Senior Corporate & Major Gifts Manager - Charity

Stevenage, Hertfordshire
£35 - £40k per annum plus excellent benefits
17 Oct 2016
04 Nov 2016
Full Time
Contract Type

We are currently seeking an experienced and professional fundraiser to lead the organisations corporate development, trust and foundations team and to develop a major donor cultivation strategy.

We are Mercy Ships, a faith based charity, bringing safe surgery to people in Africa via our floating hospital ship. We are entering an exciting period of growth and are looking for people to join our team in the UK who have a passion for our cause, the skills to be part of a global movement and the drive to see even more lives transformed.

Senior Corporate & Major Gifts Manager
Location: Stevenage
Hours: Full time (37.5 hours plus unpaid breaks)
Contract: Permanent
Salary: £35 - £40k per annum plus excellent benefits

One of 16 Mercy Ships offices around the world working on fundraising, recruitment and public relations, the UK provides over 100 specialist volunteers to crew the hospital ship ‘Africa Mercy’ and provides financial resources for surgeries, healthcare, education and local partnership –bringing immediate relief to thousands of individuals and leaving a sustainable legacy of hope and healing in every nation we visit.

The role holder will be responsible for overseeing members of the fundraising team, helping to nurture relationships and identify growth opportunities, ensuring that key supporters are engaged with and support the work of Mercy Ships.

Closing Date: By 5pm on Friday 4 November.
Applicants must be available to interview on Thursday 17th November 2016 with second interviews to be held the week beginning 28th November.

Please download the job description (attached) to find out more and apply with your CV and cover letter, which should be no more than 2 pages in length, detailing your relevant experience and why you want to work with us by 5pm on Friday 4 November.

We look forward to hearing from you!

No agencies please.