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Head of Income and Partnerships

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Citizens Advice LeicesterShire


£49,500.00 per annum (pro rata £30,101.35)


Home based in England or Wales with some office working when required

Job Overview

Responsible to: CEO Responsible for: Income and Communications Officer, Research & Campaign team Who We are: Citizens Advice Leicestershire is an independent and local not for profit organisation, providing accessible and high quality information, advice and education to anyone who needs it. Last year we supported 31,715 people across Leicester and Leicestershire, securing circa £14,109,952 in maximised income for our citizens. We take a partnership approach to deliver our services, working with local government, National Citizens Advice and local VCSE organisations. About the role: The Head of Income and Partnerships is a new role and will be instrumental in driving income and business development, creating sustainable initiatives with an emphasis on self generated and unrestricted income. This role involves building and nurturing productive and mutually beneficial partnerships. You will work closely with the CEO and senior leadership team to develop and deliver a creative and sustainable fundraising strategy aligned with our purpose. The main purpose of the role is: Drive the strategic development of a creative and sustainable fundraising strategy aligned with our purpose An emphasis on self generated and unrestricted income Build nurturing, productive and mutually beneficial partnerships Guide the communications and media strategy of the charity – ensuring that our communications across all channels are engaging and on brand Provide leadership and guidance to a small team, coaching and empowering individuals to thrive and develop Why work with us? We make a difference. We believe in levelling the playing field. Following the appointment of our new CEO, this is an exciting time to join Citizens Advice Leicestershire. We are working on refreshing our purpose, values and setting our long term strategy to ensure we are fit for the future; this role will play an influential part in this work. You will have opportunities for personal development, to create change and deliver impact. Closing date for applications: 19th March 2024 We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible. Planned date(s) for interviews: 2nd April 2024 at our Hinckley branch To apply please read the full job description and person specification and application guidance notices. A successful candidate needs to reside in England or Wales. Citizens Advice is committed to diversity and inclusion. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Skills and Qualifications required

This role will suit a dynamic and innovative individual who has experience of creating and managing a strategic and diversified income portfolio. You can demonstrate a track record of successful tenders, bids and partnership working. You will be working in a senior leadership position and have demonstrable experience of coaching and empowering your team to thrive and develop. You will share our purpose and values and will be driven to make a difference for the people of Leicester and Leicestershire.

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