Head of Marketing & Fundraising, Birmingham

Job Summary

Reference: V51100075
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham
Salary: Salary is Pro Rata
Date Posted: 11/10/2016

Job Description

Organisation: Disability Resource Centre
Post: Head of Fundraising and Marketing (Maternity Cover)
Hours: 17- 20 hours per week
Salary: £33,106 - £36,019 pro rata per annum
Contract Terms: Fixed term - 13 months (January 2017 to February 2018).

The Disability Resource Centre (DRC) is one of the leading disability organisations operating in Birmingham, Solihull and the wider West Midlands.

Our mission is 'to build a sustainable business to empower disabled people to take control of their own lives and to actively seek out opportunities to achieve their full potential as individuals in mainstream society'. This is at the heart of everything we do.

With our current Head of Fundraising and Marketing due to take maternity leave in January 2016, this is an exciting opportunity to join our flexible, forward-thinking organisation on a temporary basis and work closely with the Chief Executive to ensure our income generation and marketing targets are realised. Working as part of DRC's Senior Management Team, this flexible, part-time role gives you the opportunity to make a real impact and witness the results of your hard work first hand.

Taking responsibility for the development and implementation of DRC's fundraising and marketing/communications strategies, you will line manage the Fundraising and Marketing Manager and lead on the submission of high quality funding applications and tender bids to trusts, other grant making bodies and statutory funding opportunities.

The successful candidate will be passionate, commercially-minded and results-driven. Committed to DRC's vision and values, they'll have a proven track record in funding applications and tender bid writing. With a clear and concise writing style, they'll have an exceptional ability to raise funds and a determination to improve the lives of disabled people.

For further information and to request a copy of the Job Description please contact Tim Sewell at Sewell & Wood (a division of Network Public Sector ) 

Candidates are asked to submit CVs and a 2-page supplementary statement outlining their relevant knowledge, skills and experience against the job description and person specification to:Tim Sewell at Sewell & Wood [1]

Closing Date for Applications:- Thursday 24th November 2016 with interviews being held Thursday 1st December 2016 in Birmingham.

[1] mailto:Wood@sewellandwood.com