Major Gifts Fundraising Officer
We at Harris Hill are delighted to be working alongside an International development charity in their recruitment of a Major Gifts Fundraiser. This fundraiser will join their Surrey office and be responsible for securing income through HNWI's and Trusts/foundations.
Identify and research new Major Donor and Trusts and Foundation opportunities.
Develop high quality, tailored funding applications in line with organisational priorities
Attend high level cultivation events, raising awareness and understanding of the organisations work
Identify and match appropriate prospects for core programme needs
Support the Major Gifts and Philanthropy Manager to monitor and report on income targets
Work closely with the Bid Development team to ensure strategic funding opportunities are maximised
Experience of successful fundraising from Major Donors and Trusts
Ability to prepare robust and compelling narrative funding proposals
Experience of working in a target led environment
Ability to present complex information
Understanding of relationship based fundraising, and account management
Interest in international development issues