Line Manager Director of Fundraising and Marketing (DFM)
Manages Philanthropy Team
Location London-based office & home, with minimum 3dpw in the office (up to 5dpw, at your discretion)
Hours a week 35
Application closes: 7 February 2022
About the charity
We’re here for the cure. Everything we do is to move us closer to that goal.
Curing Parkinson’s needs world-class collaborative science involving researchers, clinicians, the pharmaceutical industry and, most importantly, people who are living with Parkinson’s. This collaboration is at the heart of our research programme.
Our leadership and funding enables the world’s leading neuroscientists and neurologists to prioritise, together, the next generation of drugs for clinical trial.
With an ambitious plan to increase income, this is an exciting time to join Cure Parkinson’s.
About the role
A fantastic opportunity has arisen to play a leading role at Cure Parkinson’s, as our Head of Philanthropy. This role will be responsible for leading the charity’s high-value fundraising, includes Trusts, Corporate and MD fundraising. You will be responsible for developing and implementing a strategy that leads to sustained income growth.
As our Head of Philanthropy, you’ll be comfortable, splitting your time between team leadership and donor relations as well as ensuring the team and charity is always focused on the bigger picture.
You will be expected to review and develop the current philanthropy strategy and to develop strategies that build on our success and increase high-value income.
You will be an engaging and inspiring leader and a team player who thrives on growing income across several streams
It is essential that you have experience of engaging donors of all types as well as motivating and developing a team. You will have personally secured significant gifts from different types of donors. You will be able to demonstrate knowledge of current fundraising trends and possess good monitoring, reporting, and forecasting skills.