Head of Fundraising Dementia Support, Tangmere

New Year, New You, New Challenge!  £43,000 – £47,000 a year

This is an exciting new role in a young and dynamic charity who have big plans and ambitions to support people living with dementia in an unprecedented way. We are looking for someone equally dynamic, with proven experience, to work alongside our CEO to successfully realise the overall goals of the charity, particularly with regard to its fundraising effort. Following a successful capital appeal, we have consolidated dementia services in the area into one central location – Sage House, which was officially opened in May 2018. In this state-of-the-art Hub we are delivering a wide range of vital services which are all designed to provide innovative and empowering care, support, information, advice and activities for those living with dementia and their carer’s. As the ideal candidate you will have; – Experience of developing and implementing a successful a robust fundraising/income generation strategy and a track record of successful delivery – Understanding of how both digital and marketing strategies can successfully support fundraising with the ability to plan and deliver them – Effective leadership and management skills, with the ability to coach, inspire and motivate others You will bring skills and experience, energy to work creatively, strong initiative and above all, a positive attitude. Strategic and highly practical? EXCELLENT!! we want to hear from you. We need someone with exceptional interpersonal and communication skills who is also happy to get their hands dirty – this is a ‘doing’ role as well as a leadership role as we are a small team. If you are interested in joining our high performing team, then we would love to hear from you. To apply please send a full CV and a letter of up to two A4 sides to Sally.tabbner@dementia-support.org.uk.

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If you would like to discuss the role in more detail, please speak to Sally Tabbner, Chief Executive on 01243 888 691. Closing date; 12 noon – 18th January 2019 1st Interview – 23rd January 2019 2nd Interview – 28th January 2019 Dementia Support is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of people living with dementia and their carer’s, and it expects both staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates will be subject to pre-employment checks, including references and a Disclosure & Barring Service check.