We are looking for an exceptional Senior Direct Marketing Manager to join a flourishing Individual Giving Team with a well known and loved brand. The CompanyA leading charity for homeless people, providing vulnerable people with a place to call home and a chance to acquire the skills they need to build a better future. The RoleCurrently the acquisition programme uses a diverse mix of channels to recruit new supporters including; direct dialogue, TV, digital, press and telemarketing, we are continually looking for ways to develop new products and fundraising propositions in order to target new audiences.You will be expected to work with industry-leading agencies and work closely with internal teams including Data & Insight, Development and Supporter Care and digital and PR.You will be responsible for Planning & StrategyManagement & Delivery of Acquisition programmeInnovationAgency managementTeam ManagementTeam ManagementBest practice and regulationsThe CandidateProven success in developing successful acquisition plans and budgets.Proven success of managing and delivering an acquisition programme, delivering a number of direct marketing channels and ensuring the programme is in line with agreed annual budgets.Experience in managing a high performing team, motivating and supporting individuals to achieve targets and work in line Centrepoint values.Experience of media buying either directly or through an agency.Experience of managing F2F/D2D programmes ideally an in-house operation. Proven success of developing & testing new products, propositions and channels to recruit new supporters.Awareness of the external environment including staying up to date with technology, innovation and emerging trends in both the commercial and not for profit sectors, used to identifying opportunities to harness new developments to improve IG activity.Strong creative judgement with the ability to spot good ideas early and motivate agencies to deliver brilliant creative. IMPORTANT NOTEOur aim is to respond to all successful applications within 5 days. If you havent been contacted within 5 days your application has been unsuccessful and your details will not be held further but we positively encourage you to apply for any other positions that you may see in the future.We apologise that we cannot contact everybody in person but thank you in advance for your interest.Third Solutions encourages applications from individuals of all ages & backgrounds. Appointment will be made on merit alone but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK. Third Solutions acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment & an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003.