Director of Development

Location
North Yorkshire
Salary
circa £60,000
Posted
10 May 2018
Closes
08 Jun 2018
Ref
HH/FM/36386
Sector
Education
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Giggleswick School – Director of Development

Location: North Yorkshire  

Salary: circa £60,000

Contract: Full time

Giggleswick School is a co-educational boarding and day school situated in the stunning rural location of the Yorkshire Dales. Since the school was founded in 1512, Giggleswick has continued to grow and develop. With an established Development and Alumni Office the school successfully manages fundraising, friend-raising, alumni and community relations activity.

Giggleswick School are now entering into a significant programme of fundraising and are looking for a Director of Development to be responsible for maximising existing income streams and further development plans for increasing long term sustainable income growth. This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and experienced individual to take current development activities to the next level as the school enters a new ambitious period of capital project development.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience of developing successful implementation plans and achieving targets
  • Provable ability to elicit major gifts and donations.
  • Demonstrable track record of fundraising from a variety of income streams.
  • Ability to influence and persuade at senior levels.
  • Outstanding communication skills both written and verbal.

If you would like to receive an information pack for this role, with full details of how to apply, please send your CV to faye.marshall@harrishill.co.uk or call Faye Marshall at Harris Hill on 0207 820 7303.

Closing date for applications: 5pm on Friday 8th June 2018.