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Senior Philanthropy Specialist

  • Location: Bath, Flexible, remote-working with travel to office in Bath as required
  • Salary: Up to £50,000
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 10 days ago

  • Sector: Fundraising
  • Expiry Date: 17 June 2021
  • Job Ref: JO2846

We are working in partnerships with a national health charity that are dedicated to improving the diagnosis, prevention and suffering of fragility fractures.

he charity is now seeking a Senior Philanthropy Specialist who will be required to connect people, places, passions and philanthropic giving with the charity and their cause and in doing so, help donors to feel good about the difference their generosity makes and ensure mutually beneficial long-term gifts are secured.You will support the ambitious growth plans in seeking to grow and diversify income from new and existing Major Donors and secure multi-year planned giving.

You will report to the Head of Partnerships & Philanthropy and will work closely with the leadership team and collaborate with senior stakeholders from across the organisation to maximise pipeline opportunities for the Development Directorate.

 The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Experience of developing and managing high quality relationships with high net-worth Individuals. Knowledge of the current philanthropy and HNW landscape

  • Proven experience in securing £20k+ gifts and of personally making the ask at this level and/or in conjunction with a senior volunteer

  • Ability to drive the implementation and delivery of tactical plans to achieve objectives and financial targets

  • Strategic thinker with the ability to clearly articulate strong fundraising strategies

  • Proven organisational and project management skills, with the ability to prioritise and meet deadlines

  • Ability to drive the implementation and delivery of tactical plans to achieve objectives and financial targets

We are seeking an individual with excellent interpersonal and relationship building skills and a commitment to delivering high standards of work.If you feel you have the drive and passion to succeed in this exciting and essential role, we very much look forward to hearing from you.

For more information, please contact Sandra Smith, applications should include your CV and supporting statement.

We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, colour, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status or other category protected by law.

Our client is looking to interview as soon as possible so please apply without delay.