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Fundraising Manager

Job description

Harris Hill are delighted to be supporting an independent school group to recruit a Fundraising Manager. This role sits within a sector leading development team and supports a highly successful bursary programme to further the education of academically gifted pupils from a diverse range of backgrounds.

The Fundraising Manager is at the heart of the school community fundraising, focusing on the full cycle of cultivation, solicitation and stewardship.

Your key responsibilities will include;

  • Developing and delivering the strategy and tactics to increase giving and participation using a range of channels including DM, digital, phone campaign, events, and face to face.

  • Designing the stewardship matrix and tactics to thank our supporters, including events and the delivery of our annual campaign impact report

  • Providing a supporter experience that increases conversion and retention and builds long-term commitment to the Foundation

  • Developing case studies to creatively illustrate the impact of donations across communications

  • Managing a portfolio of donors and make individual approaches to mid-level donors in support of the Bursaries Appeal

You could be the right candidate for this position if you’re able to demonstrate you;

  • Have previous fundraising experience in individual or mid-level giving

  • Take an innovative approach to meet and exceed targets

  • Are a confident communicator in English, both in written and verbal form

  • Are focused, well organised, proactive and efficient

This is hybrid working position based in West London.

For more information about this position and next steps please apply here now.

As leading charity recruitment specialists and a certified B Corp™, Harris Hill is committed to high and ever-improving standards of equitable and inclusive recruitment. We actively welcome applications from all sections of the community regardless of age, disability, gender, race, religion, sexuality and other protected characteristics.