Rare opportunity to join this charity as part of their Major Donor team, you will manage and implement the Major Donor programme and manage the a team, this is a 12 month contract.
The Company Leading human rights charity
Work with the Head of Major Gifts to develop and implement a strategy for soliciting gifts from Major Donors
Contribute to the development of the wider major gifts strategy and participate in fundraising strategic development and operational planning
Contribute to the performance of the Major Gifts fundraising team by providing support to the Head of Major Gifts
Provide leadership of the team
Manage the Major Donor income and expenditure budget
Manage a portfolio of Individual Major Donors and prospects, to result in gifts in excess of 50,000
Develop strong and productive relationships with colleagues in the Global Fundraising and Engagement Dept
Extensive experience of major donor fundraising, and personally raising significant (5 or 6 figure) gifts, from high net worth individuals.
Experience of developing and managing a significant major donor fundraising programme, beyond 6 figures annually
Experience of managing and undertaking effective prospect research Experience of managing direct reports, helping them succeed in delivering against targets
Experience of delivering against stretching KPIs and financial targets.
Experience of managing high level solicitation events and coordinating colleagues and volunteers.
Experience of briefing Director/ senior level colleagues and engaging them in a major donor programme Experience
Our aim is to respond to all successful applications within 5 days. If you havent been contacted within 5 days your application has been unsuccessful and your details will not be held further but we positively encourage you to apply for any other positions that you may see in the future.
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Third Solutions encourages applications from individuals of all ages & backgrounds. Appointment will be made on merit alone but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK. Third Solutions acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment & an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003.