Interim Fundraising and Communications Director

Are you a dynamic, focused and inspiring fundraiser?

Role: Interim Fundraising & Communications Director

Salary: £55,000 – £60,000 (or up to £300 / day)

Hours: Full time or part time considered

Duration:  Fixed term (3-6 months)

Location: Access to office space in Manchester or based remotely under our hybrid working policy

UK-Med is looking for a skilled charity professional to provide interim leadership of the fundraising and communications function of a fast-growing charity delivering frontline medical aid. We are looking for a passionate and experienced individual to help build our profile to drive our voluntary income growth in order to deliver life-saving emergency healthcare to the world’s most vulnerable people.

UK-Med has an ambitious five-year strategy (you can view it here) and a goal to generate £1 million per year from voluntary sources by 2026 to fund emergency responses and training for health staff. This important interim appointment will help the existing team deliver the fundraising and communications plans for the first one or two quarters of 2022, until the recruitment of a permanent Director is complete.

Experience in the humanitarian or international development sector is desirable, however a keen interest in global affairs and a commitment to UK-Med’s humanitarian mandate are essential.

To apply:

The closing date for this role is Sunday 19th December and we will be looking to hold interviews on Tuesday 21st December via Microsoft Teams. We are looking for someone who is available to start in January, and will be reviewing applications as they come. To arrange an informal discussion about the post, in the first instance please contact recruitment@uk-med.org

To apply, please submit a current CV and a supporting letter (max 2 pages) that includes:

  • A detailed explanation of your suitability for this post with specific reference to the key role outputs
  • Full contact details
  • Where you saw this role advertised

We strongly recommend that you read the Candidate Information Pack before applying.

Applications to be submitted through our online jobs platform.

Please note, UK-Med can only accept applications from people with an existing legal right to work in the UK and we cannot sponsor visa applications.