Safe Passage is looking for a Head of Fundraising to lead our vibrant fundraising team (2.5 FTE). This role is exciting and varied. You’ll enjoy meeting new people, pitching and writing applications, and building mutually beneficial partnerships with Trusts, Foundations and Major Donors.You will provide line management responsibilities to our Digital Communications Manager, Development Manager, Development Office whilst building key relationships with UNHCR, Comic Relief, major donors etc.
As our Head of Fundraising and reporting to our CEO, you will lead our fundraising strategy, practically developing partnerships with funders and philanthropists, alongside supporting our fundraising team to fulfil their potential. We are looking for someone with experience, a can-do attitude, an ability to learn, adapt and innovate, and who always delivers work to a high standard. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are a must (formal proposals, in-person, online and social media). We are passionate about digital and therefore always looking to use existing and emerging digital tools to grow our income.
With proven experience with fundraising in the third sector, including experience at senior management level, you will ideally be educated to degree level and hold strong communication and written skills.
Safe Passage started life as a project of Citizens UK. In 2019 we formally de-merged to enable Safe Passage to expand its exciting cross-border legal work. This is a fantastic time for a dynamic Head of Fundraising to join our team!
Please apply before midnight on Monday 24th June. To apply for this role please visit Blue Octopus