Location: Henshaws Arts and Crafts Centre, Knaresborough
Hours per week: 35
Salary: £13.04 per hour/£23,732.80 per year
Annual leave: 25 days plus 10 statutory days
Contract: Fixed term for 18 months
An exciting new role making the Arts & Crafts Centre appeal a success, engaging new companies and major donors.
Our charity supports people living with sight loss and an array of other disabilities to achieve their ambitions to go beyond expectations. Our aim is to reduce social isolation and increase independence through empowering disabled people to achieve their ambitions and go beyond expectations.
Henshaws will soon be launching a new fundraising appeal at our Arts & Crafts Centre in Knaresborough. This fixed term role will play a key part in making the appeal a success, engaging new companies and major donors throughout North Yorkshire and beyond.
Key duties will include:
To support the Fundraising Appeal Manager in identifying and cultivating new corporate and major donor prospects to support our new appeal
To successfully manage and develop Henshaws corporate supporter programmes to achieve sustainable long term income for the charity
To work with the Fundraising Appeal Manager to develop and maintain a pipeline for major donor engagement
Experience of corporate fundraising and account management, as well as experience of new business development, is essential. The successful candidate will need to be educated to degree level or equivalent, and ideally hold a qualification in fundraising, or be willing to undertake one.
For further information please visit www.henshaws.org.uk/jobs.
We offer a generous holiday allowance, childcare vouchers and a friendly working environment. We look forward to hearing from you!
Closing date: 10am on Monday 25th June 2018
Interview date: Monday 2nd and Tuesday 3rd July 2018
Henshaws Society for Blind People aims to employ a diverse workforce and is committed to equality of employment and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. This role may require an enhanced DBS check, please refer to the job description for further details.
Registered Charity No: 221888