Legacy Marketing Manager

MND Association
West Midlands Region
15 Jun 2017
21 Jun 2017
Contract Type
The MND Association has a unique opportunity available for a Legacy Marketing Manager to join the team in Northampton. The role is a full time, permanent position working 37 hours per week. We are offering the Legacy Marketing Manager a salary of GBP35,000 per annum plus benefits.

The MND Association was founded in 1979. Our mission is to improve care and support for people with MND, their families and carers. We also fund and promote research that leads to new understanding and treatments and brings us closer to a cure for MND. The Association also campaigns and raises awareness so the needs of people with MND, and everyone who cares for them, are recognised and addressed by wider society.

What are the responsibilities of the Legacy Marketing Manager?

An opportunity has arisen for a Legacy Marketing Manager to join the Fundraising Team at the Motor Neurone Disease Association. This is a key role as legacies are a vital income stream bringing in up to a third of our income in some years.

The Legacy Marketing Manager will be responsible for developing and implementing an innovative new legacy and tribute fund marketing strategy building on the success of our existing programmes.

You will work with colleagues across the Association to deliver a range of legacy and tribute fund marketing campaigns and events to recruit and steward existing legacy pledgers and tribute fund supporters through a mix of channels including direct mail and digital.

What do we look for in a Legacy Marketing Manager?

The successful candidate will have demonstrable experience in legacy/direct marketing or fundraising and experience of organising and hosting supporter events would be desirable.

You will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and experience of working across all levels of an organisation as well as with external agencies. Your use and understanding of the potential of CRM databases, data and segmentation of direct marketing is essential.

What is MND?

- MND is a fatal, rapidly progressive disease that affects the brain and spinal cord

- It attacks the nerves that control movement so muscles refuse to work. Sensory nerves are not usually affected

- It can leave people locked in a failing body, unable to move, talk and eventually breathe

- It kills a third of people within a year and more than half within two years of diagnosis

- It has no cure.

Closing date: Sunday, 2nd July 2017

Interviews: Monday, 10th July 2017

Why not click 'apply' today? Don't miss out on this opportunity to join a committed and powerful organisation as our Legacy Marketing Manager.