Godalming, Surrey
Up to £40,000 depending on experience
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Job Title: Director of Philanthropy

Salary: Up to £40,000 dependent upon experience

Contract: Permanent

Hours: Full-time

Location: Surrey

The Community Foundation for Surrey brings together local donors and those acting to provide positive community solutions to local challenges across Surrey. The Foundation was established in 2005 and has generated over £28m in this time. The Foundation has ambitious plans for growth over the coming five years to substantially increase the levels of support it can give. 

We are working in partnership with the Foundation to appoint the new Director of Philanthropy.  The successful candidate will be a dynamic individual, with vision to see new opportunities, grow income and work alongside the CEO, the senior management team and the trustees to deliver the new strategic plan.    

In order to succeed in this role, you will be able to demonstrate:

  • experience of exemplary donor led stewardship to achieve income targets
  • ability to engage, motivate and inspire staff and volunteers
  • experience of strategic oversight and leadership
  • excellent ability to network, build relationships and influence internal and external stakeholders
  • excellent verbal and written communication skills

Reporting to the CEO, you will be a natural leader, have proven development experience with the ability to deliver financial targets against a growth strategy.

You will be professional and approachable with a commitment to quality and attention to detail.If you feel you have the skills and experience to succeed in this role, we very much look forward to hearing from you.

To apply please submit your CV and supporting statement as soon as possible, quoting our reference JO2770

For any further information, please contact Adam Stacey at Charisma Charity Recruitment.

Closing date for applications: 13 July

First interview date: 31 July

Second interview date: 7 August

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Posted on: 18 June 2020
Closed date: 17 July 2020
Job ref: JO2770
Tags: Fundraising, Management