The Association – Development Manager


Full Time.  Permanent

£30,000 – £37,000 p.a.

Office based / Hybrid

Job Description

We are a Military charity supporting a Unit like no other.  The demands on their service and the intensity of their operations have increased to address the rise in global instability, and as such we need to develop long term sustainable income streams.

As part of a small discrete team, you will help develop our income to ensure our Elite Operators will never go unheard and always receive the highest quality support, now and in the future.

We are looking for a talented Development Manager with knowledge of at least two fundraising disciplines to join our small and successful Fundraising team.

  • Prospecting and donor management: In this role you will lead on researching opportunities and individuals, producing donor profiles, reports and biographies, developing a plan to maximise opportunities on a variety of fundraising activities.
  • Mid-level, Individual giving & fundraising: we have a small community of individual donors, many of whom are loyal and long-term supporters. We believe that there is also good opportunity for developing regular giving and contributions from our Member community.
  • Funding Applications: We need to work as a team to develop applications, to meet deadlines and maximise opportunities, as they come up. You may be asked to manage a portfolio of trust and foundation funders.
  • Supporting third party fundraising initiatives: You will provide support to challenge eventers and third party events.

We are looking for a fundraiser with the experience, willingness and flexibility to work across a range of income streams and manage a mixed portfolio of supporter contacts and prospects.

To be successful in this role, you will need to be able to demonstrate previous success and knowledge of at least two income streams.

To apply for this role, please email:

  • A up to date CV
  • A covering letter detailing why you think you are a great fit for this role

Please email

We will be reviewing applications as they arrive so please apply as soon as possible.  Closing date 21 December 2022.

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