Preventing homelessness in Reading

Work at Launchpad

Join our committed and talented team, and you will be part of something special.

By joining Launchpad, you’ll do meaningful work every day and see first-hand the difference your efforts make to vulnerable people in Reading. It’s hard work, but it’s unbelievably rewarding, a lot of fun, and you get to meet some incredibly interesting people.

What’s it like working at Launchpad? Find out more from some of our staff and volunteers, and discover what their jobs entail.

Our current vacancies are advertised here so please look back from time to time to see our latest exciting opportunities.

Head of Marketing & Fundraising

1 x full-time (37 hours per week) or significant part time suit appointed candidate. Salary circa £45 – £50,000 per annum FTE depending on skills and experience.

We are seeking an experienced professional to lead our successful Marketing and Fundraising team and complete the Senior Management Team. Reporting to the CEO, this is an exciting opportunity to be part of a growing organisation at a time of change. Coming into this role you will bring new and innovative ideas and work alongside trustees, staff and stakeholders to move the charity forward to achieve our goals.

The ideal candidate will have a strong fundraising background, previous experience in the charity sector and a track record of achieving financial targets. Additional experience in marketing and communications will give you a distinct advantage, and knowledge of the Reading area and local businesses is also desirable.

Head of Marketing and Fundraising job description

To apply please download and complete our Application Form

Email to HR@launchpadreading.org.uk.  Sorry we are unable to accept CVs.

The closing date for applications is 13 September 2019.  However, we shall hold interviews as and when suitable candidates are shortlisted, so reserve the right to close this position earlier than stated if a successful appointment is made.