Careers

Head of Marketing Communications

  • Full-time, permanent
  • Based in Camden Town, London

We are looking for a Head of Marketing Communications to lead a small team in devising multichannel communications and supporter journey marketing campaigns that helps raise awareness of our work, builds our digital communities, and helps drive income generation through targeted engagement activity. You will work closely with teams across the organisation to ensure that our marketing and communications needs are met and that we become known as a UK wide organisation which delivers innovative, engaging and effective campaigns and communications initiatives in support of our beneficiaries. As a professional with experience of communications, marketing (including digital marketing), social media, supporter engagement, and media, your remit will include working closely with fundraising colleagues to develop, deliver and evaluate a schedule of donor acquisition and retention campaigns and to identity engagement opportunities across all marketing channels.

The ideal candidate will bring not only the gravitas and innovation to proactively lead a team to deliver exceptional results but also the creativity and ambition to see this charitys brand increase across the UK. This is a pivotal role which will have you working with staff and volunteers across the Charity, to maximise our reach to both supporters and potential beneficiaries.

Please download the job descrition here.

To apply, please submit your CV with a cover letter to louisa.gartrell@variety.org.uk by 10.00 am on Monday 29th April.  For further informaion please call 020 7428 8129.

Digital Manager

  • Full-time, permanent
  • Based in Camden Town, London

We are looking for an experienced professional with a track record in developing and delivering a digital strategy, ideally within the charity sector, and who can demonstrate an understanding of what makes an effective digital and social media presence.

This is a key role which will have you working with staff and volunteers across the charity to maximise our digital engagement and therefore reach, to both supporters and potential beneficiaries.

Please download the job descrition here.

To apply, please submit your CV with a cover letter to louisa.gartrell@variety.org.uk by 10.00 am on Monday 29th April.  For further informaion please call 020 7428 8129.

Senior Corporate Partnerships Manager

  • Full-time, permanent
  • Based in Camden Town, London

We seek an enthusiastic professional with extensive experience and proven track record in corporate fundraising in order to create a corporate partnerships strategy, proactively build a new business pipeline, and maximise existing corporate support.  This is an invaluable role for the Charity with a great amount of potential for growth and a key development area for the wider organisational strategy.  Ideally you will have experience of management as you will be leading a small but growing team.

Please download the job descrition here.

To apply, please submit your CV with a cover letter to louisa.gartrell@variety.org.uk by 10.00 am on Monday 29th April.  For further informaion please call 020 7428 8129.

Trusts & Grants Fundraiser

  • Full-time, permanent
  • Based in Camden Town, London

This role is an important position within the wider fundraising and communications team as you will be solely responsible for raising the annual income target from Trusts and Foundations.  With the support of the Director of Fundraising, Marketing & Communications, you will be responsible for maintaining and managing stakeholder relationships with existing and regular supporters, as well as developing a strategy for identifying, cultivating and soliciting gifts and grants from new Trusts and Foundations.

We are looking for an experienced professional with a track record in securing income from these sources as well as working as part of a small but growing team with big ambitions to grow over the coming years.

Please download the job descrition here.

To apply, please submit your CV with a cover letter to louisa.gartrell@variety.org.uk by 10.00 am on Monday 29th April.  For further informaion please call 020 7428 8129.

Sunshine Coach Programme Manager

  •  Full time, permanent
  •  Salary £27-29k, depending on experience
  •  Based in Camden, London

Variety is looking for an experienced programme manager to join our service delivery team.

Variety provides accessible minibuses in the form of our Sunshine Coaches to schools all over the UK as well as children's or youth organisations working with disabled children and children living in poverty.  Our Sunshine Coaches provide transport solutions so that children can experience more environmental education, recreational activities and real-time experiences which build life skills centring on an increase in independence, risk appropriation, academic achievement and creativity. They can also be a lifeline for children to enjoy a day out with their friends. In 2018 we delivered 79 new Coaches worth £2.5m.

As the Sunshine Coach Programme Manager you will be responsible for the successful running of the programme including all elements of the grant application process, the smooth co-ordination of delivery logistics, measuring impact and ensuring that our annual delivery targets are met. The ideal candidate will need to have experience of logistics, project management, administration and customer service, have an exceptional telephone manner, pay close attention to detail and be highly organised.  You will also need to be able to maintain excellent relationships with external stakeholders (suppliers, sponsors and beneficiaries) and be able to work independently. Experience of working with committees and minute taking would be beneficial as well as some experience of working with databases. You must be passionate about supporting disabled children and children living with economic disadvantage, be a pro-active team player and able to remain calm under pressure.

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  • To apply, please send your CV and a cover letter to: dave.king@variety.org.uk
  • The deadline for applications is 9am on Monday 29th  April. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis and so the job may close earlier if sufficient applications are received.