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Head of Legacies & Single Gifts

Home Counties
Fixed Term, Full Time
£59,464 to £62,547 per annum
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In this key role you will be responsible for the production, management and monitoring of the annual One Off Giving budget. This is a 12 month maternity contract.

The Company Much loved national disability charity.

The Role
Lead, develop and manage all aspects of individual giving including donor acquisition and development, database management and legacy development
Develop, plan and monitor the annual budget for One Off Giving to achieve required income.
Work closely with the Database Marketing team, and external agencies to produce business intelligence and data analysis to assist with the development, planning and monitoring of budgets and strategy development.
Manage budgets of 6.8 million in 2018, rising to 7.5 million in 2022. To manage income targets of 56 million in 2018 rising to 62.6 million by 2022
Manage, coach and develop the One Off Giving team.
As a member of the Fundraising Management Team (FMT) use skill set to help drive and improve performance in other areas of fundraising.
Work proactively with other FMT members to resolve budget silo issues, maximise return for the charity and work together to resolve FMT underperforming KPIs.

The Candidate
Proven track record of developing and implementing effective and successful fundraising (esp. individual giving and legacy fundraising) strategies within the charity sector.
Experience of managing direct marketing and managing multi million budgets is essential.
Experience of people management.
Ability to lead arguments, challenge assumptions and influence decision making.
Ability to introduce change through consultation.
Excellent organisation and project management skills


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