Fundraising researcher and major gifts executive

Researcher and major gifts executive

Researcher: Fundraising

Location: London Waterloo
Salary: £25,000
Contract: Fixed term (12 months)
Applications in by: 31 October 2021
Reach the shortlist and you'll be interviewed online. Second interviews will be held in person in central London.

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We are looking for a keen Researcher and Major Gifts Executive to help us widen our donor base at Outward Bound. Over the next year, we plan to raise £8m. If you think you can help us bring in a transformational amount of money to help young people recover from this pandemic - then read on.

Young people at Outward Bound
  • Research and identify significant numbers of high net worth individuals who may be interested in supporting the work of Outward Bound.
  • Research and manage information to develop a file of donors and prospects
  • Develop and contribute to proposals and reports on Outward Bound strategies.
  • Ensure compliant collation of information in line with GDPR regulations
You'll need
  • Proficiency with online resources
  • To be able to work with fundraising databases and lots of data
  • Savvy enough to find out what’s available beyond what’s online
  • To synthesise information and write clear reports
  • Evidence of analytical thinking
  • A curiosity about people, their interests, wealth and support for charities
How to apply

Have we created a job that fits your talents and interests? If so, send us your current CV and an email or letter (no more than one side of A4 please) letting us know why.

You've got until 31 October 2021 to apply. Interviews will be held online and then in person in central London.

Applications C/O

PS - if this looks interesting, but there’s a little voice talking you out of applying, we’ll let you into a little secret: there’s no such thing as a perfect candidate. However you identify, if you think this is a role you could excel in and more importantly you’d be excited to do – then please get in touch.

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