Recruitment

Head of Development
Full time position – 37.5hrs per week
Salary:  £ 45-50k

Location:  Devizes, Wiltshire

We are seeking a talented and inspiring leader to join our Senior Team as our Head of Development. 

We distribute over £1m annually in grants to the voluntary sector and individuals in Wiltshire and Swindon. Our aim is to narrow the gap between the advantaged and disadvantaged in our county by providing grant funding for a wide range of causes.  We are known for our professionalism and knowledge of the needs in our county and are considered the “go to place” for those wanting to be philanthropic in the county.  We are an ambitious and creative foundation with a dedicated staff team and engaged Board of Trustees.

Our Development Team works with donors to build our endowment, provide revenue funding for a wide variety of grant programmes, fund our core costs and acquire trusts/legacies.  We offer philanthropy advice, bespoke donor advised funds and work with a range of stakeholders.  We currently have 150 donors who make up our £20m endowment.  The work is varied, relationship based and transformational.

Reporting to the CEO, the Head of Development will lead our Development Team, working with the Philanthropy Director, Marketing and Communications Manager and admin support. 

Contact Rosemary Macdonald, Chief Executive, on 01380 729284 for further information.

Closing date:  24th April 2017

Interviews to be held on the 3rd/4th May

Please click the links below for job description, application form and equal opportunities monitoring form.