Fundraising Projects and Proposals Officer

University of Leeds
April 24, 2024
Offerd Salary:£37,099 - £44,263
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Fundraising Projects and Proposals Officer

Salary: Grade 7 (£37,099 - £44,263 p.a. depending on experience)

This role will be based on the university campus, with scope for it to be undertaken in a hybrid manner. We are also open to discussing flexible working arrangements.

Would you like to join a collaborative and passionate fundraising team to help us meet ambitious targets in a university committed to reducing inequality and shaping a better future for humanity? Can you play a leading role in developing strategic and inspirational content to support fundraising for the impactful work happening across the University?

The Fundraising Projects and Proposals Officer is a new role responsible for developing and communicating inspirational fundraising propositions and giving opportunities, and creating persuasive bespoke proposals for potential donors, particularly for £1M+ donations.

Working closely with colleagues from across Advancement and the University, you will facilitate fundraising from some of our biggest supporters.

The role sits within the Fundraising Delivery team, which is responsible for providing strategic support to the Transformational and Major Gifts Team. Fundraising Delivery includes: donor relations, fundraising project pipeline management, and proposal development.

The role will be crucial to success at a time of substantial investment and expansion in the Advancement Team.

You will need outstanding written communication skills, experience in managing complex projects, and have the ability to work across the University, building relationships with academic and professional service colleagues to create compelling propositions and proposals.

What we offer in return:

  • 26 days holiday plus 16 Bank Holidays/days that the University is closed by custom (including Christmas) – That's 42 days a year!
  • Generous pension scheme options.
  • Health and Wellbeing: Discounted staff membership options at The Edge, our state-of-the-art Campus gym, with a pool, sauna, climbing wall, cycle circuit, and sports halls.
  • Personal Development: Access to courses run by our Organisational Development & Professional Learning team, and self-development courses including languages, Creative Writing, Wellbeing Therapies and much more.
  • Access to on-site childcare, shopping discounts and travel schemes are also available.
  • And much more!

    To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

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    Location: Leeds - Main Campus

    Faculty/Service: Professional Services School/Institute: Advancement Team Category: Professional & Managerial Salary: £37,099 to £44,263 p.a. Post Type: Full Time Release Date: Friday 12 April 2024 Closing Date: Wednesday 24 April 2024 Reference: PSADV1069

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