Head of Strategic Philanthropy

Salary - £40k - £45k
Location - London
Type - Perm
Discipline - Fundraising

Organisation - Youth Charity
Agency Contact - Anna Ludeman
Reference - J18534

Head of Strategic Philanthropy
Flexible salary + fantastic benefits

We are working with one of the most high profile brands in the sector. A leading charity whose young people are at the heart of what they do. Their campaigns are edgy, bold and unique and this year will be one of the most exciting times to join them as they embark on a number of innovative events and ground-breaking youth projects.

The philanthropy team have celebrated phenomenal success over the last few years and have seen a huge growth in their income during their exciting campaign year. Because of this, they have created a brand new role within their Strategic Philanthropy team and are looking for a talented individual to join them.

The role will be responsible for managing some of their largest donors giving 6/7 figure gifts, as well as bringing new high level relationships on board. You will be a confident communicator who exudes gravitas and isn’t afraid of thinking big. They are looking for drive, ambition and tenacity as well as warmth and the ability to create meaningful and long term relationships with their wonderful, dedicated donors.

You will have a passion for young people and will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills. You will be able to write compelling and emotive proposals and will enjoy meeting donors face to face at small intimate gatherings as well as large scale special events. You will have proven experience of developing relationships with high net worth individuals and will have a strong track record of bringing on board 5 and 6 figure gifts.

The team are a friendly and supportive bunch and there is a great opportunity for career development.

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Anna Ludeman

Anna Ludeman

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