BD17, Shipley
Glasgow, Glasgow City
SE1, London
£27,000 - £34,500 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Philanthropy Officer
Full-time, 34.5 hours per week
Dual London/Home – £30,500 to £34,500 per annum
Dual National/Home – £27,000 to £31,000 per annum

Are you passionate about building long-term relationships and securing high value donations from charitable trusts and foundations? Would you like to join one of the UK’s leading charities and make a meaningful difference for people living with cancer?  If so, we’d love to hear from you.

About the role
As a Philanthropy Officer, you will play an active role in the delivery of an ambitious strategy for income growth by securing major donations from trusts and foundations. You will work collaboratively with colleagues across the charity to identify opportunities, develop relationships and solicit donations of up to £100k. You will also provide the highest quality of stewardship to donors, recognising the impact of their support and enabling them too to become advocates and champions for Macmillan.

About you
A confident networker, you will be skilled at building relationships with senior stakeholders, and able to inspire them with your integrity and passion for Macmillan’s work. You will be adept at navigating detailed information to articulate a compelling vision and case for support, both in person and through exceptional written communication. And you will demonstrate an ambitious, entrepreneurial mindset, focused on delivering the best results for people living with cancer.

About us
Macmillan Cancer Support is one of the largest and most loved charities in the UK. We support millions of people living with cancer to live life as fully as they can, by providing emotional, practical and financial support. This role offers an excellent opportunity for anyone seeking a challenging and rewarding career in philanthropy in one of the UK’s most recognisable and trusted charity brands.


Please submit your application as soon as possible as we reserve the right to change the closing date of our vacancies.

We aim to encourage a culture where people can be themselves and be valued for their strengths so we seek to attract and employ the best people from the widest talent pool, reflecting the diverse nature of our society.

We want to make our recruitment processes accessible to everyone, so if there is any way that we can support you to be the best you can be, please contact the Macmillan HR Team.

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Macmillan Cancer Support

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Refreshed on: 26 April 2021
Closed date: 03 May 2021
Job ref: 8319
Tags: Fundraising, Business Development

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