|Salary:||34,304 rising to £40,927 annum, pro rata if part time|
|Hours:||Full Time, Part Time|
|Placed On:||25th November 2021|
|Closes:||6th January 2022|
Expected Interview date: 18 January 2022
Expected start date: ASAP
This is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated and talented fundraising professional to join and influence the University’s fundraising efforts. With an excellent track record of securing major gifts from charitable trusts and foundations, you’ll share our passion for Higher Education and for raising funds to deliver research projects and programmes of work that create a better world.
In its 60th anniversary year, the University of Sussex has an ambitious programme to fundraise for. Working closely with the Development Director and the Head of Development alongside other fundraisers, you will be responsible for securing philanthropic grants for research, scholarship and capital projects.
You’ll play a strategic role in identifying new funders, developing major grant proposals and matching them with the funding opportunities available; building key relationships with senior academic colleagues and with officers and trustees of existing and potential funders. Target driven and with a successful track record in grant writing, you will be a strong team player with outstanding written and verbal skills.
For full details and how to apply see our vacancies page
The University of Sussex is committed to equality of opportunity
The Communications Marketing & Advancement Division is responsible for enhancing the reputation of the University and profiling the institution’s vision and aims to a wide range of stakeholders including media, staff, students, alumni, supporters, prospective students, government, business and the public.
The Division is responsible for promoting the achievements of academics and researchers, as well as major developments and partnerships. It works with colleagues across the University to help drive Sussex’s reputation as a world-class, innovative institution, whose genuinely avant-garde approach to education is transforming society. Responsible for the recruitment of students, the Division also communicates the University’s outstanding education offer alongside the student experience in the UK and internationally.
The Development & Alumni Relations Office sits within the Division and holds responsibility for our alumni engagement programme and for raising funds to support the University of Sussex.
For further information visit: www.sussex.ac.uk
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