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Director of Fundraising

£53,000 per annum

We are a London based charity with over 30 years of experience of working with some of society’s most vulnerable people helping them access the support and develop the skills they need to overcome poverty and homelessness. Despite the challenging times within the sector, the Cardinal Hume Centre is thriving and committed to investing for the future in order to respond to need even more effectively.

This is an excellent opportunity for an energetic and creative fundraiser who is driven by values and targets.  You may have experience in a senior position or be looking to take the next step up.  Managing a successful and motivated team, you will report directly to the CEO in a role that will make a real difference to people’s lives.

The successful candidate will be at the heart of implementing our organisational strategy, working with the CEO and the senior management team delivering our overall objectives. Our Trustees are fully committed to fundraising and the successful candidate will find there are real opportunities to increase income from a number of sources.

If you have substantial fundraising experience and can demonstrate an impressive track record of growing your donor base and successfully generating voluntary income of some £2 million, then we would definitely like to hear from you.

To succeed in this role you will clearly identify with our founding ethos, our vision and our values. . You will also be an inspiring and supportive leader who can motivate your team, colleagues and supporters.  Your interpersonal and communication skills will be exceptional.

If you are determined to make a difference, please come and join us!

This is a permanent position and the hours are open to negotiation with 32 hours per week being the minimum we will consider.

Closing date for applications: 14th May 2017 midnight

First round interviews planned for: 18th May 2017

Second round interviews planned for: 24th May 2017

HOW TO APPLY: Please read the cover letter carefully – all information on how to apply is to be found there. Also note that we do not accept CVs in lieu of completed application forms.

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