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Director of Fundraising & Communications
St Wilfrid's Hospice
  • Salary Within the range of £50k to £60k, depending on experience
  • Location Chichester, West Sussex, South East
  • Job Type Permanent
  • Category Communications, PR , Fundraising
  • Sectors Health, Medical
  • Job Reference : 151403_SWH

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Director of Fundraising and Communications to join our productive team raising nearly £4M annually.

Reporting to the Chief Executive the successful candidate will manage a team of 10 and develop and deliver a strategic plan for fundraising, comms and marketing.  As a member of the senior management team, the postholder will contribute to the effective delivery of organisational strategy for St Wilfrid’s Hospice.

Director of Fundraising & Communications
Location: Chichester

Salary: Within the range of £50k to £60k, depending on experience
Hours: 37.5 hours a week
Contract: Permanent

We are looking for a candidate with excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills; someone who is innovative and strategic and can demonstrate:

  • Operational Fundraising experience at a senior management level
  • Extensive experience to provide strong and inspirational leadership to motivate the team towards continuous improvement
  • A track record of achieving targets
  • Accountability for the delivery of an effective media and external communication programme

You will be joining the Hospice at an exciting time in our 30 year history as we raise the remaining budget of a £15.5 million build programme for a new 18 bedded Hospice in Bosham scheduled to open in the spring of 2019. The postholder will need to work closely with our DREAMBUILDING Campaign team while keeping a focus on raising the ongoing revenue funding needed to run the Hospice annually.

In addition to a competitive salary we offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes a generous holiday entitlement starting at 27 days per year plus bank holiday entitlement, a contributory pension scheme, life assurance, and a contributory cash reimbursement plan.  We offer a friendly and supportive working atmosphere with a committed team of colleagues.

Closing date: 8th August 2018
Interviews are planned for the week commencing 20th August 2018

To Apply and for More Information:

If you would like to apply and find out more about this position, please click the Apply button to be directed to our website to download the application form/information pack and other relevant documents.

No agencies please.