Fundraising and Communications Manager

  • Full time or Part time
  • £32,561 – £35,024
  • Glasgow (Hybrid)
  • Closing 4th June 2024


  • Advertised from 10th May 2024
  • Permanent, 37 hours per week (part time hours as low as 30 hours a week considered). £32,561 -£35,024 per annum FTE (pro-rata for part-time staff and dependent on experience)

Role

Are you passionate about supporting LGBTQ+ young people? Do you want to be part of making Scotland the best place for LGBTQ+ young people to flourish and thrive? If so, we want to hear from you.

We are looking for a dynamic individual to join our vibrant team of staff and volunteers. You will be delivering strategic fundraising and communications, building partnerships, raising unrestricted funds to support the sustainability of the charity and communicating to a wide range of audiences, informing around LGBTQ+ rights, raising awareness of the work we do and ensuring we continue to support LGBTQ+ young people.

Our ideal candidate will be an individual who fits with the values of LGBT Youth Scotland, building strong relationships and partnerships both internally and externally, managing a varied portfolio of work that touches all aspects of the charity. You will have strong organisational and communication skills as well as knowledge and experience in unrestricted fundraising, communications and marketing.

Your role will be to:

  • To support the organisation’s unrestricted income generation, meeting annual fundraising targets.
  • To manage the central communications function, supporting our work towards Scotland being a place where LGBTQ+ young people can flourish and thrive
  • To support the Head of Partnerships to deliver and develop the organisation’s Fundraising and Communications strategies.
  • To manage the day to day running of the Fundraising & Communications functions.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be at the forefront of youth work and make a lasting, and sometimes lifesaving, impact for LGBTQ+ young people.

We want to hear from you if you have:

  • Experience of delivering Fundraising planning, campaigns and appeals including corporates and/or community, events and individuals
  • Experience of delivering Communications Plans and Projects
  • Project management skills, including the ability to work with a number of outcomes, stakeholders and income streams.
  • Experience of providing line management and an understanding of values-led approaches to leadership
  • Knowledge of equalities issues and the issues affecting LGBTQ+ young people.

Application notes

Closing Date: Tuesday 4th June 2024 (5pm)

Interview Date: Wednesday 12th June 2024, in-person

We are passionate about equalities at LGBT Youth Scotland. This means that everyone is accepted for who they are, regardless of age, disability, sex, gender identity, marital status, race, faith or belief, sexual orientation, socioeconomic background, pregnancy or maternity. In line with our commitment to race equity and trans inclusion, we are particularly seeking applications from People of Colour/ BAME people and trans people. If you have a disability and would prefer to apply in a different format or would like us to make reasonable adjustments to enable you to apply or attend any interview, please let us know.

For more information and guidance on how to apply for this job visit lgbtyouth.org.uk/careers.

We are an equal opportunities employer. Company Limited by guarantee SC244805, Scottish Charity SC024047


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