UNICEF UK is looking for a Director to lead their Soccer Aid programme, an annual televised fundraising campaign. Deadline: 2 October.

This is a great opportunity to join the UK Committee for UNICEF (UNICEF UK) as the Director of Soccer Aid. Since its inception in 2006 “Soccer Aid for UNICEF” has broken milestones in fundraising and raising awareness of the work UNICEF does for children globally, linking to a child’s right to play.

It has become a highly anticipated annual televised fundraising campaign. The Director of Soccer Aid has the overall responsibility of delivering the year-on-year fundraising growth strategy, by the successful leadership of the Soccer Aid team; fostering close working relationship with our joint venture partners Soccer Aid Productions Ltd (SAP Ltd) and other key stakeholders across UNICEF UK, UNICEF and external talent and organisations.

 You will know this is the right move for you because not only will our mission and values resonate with you, but you will also be a leader of people; comfortable in creating and executing successful flagship fundraising programmes, in conjunction with multiple, high profile senior partners and stakeholders.

In order to complete your application, please download the following:

  • Job Description – this includes the criteria for the role, which you will need to respond to as part of your application

  • Our Shared Commitment – our organisational values. Please demonstrate how you meet these in your application

  • Benefits – UNICEF UK salaries and benefits are benchmarked against other organisations in the charity sector

To apply for the job, visit the UNICEF UK website. Deadline: 2 October 2022. 


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