Head of Business Development – closing date 9 April 2021

This is an exciting new post designed to lead on developing and implementing Reading Mencap’s income generation strategy and development of new business opportunities in the town. Key responsibilities will include:

  • Develop, implement and regularly review Reading Mencap’s income generation strategy to ensure we have diverse and healthy income streams to underpin our work.
  • Developing new and existing services and scopes for tenders/bids
  • Business development solution research, costing and design for specific opportunities.
  • Leading our fundraising team to oversee Reading Mencap’s non statutory fundraising activity.
Further information

This role would suit someone who has recent experience – preferably in the not-for-profit sector – of delivering fundraising, business development measurement and planning. Initially home based during the pandemic and subsequently based at our main building in Alexandra Road, Reading.

Address Line 1
21 Alexandra Road
Working from home
Is this location wheelchair accessible?
Contract type
Part timePermanent
Central Reading
£40.000 FTE pro rata for 30 hours a week
Mandi Smith, CEO
Main contact telephone
0118 966 2518
How to apply
Open for applications from
4 March 2021
Closing date for applications
9 April 2021
Will my application be acknowledged?
All applicants, successful or otherwise, can expect to receive a reply from us in due course