£30,298 - £39,771 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Prospectus is excited to be supporting Barnardo's a UK children's charity with their search for a new homebased Philanthropy Manager.

Barnardo's runs over 1,000 UK projects that transform the lives of almost 300,000 children and young people every year. They believe they can bring out the best in every child regardless of the issues they face. Their work supports children living in poverty, children that have been sexually exploited, children living with a disability, children living with domestic violence and young carers who look after an ill parent or relative.

As the Philanthropy Manager, you will take a leading role in managing and developing high-value relationships with existing and new potential trusts and foundations, and major donors. Reporting to the Senior Philanthropy Manager and line managing the Prospect Research Officer, you will support on the strategic direction and implementation of the charity's major donor fundraising and focus on securing gifts of £10k plus. An opportunity to join a growing team and have variety across the major donor and trust and foundation income streams, this is a great chance for a philanthropy fundraiser to join a well-known charity brand and grow their donor portfolio.

The successful candidate will have proven experience in securing four and five figure gifts from either trusts and foundations or major donors. They will be confident in creating compelling cases of support and be able to building long lasting relationships with existing and new donors within the high value space. Ideally, they will have had some line management before or be keen to develop their experience in this area. This person will be able to work autonomously, but also collaboratively within a fast-paced team.

We welcome candidates from a diverse range of backgrounds. Please let us know whether you require any reasonable adjustments for any part of the recruitment process, we are committed to ensuring that all interested candidates are able to apply. Barnardo's is committed to building an inclusive workplace and welcomes all new employees to be part of this important journey.

At Prospectus we invest in your journey as a candidate and are committed to supporting you with your application. Please in the first instance share an up-to-date CV with us and should your experience be suitable, we will look to arrange for a call and/or meeting to brief you on the role. You will then have all the information you need to finalise your formal application. We are looking forward to connecting with you soon.

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Posted on: 25 January 2022
Closed date: 14 February 2022 at 23:59
Job ref: hq00180267
Tags: Fundraising, Management