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Major Donor Officer - EXPIRED

Job Title Major Donor Officer - EXPIRED
Contract Type Permanent
Location Sandy, Bedfordshire
Salary £34000 - £38000 per annum
Job Published 15 Jun 2015
REF 51996AJ
Contact Name TPP Fundraising
Contact Email

Job Description - EXPIRED

This leading animal conservation charity is currently recruiting for a Major Donor Fundraiser to join their ambitious team to deliver significant growth to the major donor programme. You will be responsible for soliciting gifts by building a portfolio of high net worth individuals and utilising their networks to engage new prospects.

There is an opportunity to work from London one or two day per week.

Key responsibilities within this role will include:

- To identify, secure and manage relationships with new donors, supporters and influencers to generate income focusing on £100,000+ gifts
- Provide donors and supporters with first class stewardship ensuring their long-term support
- To ensure that all prospects and donors have comprehensive and tailored donor solicitation plans
- To play a key role in major donor cultivation events
- Contribute to and develop compelling funding proposals and promotional materials to inform and inspire contacts.

The successful applicant will have the following skills and experience:

- Proven track record of personally securing major gifts from individuals or relevant commercial sector experience
- Proven experience of managing and developing relationships with wealthy individuals and senior volunteers
- Excellent interpersonal skills - a persuasive communicator both face to face and written
- Demonstrable experience of writing successful, inspiring, emotive and technically accurate proposals
- Self motivated with a desire to succeed

If you are interested in this role or wish to register with TPP to hear about future posts, please call Ashby on 020 7198 6040 or send your CV to We do try to get in touch with all applications of interest however due to the volume of applications we receive this isn't always possible.

Plus free training for fundraisers!
All fundraisers who secure a role through TPP receive a £100 CPD voucher to use with the Institute of Fundraising. More details are available on the TPP Recruitment website

TPP is committed to equal opportunities and actively encourages applications from all sectors of the community. We shortlist based on competencies and not on race, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, or age.

Ref: EXPIRED - 51996AJ | Published: 15th Jun 2015