Individual Giving Manager

Galapagos Conservation Trust

Central London
£25,000 - £30,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent 02073997440 Lisa Wheeler

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Friday, 9th March 2018  

The Galapagos Conservation Trust (GCT) is looking for an experienced Individual Giving Manager to support and grow our income in this area while working in our friendly and busy office in central London. Individual giving includes subscription income (membership and regular donations), annual appeals, legacies and major donor giving. Reporting directly to the CEO, this role is responsible for building upon existing relationships and attracting new supporters to grow our income in this area.

What we want

  • 3-5 years proven experience in individual fundraising
  • Proven experience of meeting subscriber recruitment and retention targets
  • An ambitious individual to generate regular income from individual donors, as well as larger donations from higher-networth individuals and legacies
  • Target driven and goal oriented individual
  • A strong member of the team, with the ability to communicate effectively and willingness to undertake any other duties which may be required from time to time
  • A high energy, self starter who will be responsive to the changing demands of a growing and developing organisation
  • A passion for conservation and the natural world and knowledge of working in the charity sector

What you will get

  • ~5000 engaged supporters
  • You will report directly to the CEO who will support high-networth individual approaches
  • Support from a Marketing and Communications Assistant
  • Opportunities to develop your skills and build a team
  • Opportunities to benefit from professional external training to support further development where relevant and feasible
  • A connection with cutting edge conservation projects in the planet’s first World Heritage Site, the Galapagos Islands and the surrounding Galapagos Marine Reserve
  • Support from a fully engaged Board of Trustees

To apply for this role, please send a CV, completed application form and a covering letter explaining how you meet the key requirements of the role and your motivation for applying. The application form and contact details can be found on our website.

Closing date: 5pm on Friday 9 March 2018

Interviews will take place on a rolling basis. Thank you for your interest.

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