Senior Product Manager

Heather Burch
Senior Charity Specialist
T: 07467 820496

The Talent Set are thrilled to work with the incredible Royal Marsden Cancer Charity to find a new Senior Product Manager to bring innovation and creativity to this fantastic role. We are looking for a talented fundraising manager to lead on new product development in the Community Fundraising team, using insight to develop and test new community fundraising products to attract new supporters and improve supporter retention rates.


Job Title: Senior Product Manager

Organisation: Royal Marsden Cancer Charity

Salary: circa £40,000

Contract: Permanent, full-time

Location: Sutton and Chelsea, London

Closing Date: Wednesday 6th October 2021

Benefits: Annual leave is 27 days, and this increases after 5 and 10 years. Therapy services, cycle to work schemes, gym discounts, childcare support, staff support, wellbeing workshops and a lot more.


This role also leads on the delivery of our flagship mass participation event, The Banham Marsden March. The event has raised over £13m over the last ten years and this role will be responsible for shaping the future and driving the growth of the event.


Key responsibilities:

  • Using insight to develop, test and launch new community fundraising products to attract new supporters and drive long term engagement with existing supporters
  • Managing and optimising our existing product portfolio to grow our reach and income
  • Project managing the Charity’s flagship mass participation event, The Banham Marsden Marsden March
  • Line managing the Senior Product Executive and matrix management of staff supporting the products team
  • Being part of the Community Fundraising leadership team, including engaging in cross-organisational projects, contributing to the management and motivation of the wider team and deputising for the Head of Community Fundraising
  • Creating best practice stewardship plans which meet the needs of the Charity and supporters
  • Managing event budgets and forecasting income for new events


Person Specification:

  • Experience of new product development and product portfolio management
  • Experience of managing mass participation events
  • Strong leadership skills and a clear track record of delivering effective supporter communications
  • A motivational leader who can enthuse the team with new ideas and products for the charity


This a rare and exciting role with the Royal Marsden Cancer Charity, who are raising money for The Royal Marsden, a world leading cancer centre, to support life-saving research; offer patients world-leading treatment and care; invest in state-of-the-art equipment and much more.

To find out more and apply, please contact Jael Woolley at The Talent Set

Along with Royal Marsden, we are committed to diverse and inclusive recruitment practises that ensure equal opportunity for everyone, regardless of race, sexual orientation, mental or physical disability, age or gender. We encourage applications from all backgrounds and will happily make reasonable adjustments to always ensure a fair process.