A leading UK charity with a household name is looking to recruit a Philanthropy Executive to join the new and developing areas of their Fundraising team. This opportunity is a great chance to build on an strong existing reputation of the charity.
The Philanthropy Executive will be responsible for focusing on working towards and building on the charity’s Major Donor Portfolio with a focus on achieving results and developing a range of traditional and new marketing techniques, appeals and approaches. This role will also heavily work on the charity’s annual campaigns to secure new donors and work on building relationships with existing donors. The Philanthropy Executive will work across many departments regarding generating income as well as positively representing the Fundraising team.
The successful candidate will be a motivated and driven individual with experience of establishing excellent working relationships. Someone from a sales background would be well suited to this role however previous fundraising experience would also be beneficial but is not essential. You will ideally have previous experience of working on a variety of projects and having the ability to effectively multitask due to the scope of this position. Excellent verbal and communication skills are essential, as is the genuine desire to join an organisation making a difference.