Campaign Manager

Charisma Recruitment Ltd
High Wycombe
17 Nov 2018
21 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Campaign Manager

Hours/Contract: Full-Time / 12-15 month contract

Salary: £40K per annum

Location: High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

The Royal Grammar School, High Wycombe (RGS) is an outstanding selective state school for boys aged 11-18. The school is embarking on an ambitious plan to develop a state of the art Sixth Form Centre which will sit at the heart of its historic buildings.

The school is currently undertaking a modernisation programme. The Sixth Form has nearly 400 students and the School needs the appropriate space and facilities for them. RGS is therefore embarking on an ambitious plan to develop a new state of the art Sixth Form Centre at the heart of the school.

The school will be seeking to raise upwards of £1m to fund the project from a combination of government grant funding and philanthropic income and is now looking to appoint a Campaign Manager to lead on this process. Working closely with the Headmaster and Senior Team, the Campaign Manager will be responsible for developing and delivering the fundraising strategy for this exciting project.

To be successful in this role you will have previous fundraising experience at a strategic level and be able to demonstrate:

Substantial experience of fundraising with a strong track record in major gift fundraising
Evidence of successfully managing the major donor process end to end leading to gifts of 5 and 6 figures
Clear evidence of researching and writing successful grant applications to a range of Trusts & Foundations/ grant making bodies
Experience of running successful fundraising events and campaigns
A proven track record of building, developing and managing key relationships at the highest level
Experience of strategic planning, budgetary control, and working to financial targets

You will be a dynamic self-motivator with excellent people skills and the ability to build strong relationships. We are seeking a highly motivated, resilient individual with a pro-active and positive approach.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right individual. If you feel you have the drive and passion to succeed in this role, we very much look forward to hearing from you as soon as possible.

Please submit your CV with a supporting statement to quoting our reference JO1597.

Closing date for applications: 2 December 2018

Interview date: 11 December 2018

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