This interim role involves delivering Outward Bound’s Major Gift (Individuals) fundraising plan in support of our General appeal and other projects. It also involves developing and delivering our events plan which will be directed by the postholder, uniting the delivery of high value fundraising special events and a programme of cultivation events delivered in support of the Fundraising team and other teams across OBT.
The postholder will oversee the major giving program and a team of front-line fundraising staff in coordination with the development team. Through directly working with donors and through supervising others, this person will manage the stewardship of Outward Bound donors and identify and pursue new donors and funding opportunities.
Overall the aim of the role is to maintain and increase support from our core Major Gifts through innovative campaigns and events.