Head of Individual Giving

Head of Individual Giving

Ongoing role
At a glance


  • Fundraising events
  • Fundraising strategy


London, W1T 6EB
Remote opportunity
Travel limit? This role is home based


Either in or out of office hours Estimate of time needed:
3-7 hours / week

Are you seeking to use your talents to improve the lives of young people living with mental illness? Do you have experience of Trusts and Foundations? Do you want to be part of building a new, and exciting charity?

What will you be doing?

We are It’s OK, a new national charity with the aim of helping and supporting young people with moderate to severe mental illness through mentorship, education and campaigning. 

What will you be doing?

  • To work closely with the Head of fundraising to develop and execute fundraising strategies for individuals at all levels.
  • Identify, cultivate and secure new donors.
  • To oversee the maintenance of accurate information regarding all communication with existing and potential donors, funding submissions.
  • To manage CRM databases to aid individual giving. 

What are we looking for?

  • A track record of working in individual giving. 
  • Experience of working with CRM.
  • Highly numerate with demonstrable experience of preparing and managing budgets.
  • Good organisation skills, and competent in the use of Word, Excel and databases.
  • An inspiring leader, who has previous experience of developing the skills and confidence of their team.
  • Highly creative and innovative. 
  • A commitment to supporting young people living with moderate to severe mental illness

What difference will you make?

As the Head of Individual Giving, you will play a key role in supporting the set up of this brand new charity. Our success in individual giving will enable us to do the much-needed work in supporting young people living with moderate to severe mental illness. 

  • Mental health
  • Young people
  • Organisation type: 

    To support, promote and protect the mental health of young people aged 15-25 with mental illness throughout England and Wales through mentorship, campaigning, education and advice.

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