Location: Colchester. Travel within the UK and overseas and to attend occasional evening or weekend events will be required.

As Head of Fundraising and Communications you will be tasked with developing all income streams, including community, corporate and major donor. You will use your communication skills to inspire your team and develop strong and lasting relationships with new and future supporters. This is an exciting role for someone who is looking for a challenge, who understands the importance of building brand awareness and has a passion for the international development sector.

Imagine suffering abuse every day, just because you had a disease, now imagine being part of a passionate team committed to reducing the stigma associated with leprosy and supporting people affected, so they can build a better future. Please visit our website to find out more about us and the people we work with.

We are working towards a day when leprosy no longer destroys lives; with a strong fundraising strategy we can achieve this sooner.

What we would like from you

  • You will be an excellent communicator with strong leadership skills and the ability to inspire and engage at all levels.
  • You will be commercially astute with a proven track record of fundraising, marketing and communications.
  • You will have a charity, commercial or public sector background.
  • Ambitious, dynamic and creative, you will enjoy an enthusiastic, supportive working environment and be a part of an innovative international NGO

What we will give to you in return

£45,000 per annum (depending on experience)

Benefits consisting of:

  • Contributory group personal pension scheme
  • Non-contributory life assurance scheme
  • 22 days annual leave (3 days additional between Christmas and New Year), rising by one day per year to 28 days p.a.
  • Child Care Vouchers Scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Designated free of charge car parking

To apply, please download the job pack and complete an application form and send to [email protected]

Any queries please contact [email protected]