Head of Philanthropy and Partnerships

Location
Cambridgeshire
Salary
Up to £42,500
Posted
12 Jun 2018
Closes
12 Jul 2018
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Our clients Philanthropy and Partnerships Team are crucial in championing well-informed and highly-engaging fundraising propositions to our major gift programmes through excellent engagement, cultivation and stewardship activity.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Head Philanthropy and Partnerships who will be instrumental in fulfilling the management and development of our major giving programmes.  Currently managing four direct reports, the Head of Philanthropy and Partnerships will lead on the development and delivery of our strategy and programmes for major individual supporters, grant-making trusts and foundations, and corporate partnerships.

The successful applicant must be passionate and committed to giving an outstanding supporter experience and be able to create inspirational fundraising programmes to increase income.

You will need to have experience of managing and implementing fundraising activities to achieve financial targets and demonstrate good knowledge of major gift programmes.  You will be knowledgeable of current trends in the sector on supporter engagement and stewardship.  With excellent organisational, financial and communication skills, you should be determined, professional and able to work in a fast paced environment to deliver fundraising targets.  

Reporting to the Director of Fundraising, you need to be a strong team player who can work on their own initiative and have experience of managing and developing team members.