Director of Fundraising

St Margaret’s Hospice Care
Somerset Bridge, Bridgwater
£65,000 - £70,000 per annum
25 Mar 2019
22 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time


St. Margaret’s Hospice is the leading provider of end of life services in Somerset. Our track record of investing in high quality and caring support means we are at the heart of the Somerset community. 

We deliver care for over 3,800 people each year who face a life limiting illness. Only 19% of our costs are supported by the NHS. The rest is provided by charitable income through our fundraising, our shops and from donations. Our pioneering services depend upon the best people who can innovate and provide the best care possible for patients and their families.

Our Values:
We are patient-centred, compassionate, respectful, brave self-aware, informed and driven

Director of Fundraising
£65,000 - £70,000 per annum
Permanent, Full Time

Supported by a strong Executive Team, as the Director of Fundraising, you will provide clear strategic and operational expertise to deliver the fundraising strategy through inspirational and motivational management to drive and achieve an exciting and engaging portfolio of fundraising products.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Proven experience of developing and implementing a successful fundraising strategy that has accelerated income growth and established a diversified and sustainable income base.
  • Proven experience of establishing and successfully growing new income streams and developing new fundraising products
  • Strategic and operational business and project planning, monitoring and evaluation.
  • Experience of managing senior staff and teams.
  • Proven experience of establishing successful long term corporate partnerships

Closing date:  24 April 2019