NFP People on behalf of Stroke Association
London, Greater London
Circa £34,000 per annum (Including £3,299 per annum inner London weighting)
Contract, Full-time
Job description

Philanthropy Manager 


We have an exciting opportunity for an ambitious trust and statutory fundraising professional to take the next step in their career as Philanthropy Manager (Trusts and Statutory).


Position: Philanthropy Manager (Trusts and Statutory)

Location: London EC1V (office based) 

Hours: 35 hours per week – flexible working opportunities available

Salary: Circa £34,000 per annum (Including £3,299 per annum inner London weighting)

Contract: Fixed term contract for 18 months with the possibility of extension

Benefits: 25 days’ annual leave plus bank holidays (this will increase with service up to 30 days, full time equivalent) cashback and discount scheme, employee assistance programme, learning and development, pension scheme, Life Assurance, season ticket loan, Eye Care vouchers, Long Service Award, Cycle2Work scheme, Tax-free childcare, Health Cash Plan, Working Pattern Agreement, flexible working opportunities available.


Closing Date: 13 March 2020

Interview Date: March 16 2020 (Please note all roles close at midnight)


This is an exciting time to join the Stroke Association. We are in the first year of implementing our new strategy and are more focused than ever on our mission – to deliver relevant and insight-led support to those affected by stroke. 


The Role

Focussing on funders with the potential to give upwards of £50,000 per annum, the post-holder will cultivate, grow and steward a diverse portfolio of loyal and prospective trust and statutory funders. Building strong relationships both externally and internally will be a critical success factor in this role. 

Reporting to the Senior Philanthropy Manager (Trusts and Statutory), the post holder will play a central role in our ambitious plans to significantly grow this income stream. You will need to have experience of navigating complex donor requirements and have the ability to be credible and persuasive at all levels. 


About You

We’re looking for an experienced fundraising professional with a demonstrable track record of success. You’ll be an expert communicator and networker, with excellent analytical skills, tenacity and a passion for helping us achieve our vision for people affected by stroke. 

In return we can promise a fast-paced, ambitious, flexible and friendly work environment with a strong emphasis on teamwork, personal and skills development. 

The post is initially for 18 months with the possibility of extension.


In return…

This is an exciting opportunity to work with stroke survivors and their families to support them following stroke and to raise stroke awareness in the local population. We offer a host of amazing benefits and flexible working options, with opportunities to progress your career.


About the Organisation

Stroke Association. Rebuilding lives after stroke. 

We believe everyone deserves to live the best life they can after stroke. And it’s a team effort to get there. We provide specialist support, fund critical research and campaign to make sure people affected by stroke get the very best care and support to rebuild their lives. Every five minutes, stroke destroys lives. Help us rebuild them and join our team. 


You may also have experience in areas such as Philanthropy Manager, Fundraising, Fundraiser, Trusts, Statutory Fundraiser.

Posted on: 14 February 2020
Closed date: 13 March 2020
Job ref: 1690
Tags: Fundraising, Business Development