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Sense International Head of Fundraising & Communications

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Sense International

Head of Fundraising and Communications

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Location: London, near Kings Cross

Contract: Permanent, full-time

Salary: Circa £60,000 per annum.

Sense International, the development charity, is seeking a Head of Fundraising and Communications to lead their Fundraising Team to deliver income growth across multiple funding streams, in particular Statutory, Trusts and Foundations and Philanthropy.

Sense International is an international development NGO that works to ensure children and young people with deafblindness or multi-sensory impairments live full and active lives. Sense International supports programmes in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Romania, Peru, India, Bangladesh, and Nepal.

The role will also focus on building strategic, multi-year partnerships with donors while ensuring that the charity deepens relationships with existing donors and proactively engage new supporters. You will support the Board Fundraising Advisory Committee and contribute as a member of the Sense International Executive Team, working closely with them to embed a new Organisational Strategy. Sense International’s income has grown considerably in the last few years and this role is key to their success. 

You will have experience of leading a team of fundraisers across a high-value portfolio to deliver agreed income targets and in-depth experience of one or more of Statutory, Trusts and Foundations and/or Philanthropy fundraising and the ability to lead across all three areas. As well as possessing excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate passionately and persuasively, you will be able to build mutually beneficial relationships with multiple stakeholders.

To find out more about this role and how to apply, please click through to our Job Description.

PLEASE NOTE: We will be shortlisting applications as soon as we receive them, so please apply early to register your interest.  

CLOSING DATE: Rolling applications


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