Development Manager

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Oakham School
12 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Development Manager

Oakham School's Foundation is expanding and is looking for a confident, dynamic self- starter to manage its fundraising activities with Old Oakhamians and parents, as well as supporting the Development Director to secure major donations.

The role involves delivering the Foundation's comprehensive fundraising plans, as well as researching and cultivating potential, current and previous donors to the school. Financial oversight and reporting of donations received also form a key part of this role.

The successful candidate will have management experience and outstanding communication skills, together with a proven track record of building relationships with and securing income from a wide range of individuals and/or organisations. They should also be comfortable using a customer relationship database and have experience of delivering successful direct marketing campaigns.

Hours are 8.30am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday, all year, with some flexibility required.

Full details are available on our website under ‘Contact Us'. Application form (available on website or on request) to be sent by email (preferred) or post to: 

Mrs Claire Betts, HR Manager, Oakham School, 15-17 Station Rd,

Oakham, Rutland LE15 6QT.

(Closing date 9am 31 October 2016)

Oakham School is an Equal Opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks.