Development Manager (Fundraising)
£32,548 - £37,706 pa
Location: Chelmsford or Cambridge
Anglia Ruskin is a vibrant workplace and our University is gaining prominence both nationally and internationally. We have ambitious plans for the future and we are determined that our students and staff will realise their full potential. Our main campuses in the cities of Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough have been transformed with major capital investment. With an annual turnover of over £200m, we are a major force for higher education and one of the largest universities in the East of England.
Within Corporate Marketing, you'll be part of a new fundraising team. You'll be responsible for delivering on the institution’s new philanthropic strategy to maximise the potential of fundraising campaigns, donor relationships, bequests and other activities. The role presents an opportunity for you to make a significant impact to achieve fundraising targets. You'll be innovative and drive a new approach to fundraising. You'll consult with senior stakeholders to ensure that fundraising projects are tailored to meet specific needs and support the delivery of high value philanthropic proposition.
You'll have the opportunity to create and implement digital strategies and solutions to drive online philanthropic acquisition, and use your innovative and results focussed approach to maximise donor engagement across digital channels to deliver a superior experience. As a member of a new team, you'll deliver donor acquisition and engagement programs to deliver on fundraising targets.
With a degree or relevant professional qualification, you'll have experience in planning and implementing digital fundraising campaigns as well as experience in conducting prospect research and reporting findings. You'll also have experience of writing effective proposals, working with databases and have budget/financial awareness. Excellent interpersonal, influencing and networking skills are essential.
Travel to our University sites and elsewhere for donor meetings is necessary.
We offer an extensive range of benefits including a generous holiday entitlement, occupational pension schemes, training and development opportunities, travel to work scheme and a competitive relocation package.
To apply please visit our website.
Closing date: 30 November 2017.
We value diversity at Anglia Ruskin University and welcome applications from all sections of the community.