£53,000 - £56,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Prospectus are excited to be working exclusively with Anglia Ruskin University to help them recruit for a new Head of Development (Fundraising). ARU is a university in East Anglia for Undergraduate or Postgraduate degree courses with campus' in Chelmsford, Cambridge, Peterborough and London.

This role is offered on a full-time permanent basis paying between £53,000 to £56,000 per annum to be based in Chelmsford, Cambridge or Peterborough with flexible and home working options available.

The post holder will lead the delivery of the University's Philanthropic Strategy, identifying fundraising priorities and a range of donors (individuals, Trusts, Foundations and Corporates). They will work closely with the Vice Chancellor, University Leadership and Board Members, involving each group in key philanthropic relationships including with high net-worth individuals and alumni. The post holder will manage a portfolio of high-level prospective donors to ensure that timely steps are taken towards cultivation, solicitation and closure.

They are looking for an experienced fundraising leader with a track record in major gift fundraising from individuals, trusts, foundations and corporates. The ideal candidate will have experience working with alumni and an understanding of higher education in the UK.

We are reviewing applications on a continuous basis so please do apply now and we'll be in touch!

As a specialist Recruitment Practice, we are committed to building inclusive and diverse organisations, and welcome applications from all sections of the community. We invest in your journey as a candidate and are committed to supporting you in your application.

In order to apply please submit your CV in the first instance and begin to prepare your supporting statement. Should your experience be suitable, we will send you the full job description and will arrange for a call and/or meeting to brief you on the role.

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Posted on: 24 November 2021
Closed date: 07 December 2021
Job ref: HQ00179901
Tags: Fundraising, Senior Management