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Director of Fundraising

Salary: £65,000 to £75,000 depending on experience.

Location: Norwich but with the option of significant home-working. Travel elsewhere in the UK, notably to London, is also required.

Number of positions: 1

Expiration date: 19 Jun 2024

The Director of Fundraising ensures that Beat generates the income necessary to deliver our strategy and objectives as we expand to meet the needs of the growing numbers of people who rely on us. The role is responsible for leading our fundraising and is crucial to our strategic leadership, values-led management and continued success.

The post holder reports to the Chief Executive and is a member of the Executive team along with the Directors of Services, External Affairs and Finance & Resources. They attend the open meetings of the Board of Trustees.

They lead a directorate of 16 fundraising staff with direct line management responsibility for the two department heads (Public Fundraising and Partnerships).

They build and hold close and productive relationships with those trustees and selected other high value supporters who are able to give or raise funds through their own networks.

Beat offers 5.25 weeks of annual leave + bank holidays which increases after 2 years, by a day a year to a maximum of 6 weeks. Additionally, Beat provides membership of a Cash Plan Scheme to all employees and offers flexible working.

Completed application forms should be returned via the website page by 9am on 19 June 2024.

All applications must be on the Beat application form, CVs will not be considered unless by prior agreement.

Shortlisted candidates will be informed by close of business on 20 June 2024. If you have not heard from us by 21 June 2024, please assume that your application has not been successful.

First interviews will take place on 26 June 2024 in London, second interviews will be held on 10 July 2024 in Norwich.

If you have any questions regarding this position then please do not hesitate to contact our team at

Please note we cannot accept CVs or applications from those residing outside of the UK.

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Director of Fundraising - Information Pack
Application Form Part 1
Application Form Part 2