NFP People on behalf of Stroke Association
Birmingham, West Midlands
London, Greater London
£44,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Senior Philanthropy Manager


We’re looking for someone with drive, ambition and excellent relationship management skills to grow our major donor programme.


Position: Senior Philanthropy Manager

Location: Homebased, U.K Nationwide

Hours: 35 hours per week

Salary: Salary circa £44,000 per annum (inner London weighting £3,299 per annum/pro rata or outer London weighting £1,755 per annum/pro rata may be applied in accordance to where you live)

Contract: Permanent


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, Eye Care vouchers, Long Service Award, Tax-free childcare, Health Cash Plan, Working Pattern Agreement, flexible working opportunities available.


Closing Date: 19 July 2021

Interview Date: 27 July 2021


Due to the Covid-19 pandemic interviews may be held via video conferencing. Please let us know if this will present any challenges when you email your application


The Role

Reporting to the Head of Philanthropy, Trusts and Statutory, you will build on existing success and grow income from major donors. An expert in your field, you’ll personally develop and manage relationships with major donors, growing the pipeline. You’ll have the support of the Head, plus High Value Officers who support all High Value teams to achieve this.


About You

You’ll have experience of securing significant gifts from major donors and of nurturing and developing relationships in this field. You’ll be a creative and innovative thinker with a flair for identifying supporters’ motivations and finding and articulating the synergy between those motivations and the work we do


We are working to build a more diverse organisation: one where we recognise and promote everyone’s individuality with kindness, and where we harness the value and diversity that everyone brings to help deliver our goals. We encourage applications from anyone who wants to be part of that future. And in particular, we would encourage anyone with lived experience of stroke to apply.


You will be asked to submit your CV and a covering letter of no more than two pages demonstrating how you meet the person specification and what you bring to the role in terms of your skills and experience.


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, Development Manager, Major Donor Fundraiser, Philanthropy Team Manager, Fundraising Partnerships Manager, Philanthropy and Partnerships, Fundraising Manager, Major Gifts Fundraiser, Trusts and Major Gifts Fundraising, Charity, Senior Fundraising Manger, Senior Philanthropy Fundraising Manager, Trusts and Fundraising, Trusts and Fundraising Manager. 

Posted on: 18 June 2021
Closed date: 18 July 2021
Job ref: 2390
Tags: Fundraising, Management