Head of Fundraising

Type: Part-Time, 12 month contract (16-24 hours per week)
Location: Home-based (Scotland)
Salary: £28,000 - £32,000 pro rata
Closing Date: Noon Thursday 8th August

Full Description

Father’s Network Scotland has a vision to inspire and create a truly father friendly world, removing tired stereotypes. It’s not about fathers’ rights; it’s about children’s needs.

Due to the continued growth and success of this young, dynamic and award winning charity, Fathers Network Scotland is looking to recruit a talented and driven Head of Fundraising to join its small, entrepreneurial and supportive team. You will work flexibly from home, checking in with the team at the charity office at The Melting Pot in Edinburgh on a Tuesday morning. You can also choose to condense your working hours which provides additional flexibility for the successful candidate.

In this role, you will be pivotal in developing a fundraising strategy, generating income from Trusts, Foundations, Lottery and Statutory sources across Scotland. Using exceptional relationship building skills, you will ensure the appropriate processes, timely information and communication is provided to funders. You will have a solid grasp of all fundraising income streams, using your skills to attract income and donations from corporate organisations, the community and the wider public.

You will work collaboratively with the wider team to maximise all opportunities in fundraising and to raise the profile of the organisation. You will be a confident presenter, with the drive to promote and raise awareness of the charity’s brand and vision in all settings whilst helping to generate wider interest in the organisation’s pioneering campaigns and services.

How To Apply

If you are a creative and self-motivated fundraiser looking to use your relationship building skills to support a growing, dynamic organisation, contact us today. To find out more about this role, please email [email protected] as soon as possible for further information prior to making your application.

Closing date: Noon, Thursday 8th August 2019

Interview date: Wednesday 14th or Thursday 15th August 2019 (TBC)

This search is being conducted on behalf of Fathers Network Scotland by BTA. Our leadership team have all worked in the voluntary sector and we use this experience to match organisations and individuals to create great appointments.