This amazing non-profit charity are supported by Essex County Council as well as respected local business and help local people in need.
The role of Fundraising Marketing Manager is to develop the charities external presence in collaboration with the senior management team through a number of mechanisms including maintaining the current, as well as implementing new fundraising and marketing ideas; event management; building a team of volunteers to contribute to the conceptual and practical running of events; raising participation of existing strategies; liaising with companies, community groups, faith groups and other stakeholder relationships through a variety of communications with the purpose of increasing income


  • Fundraising leadership, achieving financial targets as set by the charities board of trustees
  • Marketing and communication leadership to raise awareness in the local community and maintain and increase supporter engagement
  • Planning, budgeting, developing and scheduling the fundraising and marketing functions
  • Research events and activities in which the charity would have a beneficial participation
  • Generate income from a variety of areas including the development of and submission of funding bids
  • Research key stakeholder groups e.g. schools, colleges, community groups, faith groups, corporate organisations etc. and produce relevant marketing materials and resource packs, to promote, facilitate, maintain and increase stakeholder engagement
  • Research grant and other fund making bodies to establish the necessary funding ethos, terminologies and strategies needed for successful applications and maintaining contact with relevant grant making bodies
  • Attend events (whether our own or those organised by third parties), taking responsibility for liaising with organisers and/or suppliers
  • Act as a contact point with designated stakeholders, liaising, setting up and attending meetings as necessary
  • Communicate with stakeholders and leads using a variety of media including printed documentation, newsletters, web-site and social media
  • Reflecting the aims and values of the charity, promoting successes and fundraising opportunities
  • Assist with the compilation and dissemination of the trustees annual report and social audit
  • Coordinate a daily gift acknowledgment process, ensuring that donors receive timely and appropriate communications
  • Take responsibility for personal training, development and attend appropriate supervision & training sessions

Skills Needed:

  • Minimum of 2 years Charity Marketing / Fundraising experience
  • Project management experience
  • A team player and experience in leading teams (staff and volunteers)
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written skills
  • Ability to build relationships and manage people and events
  • Experience in presenting to large and small groups of people
  • Ability to communicate clearly and offer appropriate support to stakeholders
  • Financial planning and budgeting and the ability to keep clear, accurate records & reports

In Return:

  • Youll receive a salary of £26-29,656 DOE
  • Pension
  • Free parking
  • 20 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Casual dress
  • Hours 9am - 5pm

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