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Major Gifts Team Manager

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Major Gifts Team Manager

  • Location:

    Guildford, Surrey

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  • Salary:

    £51034.00 - £57418.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Philippa Bryant

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry Date:

    28 Feb 00:00

Major Gifts Team Manager - £51,000-£57,000, excellent holiday allowance and award-winning pension

We're looking for an exceptional people manager to lead and inspire a team of major gifts fundraisers as they begin an exciting campaign for this education organisation.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a rapidly expanding high-performing team. You will draw on your expertise and skills to manage a team of specialist major gift fundraisers (5 direct reports) and provide strategic advice, leadership and active input to fundraising from a range of donors - primarily alumni and philanthropists. You will also manage your own small prospect portfolio.

You will work collaboratively with other teams and build rapport and develop relationships across the organisation. Reporting into the Head of Major Gifts, you will lead on proposals for philanthropic funding of key projects. There has been substantial investment in fundraising at the organisation, with buy-in from the very top, and this is a great time to join the team.

In addition to salary there's a generous holiday allowance and excellent personal development opportunities. Benefits package includes award-winning pension scheme, child care assistance and discounted membership to the excellent sports faciliaties.

Deadline for applications is Monday 24th February. For further information and a detailed job description, please get in touch ASAP with Philippa Bryant, Lead Consultant at Charity People,

Please note that the selection process involves two stages of interviews. First interview will be held on Thursday, 27th February 2020 and the second interview will be held on Thursday, 5th March 2020.