Development Officer (Major Giving/Trusts and Foundations)


Operations and External Affairs
UAL - High Holborn
Full time

15 July 2018 23:55

31 July 2018
£33,653 - £40,267 per annum
Reporting to the Trusts & Foundations Manager, the post-holder will be a key member of the Development team, with specific responsibility for donor stewardship and gift administration, working closely with colleagues across the team to support the fundraising effort. S/he will liaise with academic colleagues, UAL Central Services and donors to deliver high-quality reports and will develop and maintain systems for the effective management of donor communications.

University of the Arts London (UAL) is a vibrant world centre for creative education, drawing together six Colleges with international reputations in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts. Our Colleges are Camberwell College of Arts, Chelsea College of Arts, Central Saint Martins, London College of Communication, London College of Fashion and Wimbledon College of Arts. Our graduates go on to shape the creative industries in the UK and beyond, having benefited from unrivalled learning, teaching and research.

Our ambition is to build a highly successful Development team that champions best practice for fundraising and that supports UAL’s ambitious, seven-year strategic plan to build on the University's reputation as a world-leader in arts, design and communication education.

We are looking for somebody highly organised, with the ability to prioritize his/her own workload to meet tight deadlines, and experience of working in a busy Development office and/or a Higher Education environment. You will have practical experience and understanding of best practice in donor stewardship and an enthusiasm for liaising with a wide range of stakeholders effectively and tactfully. Excellent communication skills, attention to detail and the ability to inspire support for the University will be key to this role.

Date of Interview: 31st July 2018.

If you have any queries you may contact or call on 02075146685.                             

At UAL, everyone's identity matters. We are committed to creating a supportive and inclusive environment for all our diverse students, staff, and the creative and cultural sector partners with whom we engage. We aim to take every opportunity to progress equality and diversity, and celebrate the enrichment this brings to our community.

Candidates are advised to submit applications early to avoid disappointment as we reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the advertised closing date.

This opportunity is closed to applications.