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Top job! Director of Fundraising and Business Development

  • Full time
  • £38,000 – £45,000
  • Livingston EH54
  • Closing 1st July 2022

  • Advertised from 7th June 2022
  • 37.5 hours pw


Team Jak is a Scotland wide charity providing practical social and emotional support to children and young people age 0-25 with cancer and their families friends and those bereaved from their Jak's Den HQ in Livingston and through pop up Dens in Aberdeen Glasgow Fife and Borders.

You will lead all of our fundraising and income generation activity across all of our different income streams and develop and implement an innovative fundraising strategy that utilises trusts and foundations, participate in tenders, identify and wins grants and awards, build powerful individual and community giving campaigns, support Events and work with key Board members on corporate partnerships, generate new income and unrestricted traded income through social enterprises and our Bag of Worries training and facilitation programme.

You will grow and expand our fundraising team through time.

We want you to have an entrepreneurial attitude, one where you are excited about the prospect of building and delivering new and exciting income streams for Team Jak that not only provide us with greater income but also enhance our mission to make sure that no child, young person or their family should face cancer, related illness or bereavement alone and will get the support they need during their journey and beyond.

You will be passionate about making a difference to people’s lives and about the difference that high quality, integrated fundraising strategies can make to the impact of an organisation.

We want you to be committed to the vision, mission and values of Team Jak and be our Changemaker, and in turn create smiles and ease the journey for our 320 registered families throughout Scotland.

Application notes

An application pack is available for download below.

To apply please send cv and cover letter to-

Closing Date 1st July, Interviews at Jak’s Den Livingston 15th July 2022