Major Donor Coordinator

Islamic Relief UK
£32,338 - £34,125
Closing date: 23 July 2019
Job Type: Paid
Location: London
Major Donor Coordinator will be responsible for developing and managing effective relationships with Major Donors, utilising an effective fundraising mechanism to reach an agreed annual income target.

Reporting to the Major Gifts Manager, the Major Donor Coordinator is responsible for developing and managing effective relationships with Major Donors, utilising an effective fundraising mechanism to reach an agreed annual income target. The Coordinator is also responsible for researching and developing new fundraising ideas and income streams. The jobholder will work closely with Programmes, Supporter Relations and the Communications teams.

The successful candidate must have:

  • A good understanding of the Major Donor fundraising market and trends
  • A good understanding of the Institute of the Code of Fundraising Practice
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • High level of commercial awareness and professionalism
  • Effective time management skills – adept at handling multiple priorities and tight deadlines
  • Strong IT in particular Microsoft Office with extensive experience of making visual presentations
  • Experience of working to and achieving an annual budget
  • Proven experience of engaging with community leaders and organisations
  • Demonstrable experience creating, building and maintaining key stakeholder relationships
Region: London and the southeast
Location: London

Application notes

If you are talented, reliable, resilient and a highly motivated professional, with a strong commitment to Islamic Relief’s values and beliefs, please apply by downloading the application pack from our website http://www.islamic-relief.org.uk/about-us/vacancies/ and forward the completed form to [email protected] on or before the closing date.

Islamic Relief promotes equality and meritocracy, and seeks individuals who agree with the IR values together with our policy standards on Anti-Bribery, Child Protection and Code of Conduct. We will carry out screening checks and will take out references on your behalf if you are selected.

Please note, for UK based roles, we are only able to accept applications from candidates who are eligible to work in the UK. We are unable to progress applications which would require sponsorship.
 

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