Head of Development, Cambridge Judge Business School

University of Cambridge
April 07, 2024
Offerd Salary:£61,198-£64,914
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Head of Development, Cambridge Judge Business School

The University of Cambridge seeks an outstanding individual for the position of Head of Development for the Cambridge Judge Business School (CJBS). This is an exceptional opportunity for a fundraiser who is interested in funding research that is helping to solve global society's greatest challenges.

Having recently been ranked #1 for its Business and Management Studies as part of the Research Excellence Framework (REF) and ranked #3 in the UK for its MBA programme by the 2024 Financial Times Global MBA Rankings; CJBS is at the forefront of excellence in business education.

As Head of Development for CJBS, you will help the University to develop long- term holistic partnerships with high-level donors and ultimately secure financial support for some of the School's most critical priorities. This role provides an excellent opportunity for someone entrepreneurial, passionate, innovative, has an exceptional track record in corporate or major gift fundraising or equivalent commercial experience, and is looking to have a major impact on a world-renowned institution.

With responsibility for the design, management and execution of the University's major gifts fundraising strategy for the School, the post holder will be a senior member of the Major Gifts, Schools Based team - we are a warm, supportive and fun team who look out for each other. You will find it a welcoming place to work! They will raise significant financial support for the University's fundraising priorities, generating six and seven-figure gifts from individuals, trusts and foundations, and corporations in the UK and internationally.

What philanthropy does here at the University changes the world for the better. We know what we can deliver, and we want you to help us build on the incredible successes we have already had. We are looking for someone who is intellectually curious, skilled at building lasting relationships, and a team player. If this is you and you want to work where you can raise some of the biggest gifts of your career then we would love to hear from you.

This role is based in central Cambridge. We practise a hybrid working model and the successful candidate will be expected to be in the office at least two days a week.

Click the 'Apply' button below to register an account with our recruitment system (if you have not already) and apply online.

The closing date for this position is Sunday 7th April 2024.

First-round interviews are anticipated to take place on the week commencing the 22nd of April.

Second-round interviews are anticipated to take place on the week commencing the 29th of April.

Please quote reference DH40472 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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  • Department/Location

    University of Cambridge Development and Alumni Relations, Cambridge








    8 March 2024

    Closing date

    7 April 2024

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