Director of Income Generation

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Contract Type
Regional £66,595 - £71,095 or London £69,752 - £74,252
Job Description

We are seeking to appoint an experienced Director of Income Generation to join our senior leadership team.   We are looking for candidates across England, Wales and Northern Ireland and this role will be based in our offices or at home but with some travel within England, Wales and Northern Ireland as required. 

As a core member of the senior leadership team, you will play a strategic role in the overall leadership and management of Friends of the Earth.  This role has the responsibility of ensuring development, management and implementation of an ambitious income generation strategy and be responsible for managing multiple income streams including those from thousands of individuals who support the grassroots power to tackle environmental issues.   

We are looking for an empathetic, inspiring and approachable leader with a strong track record of successful, sustainable income generation.  You will have experience of strategic thinking and planning and the ability to build collective commitment to a vision. You will also have the ability to analyse the external environment and navigate a clear path for Friends of the Earth using a mixture of new ideas and best practice, together with a solid understanding of the wider NGO context with regards to income generation and supporter engagement 

This is an excellent opportunity to join the Friends of the Earth Senior Leadership Team and be a key part in driving our ambitious income generation strategy to support a great campaigning organisation.  

For further information please refer to the Candidate Information Pack. 

Closing date: 23rd July 2021 

How to Apply  

Please forward a CV together with a supporting statement and completed Equality and Diversity monitoring form to Supporting statement should be no more than 2 pages of A4 and address the key requirements of the person specification with relevant examples of your experience and why you are interested in the post.  

You should give the names, positions, organisations and telephone contact numbers of two referees, relevant to this role. References will only be taken once your express permission has been granted.  

Finally, please ensure that you have included mobile, work and home telephone numbers, as well as any dates when you will not be available. 

Friends of the Earth is an international community dedicated to protecting the natural world and the wellbeing of everyone in it. We lead campaigns, provide resources and information, and drive real solutions to the environmental problems facing us all. 

Interview date
17th and 18th August 2021
Closing Date
23 July 2021