Major Gifts Manager

Salary - £33k - £35k
Location - Leicester Leicestershire
Type - Perm
Discipline - Fundraising

Organisation - Benevolent Association
Agency Contact - Ellen Drummond
Reference - J19374

This charities story spans over 80 years, during which they have made a huge difference to the lives of thousands of former servicemen and their families. From their wellbeing services to pension advice and financial support, this charity delivers a person centred approach to support individuals and they are now looking to reach and help even more beneficiaries.

The organisation is now looking to expand on their philanthropic fundraising activity by recruiting for an experienced Major Gifts Manager, with a proven track record of success in soliciting and managing five and six figure gifts to help them reach their ambitious goals.

The role provides a unique opportunity for a major donor expert to really make their mark by driving a step change in philanthropic fundraising at the organisation. We are looking for someone with the knowledge, skills and gravitas to develop significant, meaningful relationships with high net worth individuals. The ability to expand a donor base through cultivation and excellent stewardship is hugely important, as is knowledge of relationship-led fundraising. We are looking for a confident and enthusiastic fundraising expert who can demonstrate both strategic expertise and excellence in the delivery of a major gifts programme.

The organisation provide some fantastic staff benefits including, 36 days p/a of annual leave, enhanced maternity and paternity pay and up to 10% pension contribution from the charity. The charity has a flexible working policy and are open to the possibility of some home working.

For more information on this exciting opportunity, please contact Ellen Drummond;

Please note we are looking to move quickly with this opportunity so please get in touch ASAP to avoid disappointment.

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Ellen Drummond

Ellen Drummond

Regional Director

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