This is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Community Fundraising Manager to join a busy and successful team at a leading children's charity.This role is responsible for leading the charities community fundraising programme and ensuring income and long-term value is maximised. You will be involved in introducing new products, produce a community fundraising strategy and lead a team of 4.Key responsibilities:Develop and report on the team strategy, operational plans and budget in order to generate long-term and sustainable incomeImplement a fundraising strategy that will build on existing work across the community programmes, identifying areas of improvement and exploring new opportunities for growthImplement new fundraising products and resources in line with the Community Fundraising strategy, working closely with the Fundraising Product Marketing and Innovation teamTo ensure the team develop appropriate processes, procedures and guidelines to ensure that supporters receive a consistently high level of support and are recognised appropriately for their effortsTo mentor, support and manage direct line reports (3 Community Fundraising Officers and the Community Fundraising Manager), ensuring they meet individual and team targetsTo maintain accurate records on income and expenditure providing reports to the Head of Community and Challenge Events as requiredExperience & skills required:Substantial experience of growing Community Fundraising income, across a number of programme areasExperience of establishing, managing and evaluating new fundraising initiatives/processes to generate growthExperience of establishing relationships with a wide range of stakeholders across functions and levels of senioritySubstantial experience of managing peopleExperience of change management in order to deliver increased efficiency and growthStrong influencing and negotiation skillsTo find out more please email a copy of your CV to . Applications are being reviewed on a rolling basis. so please get in touch ASAP to avoid disappointment. Please note only successful applicants will be contacted.