WheelPower

We are the national charity for wheelchair sport based at Stoke Mandeville Stadium, Buckinghamshire.  We provide opportunities, facilities, expertise and equipment that enable disabled people to participate in sport and physical activity and lead healthy active lives.

About the Role

This is a new role which is central to our strategic objective of growing income in order to provide more opportunities for disabled people to lead active lives.

Reporting to the Head of Fundraising you will be directly responsible for managing the growth of community fundraising by building relationships with community based groups and individuals.

This is a unique opportunity to use your experience to significantly increase our income and enable us to provide more opportunities for physically disabled people to lead fit and active lives.

This role is based at Stoke Mandeville Stadium, birthplace of the Paralympic Movement.

About You

You will be a highly motivated and ambitious individual with an excellent understanding of community fundraising. 

You will use your excellent interpersonal skills to develop successful fundraising relationships with a wide range of organisations and supporters and have proven experience in managing your own workload.

Excellent communication skills will enable you to network with external stakeholders and maximise the value of our relationships.

How to Apply

Please download and complete our application form to apply.

Closing Date & Further Information

Salary: £28,000 plus pension scheme.

Applications for this position close at 5:30pm on Friday 5 January 2017. 

Contact Paul Rushton, Head of Fundraising on 01296 395995 or by email to: info@wheelpower.org.uk if you would like to have an informal discussion about the role.

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