Head of Fundraising

Location:Winchester, Hampshire Salary:£40,000 per annum Main duties:

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Interview date:29/07/2020 Closing date:22/07/2020 Job Description:

Hampshire Cultural Trust is looking for a driven and dynamic Head of Fundraising for a maternity cover contract. While in post, the successful candidate will lead the delivery of an interim fundraising strategy that has been designed in response to the coronavirus crisis. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced fundraiser to make a significant difference to the lives of people and communities across Hampshire by raising funds from a range of income sources.

The Head of Fundraising will lead the fundraising team, line-managing the Individual Giving Manager and Fundraising Officer to deliver successful fundraising across 23 venues and multiple social impact programmes. They will collaborate with colleagues across the organisation to develop compelling fundraising proposals, and will also lead the development of key funding applications.

The successful candidate will have significant expertise in raising funds from a variety of sources, and will apply their expertise to achieve results. They will be confident in leading a fundraising function, will thrive in a fast-paced environment, and will be adept at coping with pressure. They will have excellent relating, networking, persuading and influencing skills, and will be able to adapt and respond to change.

If you are looking for an opportunity to join a dynamic organisation and promote the world-class culture and heritage that Hampshire has to offer, visit our website to find out more and how to apply, www.hampshireculture.org.uk/about-us/work-for-us.

Closing date for applications:              Wednesday 22 July 2020

Interview date:                                       Wednesday 29 and Thursday 30 July 2020


About the trust

Hampshire Cultural Trust was established in 2014 to promote Hampshire as a great cultural county, and our vision is to be renowned for creating world-class cultural experiences that enrich and transform lives. We manage and support 26 arts and museums attractions across Hampshire and deliver county-wide outreach programmes that bring great culture to local communities. We also deliver a diverse range of wider social impact initiatives targeted at those who are most vulnerable or disadvantaged and who would not usually have access to arts and culture.

HCT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring service. Applicants successful at interview may be required to undergo Disclosure and Barring service checks as applicable to the role.


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