Head of Fundraising – Maternity Cover

Temporary contract for 12 months or until the substantive post holder returns
Closing date: 9am, Friday 4th October
Interview date:  Thursday 17th October at our office in central Birmingham

UK charity Children’s Liver Disease Foundation (CLDF) takes action against the effects of childhood liver disease, providing information, emotional support, research funds and a voice for all affected. With innovative support programmes and development plans to increase our reach even further, the charity never stands still. Please find out more about the difference we make at childliverdisease.org

It’s a really exciting time to join the CLDF team at a pivotal point of change and with a new strategy planned for 2020. CLDF are looking to recruit a bold, tenacious, driven, Fundraising Manager to provide maternity cover for a 12 month period. You will empower our Fundraising team and take responsibility for corporate and major giving income streams. You will be experienced in leading teams and engaging new support, with a passion for the life-changing work we do, which you’re able to communicate and bring alive for a variety of audiences.

The Head of Fundraising role is key to the development of our innovative charity’s strategy. We’re looking for candidates with a proven track record in corporate cultivation and leadership who have the energy and tenacity to play a major part in ensuring the charity achieves its goals. Currently, CLDF derives its income from a range of sources, of which community fundraising from supporters and families is the largest. We want to continue our journey in maximising our supporter care and make the most of opportunities to garner the support of new corporates, institutions and trusts to provide sustainable income for the development of the charity’s work.

If you are a passionate, creative, hard-working and tenacious fundraising professional with the leadership skills we need, then we are interested in hearing from you as soon as possible.

To apply, please view the full job description on our website (by clicking on the link below) then send your CV with a covering letter/email stating why you should be considered for the role, together with a completed Additional Information form (downloadable from our website), to hr[at]childliverdisease[dot]org. If you should need any further information, please call 0121 212 6006 to speak with the Chief Executive.