24th January 2019

Disaster Emergency Committee (DEC) – Fundraising Operations Manager

Fundraising Operations Manager Disaster Emergency Committee (DEC) Reports to: Director of Fundraising & Marketing Contract status: Full time, permanent Salary: £45,000 Location: DEC Secretariat Office, 43 Chalton Street, London NW1 1DU The Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) is a unique and dynamic membership organisation which comprises 14 of the UK’s leading humanitarian agencies: ActionAid, Action Against Hunger, Age International, British Red Cross, CAFOD, CARE International, Christian Aid, Concern Worldwide (UK), Islamic Relief, Oxfam, Plan International UK, Save the Children, Tearfund and World Vision. Since it was founded in 1963, the DEC has run 70 fundraising appeals and raised more than £1.5bn to help save lives and protect livelihoods in disaster-affected communities around the world. The DEC launches appeals when there is a humanitarian emergency of such magnitude to warrant a national UK response. DEC fundraising appeals benefit from unique corporate partnerships through our Rapid Response Network and the combined expertise of our member agencies, resulting in wide reaching appeals across high profile TV, radio and an increasing number of digital channels. Be challenged We are now recruiting a Fundraising Operations Manager. This is a vital role within DEC that is key to the operational delivery of our core fundraising purpose. The […]
21st January 2019

National Autistic Society – Trustee and Chair of the Education Quality & Development Committee

Location: Meetings are normally held in Central London Time Commitment: circa 3 days a month Voluntary role, reasonable expenses will be payable. Would you like to be part of the leading UK charity for autistic people and their families, which campaigns tirelessly for a world that works for autistic people? The National Autistic Society (NAS) is a significant national charity with circa £95 million turnover. They are the UK’s largest provider of specialist autism services. They have more than 3,400 staff and volunteers who bring passion and expertise to the lives of 100,000 autistic people every year through our schools, in the community, at work and at home. With a head office in London, national offices in Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, and a network of regional offices and volunteer-run branches across the UK, NAS run a range of programmes and have dedicated diagnostic services and an Autism Helpline. NAS provide specialist autism education across nine schools, including the NAS Multi Academy Trust and a number of Free and Independent schools and mainstream inclusion units across the UK. With the increase in the number of schools and a growing education division they must ensure educational quality and that their governance […]
21st January 2019

Keele University Students’ Union – Chief Executive

Chief Executive Keele Students’ Union £53,583 –  £59,649 We have the potential to be the best students’ union in the UK, can you help us achieve it? Keele SU is located at the heart of the largest single site campus in Europe. We exist to empower students and support their needs, interests and challenges to help them get the very best from their time at Keele University. We have a warm, embracing and quirky close-knit community that we are proud of and have played a significant role in the Universities overall ranking of being 1st for student satisfaction in the 2018 National Student Survey. Despite our achievements, we are not complacent. Since we set our 2017-21 strategy, we have developed significantly by building a strong partnership with the university and an effective Board of Trustees to ensure our good governance. We are now working tirelessly to address the challenges we face in delivering a high-quality students’ union for years to come. We want to continue to tailor our offer so that we can support more under-engaged and under-represented groups such as; international students, post-graduates, mature students and commuting students. We also want to ensure that we are making the best use […]
16th January 2019

The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity – Capital Appeal Fundraising Manager

The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity Capital Appeal Fundraising Manager Salary: Competitive + benefits Location: Chelsea, with travel to Sutton, Surrey  Reports to: Head of Community Fundraising The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity raises money solely to support The Royal Marsden, a world-leading cancer centre. We ensure our nurses, doctors and research teams can provide the very best care and develop life-saving treatments, which are used across the UK and around the world. From funding state-of-the-art equipment and ground-breaking research, to creating the very best patient environments, we will never stop looking for ways to improve the lives of people affected by cancer. Be inspired The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity has a three-year strategy that aims to significantly grow our income. Along with funding an existing world-class programme of research, treatment and care, we have also launched our largest ever capital appeal to build the Oak Cancer Centre that will provide radical new solutions for the research and treatment of cancer. Launched by our President, HRH The Duke of Cambridge, to date the appeal has been very successful and with generous philanthropic support has raised £50 million of our £70 million target. Be challenged We want to close the appeal with a public fundraising […]
7th January 2019

Dreams Come True – Programme Manager

Location: Anywhere in UK, required to be in head office at Liphook, Hampshire minimum of one day a week. Salary: £45,000 (day rate can be considered) Reporting to: Chief Executive Contract: 12 months fixed term (starting March/April 2019) Established in 1988, Dreams Come True is a UK charity whose mission is to enrich the lives of children and young people (aged two to 21) with serious and life-limiting conditions. They do this by fulfilling their dreams – whether this be to visit a special place, to have a piece of specialist equipment, to meet their hero, or to have an amazing adventure. And in the last 30 years they have fulfilled over 6,000 dreams. Following a successful £1 million grant application secured to ensure the charity can extend their reach to children and young people in areas of deprivation, we are now looking for a  Programme Manager who will take ownership and drive forward the design, implementation and embedding of a dreams referral methodology and regional volunteering model in four areas of the United Kingdom. The role will work closely with the CEO and other key stakeholders, Director of Resources, Head of Dreams, Head of Events & Volunteers and marketing and fundraising […]
7th January 2019

The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity – Associate Director of Finance

Position: Associate Director of Finance, The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity Salary: Competitive + benefits Location: Chelsea, with travel to Sutton, Surrey Reports to: Managing Director, The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity plays a vital role in raising money for the hospital to support the latest clinical research and funding new facilities and equipment so that cancer patients across the UK and around the world can receive the best possible treatment and care. We are in the midst of an ambitious strategy that aims to deliver double our fundraising income over the three-year period. Firmly rooted in the needs of The Royal Marsden we are rising to the challenge of directing more funds to the hospital to help it maintain its position at the forefront of cancer treatment and care across the world. To help us achieve this ambition we are now looking for a progressive, ambitious and results focused Associate Director of Finance who will play a vital role in creating a ‘best in class’ finance support function. This will include developing robust & fit for purpose finance systems and processes and implementing a new finance system to enable our ambitious plans. Operating as an intrinsic member of our senior […]
7th January 2019

British Chiropractic Association – Chief Executive Officer

Chief Executive Officer Home Based Salary up to £60,000 with part-time working options available The British Chiropractic Association  (BCA) was founded in 1925 and represents around 1,500 chiropractors, over 50% of those practicing in the UK, and has 98% of the profession’s voice in the media. With a turnover of over £800k, it is the largest and longest established association for chiropractors in the UK and Europe. The BCA’s key roles are in both representing the profession and providing service and support to members.  The BCA has undergone significant change, driven by the current group of Board Members over the last few years. Changes have been made to the staffing structure and working culture, moving from an office based to an agile home working environment, and with the outsourcing of back-office functions. This enables the focus to be on supporting existing members better, recruiting additional members, and enhancing the organisations lobbying power as the main voice of Chiropractors in the UK. Having updated the infrastructure, the BCA is well positioned to further raise the profile and influence of the profession in the coming years.  The Chief Executive leads a small staff team and manages the outsourcing relationships. Ensuring that the resources of the organisation are used effectively to support the President, Board, Director of Marketing & Communications and the Operations Manager in their roles delivering services to members and advancing the profile for the profession, is a critical part of the role. The CEO also oversees organisational governance and compliance.  The other major part of the CEO role is working with the BCA’s stakeholders. There are a broad range of stakeholders ranging from the Royal College of Chiropractors to the General Chiropractic Council, the industry’s regulator, the Department of Health and other […]
7th January 2019

Praxis Community Projects – Fundraising Manager

Want to work for a community organisation that played a major role in exposing the Windrush scandal? Title: Fundraising Manager Salary: £31,000 – £34,000 per annum Location: London, Bethnal Green (flexible re some home working) Reports to: Chief Executive Praxis Community Projects is an incredible organisation rooted in East London, providing pan-London services and contributing to national and European debate, policy and practice. They have over 30 years’ experience of working with migrant communities. A pivotal role, they’re looking for an ambitious Fundraising Manager to work with their Chief Executive, Head of Services and Finance Manager to develop a fundraising strategy and action plan. Praxis wants to see a world where people are not defined by their immigration status; a world where people who have migrated are treated with dignity and respect, are able to live in safety and take control of their own destinies. Their core purpose: Their core purpose is to provide practical, legal and emotional support for migrants in crisis or at-risk, ensuring that their essential human needs are met and that they are able to overcome the barriers they face. They build community, challenge exclusion and discrimination, influence policy, improve services and inspire solidarity with migrants. Be […]