Director of Fundraising

London, or home-based with regular travel to London office
Circa £75-80k per annum (pro rata, 0.6)
I CAN is the leading children’s communication charity in the United Kingdom. We were originally formed in 1888. Our mission is that no child should be left out or be left behind because of a difficulty speaking or understanding. Our vision is a world where all children have the communication skills they need to fulfil their potential. Our values are to be Impactful, Collaborative, Aspirational and we ensure No Voice is Unheard.
The Role

The Director of Fundraising will help more children and young people get help with communication by increasing I CAN’s voluntary and statutory funding, ensuring that income generated contributes to financial stability and influencing I CAN’s wider strategy to increase reach and impact.

We are looking or an inspiring leader, who has experience of developing an innovative fundraising strategy that incorporates trust, major donor and/or corporate income streams and a track record of growing and diversifying income.

Download the candidate brief to find out about the role.
How to apply

To make an application, please click on the apply now button below, with the following prepared:

  • Your CV (no more than three sides).
  • A supporting statement (no more than two sides) that sets out why you think this role is the right move for you and how you meet the knowledge and experience criteria.

Closing date
Friday 2nd July 2021

Preliminary interviews with Starfish
w/c 12th and 19th July 2021

Stakeholder meetings
w/c 2nd August 2021

Panel interviews with I CAN
w/c 9th August 2021

Being a diverse and inclusive organisation is at the heart of everything that we do, and we actively encourage applicants from underrepresented groups. If you need any adjustments made to the application process to accommodate your needs, please let us know.

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