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Community and Events Fundraising Manager

  • Full time
  • £32,046 – £39,595
  • Glasgow or Edinburgh (Home working at the moment)
  • Closing 14th September 2020

  • Advertised from 25th August 2020
  • 37.5 hours per week. Permanent
  • W601


Around since 1923, SAMH is Scotland’s national mental health charity.

SAMH has represented the voice of people most affected by mental health problems in Scotland for more than 90 years.

Today, in over 60 communities we work with adults and young people providing mental health social care support, services in primary care, schools and further education, among others. These services together with our national programme work in See Me, respectme, suicide prevention and active living; inform our policy and campaign work to influence positive social change.

SAMH is dedicated to mental health and wellbeing for all: with a vision of a society where people are able to live their lives fully, regardless of present or past circumstances.

This is an exciting time to join SAMH, with a growing brand and a new and exciting organisational strategy to reach more people of all ages who experience mental health problems. After several years of successful fundraising, we are continuing to invest in our core team to make that vision a reality.

The Community and Events Fundraising Manager is a central role within the fundraising management team, contributing to the successful delivery of our ambitious fundraising strategy. You will lead on developing and delivering strategic plans to generate significant income, identify and maximise long-term relationships and build a sustainable fundraising revenue.

At SAMH people are our biggest asset and, through their dedication, skills, compassion and resilience, we are proud to provide recovery focused support and help to a record number of people across Scotland. Join us and be part of Scotland’s mental health charity.

Application notes

Closing date for all applications is Monday 14th September

Interviews will take place week commencing 21st September by Zoom call

A Basic Disclosure, Right to Work in the UK check and proof of qualifications declared on the application form are required.

Applications are welcome from people who have experienced mental health difficulties.

Please note that your application should be completed electronically and emailed back to, no other form of application will be accepted.