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Fundraising, Events and Philanthropy Manager

£36,000 per annum depending on experience
Full Time - 37 hours Monday to Friday with flexibility required with hybrid working

Are you an experienced, motivated, self-starting and skilled fundraiser who wants to make a difference?

Stonepillow have an excellent opportunity for you to make the next step in your career and take on the newly created role of Fundraising, Events and Philanthropy Manager who will  build on our current 5-year strategy and be instrumental in  the development of our next 5-year strategic plan.

Stonepillow, as the leading homelessness charity in Chichester and Arun, has adapted and grown significantly over recent years due to increased demand and the development of new and innovative service models. Well known in the community and commissioned in various areas by West Sussex County Council, we are fortunate to benefit from a healthy mixed funding model of which fundraising forms 10-15%. Leading on Community Fundraising, Events and Major Donors’ workstreams, you will be tasked with growing these revenue streams to deliver the fundraised income necessary to secure the ongoing operations of the charity.

Responsible for a small team, you will focus on the growth of major donor and stewardship strategy as well as leading on flagship events such as the’ Big Sleep Out’.  This will be an exciting, engaging and front facing role which will be critical in supporting Stonepillow in achieving our Mission and Vision.

The Stonepillow mission and vision are:

  • Our Mission: to prevent and relieve homelessness in our communities by delivering person-centred services that ensure individual well-being and independence.
    We achieve this due to our passion and commitment and through proactive collaboration & advocacy
  • Our Vision: those experiencing or threatened with homelessness will be supported without judgement but with compassion, humanity and respect; and that Stonepillow with its knowledge, experience and proven success will be a leader in the field

If you would like to have an informal discussion about the role with Debbie Jupe, Head of Partnerships, Communication and Fundraising, she can be contacted on 01243 537934.

Summary of Position:

Position: Fundraising, Events and Philanthropy Manager
Reporting to: Head of Partnerships, Communication and Fundraising
Responsible for: Fundraising team members
Salary: Circa £36,000 commensurate with experience. Please quote your current salary in your application.
Hours of Work: 37 hours worked flexibly to ensure the delivery of events and attendance at meetings outside core office hours. A hybrid option of working is available.
Stakeholder pension scheme
25 days’ holiday, plus bank holidays
Healthcare and wellbeing support including access to in-app virtual appointments with NHS registered GPs and access to a comprehensive Employee Assistance Programme with face-to-face counselling.
A medical cashback scheme and retail discounts