Income Generation & Communications Lead

Responsible to: CEO

Job Description

The Income Generation & Communications Lead will take a leadership role to grow income, especially from non-legacy sources and deliver strong communication activities to raise both awareness and funds for the shelter.

Line Manager Responsibilities

  • Events Assistant
  • Marketing & Communications

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop a fundraising plan with KPI, targets and milestones
  • Modernise charity database and the stewardship of supporters in line with GDPR practices
  • Focus on key income streams where high-level growth is achievable including events, corporate and lottery
  • Produce clear marketing and communication plans and activity to disseminate key messages and share the shelter vision with stakeholders
  • Work with the Chief Executive, Senior Management and Trustees to grow connections, high value donors and supporters
  • Deliver campaigns to fund capital works needed to improve shelter facilities
  • Develop the shelter website
  • Work with the staff and senior management team to achieve our strategic plan.
  • Undertake training/development opportunities in order to fulfil the requirements of the post.
  • Any other duties which arise during the course of your employment or as deemed necessary for the development of the shelter

Employee Specification

  • Previous experience of working in animal welfare is not necessary, as this is not a hands-on animal role. However, an interest in helping all animals who need our help is essential.
  • Knowledge of working in fundraising, sales or a communications environment is essential.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to problem solve are a must.
  • On call and key holder responsibilities are included

Salary c£30,000 per annum – flexible working/hybrid working is an option with this role.

For more information, contact Chris Bray, CEO –

Applications with a CV and cover letter, deadline 5pm Friday 28th October.