4Siight Vision Support: Relationship Fundraising Manager

4Siight Vision Support: Relationship Fundraising Manager

Job title: Relationship Fundraising Manager

Salary: £25,000-£27,000 per annum

Location: Based in Bognor Regis – covering West Sussex

Hours: 35 hours per week (some occasional evenings and weekends)

Contract: 18 Months

Closing Date:  Friday 29 March 2019


Are you looking for a new challenge?

4Sight Vision Support has been providing support for people with sight loss across West Sussex for almost 100 years. We are now providing you with the opportunity to manage our relationship fundraising across West Sussex to help to make a real difference to the lives of over 2000 people and their families. This is initially an 18-month contract with the possibility of an extension, subject to the availability of funding.

You will be a senior member of the fundraising team leading 4Sight Vision Support’s Supporter Relationship Fundraising strategy in West Sussex, with a focus on maximising the value, diversity and longevity of the supporter relationship portfolio.

Leading a small team of staff and volunteers, you will develop and implement multi-year plans and budgets to significantly increase income to include current and prospective supporters, major donors, strategic commercial and corporate partnerships, one-off gifts, sponsorship and legacies.

You are an excellent communicator with the energy, drive and communication skills to increase our income and build and maintain long-term relationships. You will develop and manage the major donor pipeline, including identification, research and qualification of potential major supporters, ensuring all connections are maximised. You will promote the charity events programme, its products and partnerships and will be an active and supportive member of the Fundraising and wider 4Sight Vision Support staff team, contributing to its development and working collaboratively with colleagues and volunteers and providing donors with the best possible experience.

You are also an inspiring professional possessing a confident, bright and warm personality that builds trust and promotes a positive image of 4Sight Vision Support and of the visually impaired community of people we support.

For an application pack please call 01243 828555 or email: vacancies@4sight.org.uk