World Vision International

Philanthropy Scheduler Officer

Job Description

Philanthropy Scheduler Officer

Salary: £21,985 per annum + good range of benefits

Contract: Full-time, Fixed term contract

Based: Milton Keynes

Combine your customer service with relationship building and tele skills to speak to our most committed supporters

World Vision is the world’s largest international children’s charity. Every day we bring real hope to millions of children in the world’s hardest places as a sign of God’s unconditional love. At World Vision, our aim is simple – to keep every child free from fear. We are also proud to be ranked 9thplace in the top 100 ‘Best Not-For-Profit Organisations to Work For' in 2016.

Initiate, develop, sustain and grow relationships with key supporters and prospects with the goal of fostering a greater partnership between WVUK and each donor with the ultimate goal of raising the maximum amount for WVUK mission.

Responsibilities

Identify and Qualify Key Supporters for further engagement with WV

  • Develop relationships through direct interactions with donors (primarily telephone) and prospective donors to position them for deeper engagement levels with World Vision.

  • Understand the donors and major donor representative’s needs to align them with World Vision's partnership opportunities.

  • Understand donor’s philanthropic interests and articulate World Vision's models of transformational development in order to increase donors passion and involvement with World Vision.

Relationship Management

  • To develop effective and influential relationships with major donors through written and telephonic communication, and special events.

  • Plan and implement account management and moves management strategies to ensure donors are cultivated toward their full giving potential. Partner with major donor executives to shorten fundraising cycle of major gift asks.

  • Leverage current donors' networks to identify new giving prospects capable of becoming major donors to World Vision.

Team

  • Actively engage in training opportunities related to World Vision and fundraising and participate in coaching relationships.

  • Work collaboratively with team members when assigned to work as part of a team.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

  • Network and mobilise introductions, generate new leads

  • Demonstrate excellent stewardship skills using innovative and inspiring ways to thank donors and demonstrate the impact of their gifts.

Database and Administrative Management

  • Recording and maintaining records on the in-house database, ensuring that donor development work is recorded accurately.

  • To ensure that maximum use is made of the database for donor management and development.

As an active Christian, this role offers you the opportunity to integrate your Christian faith and be sensitive to its various expressions across cultures and denominations.

In addition to the salary offered, we offer good benefits including pension, subsidised gym membership, generous holiday entitlement, childcare vouchers and free parking.

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Please upload your CV and covering letter stating how you meet the essential criteria given in the Job Description.

Closing date for applications: 29 May 2018

Interview dates: w/c 4 June 2018

World Vision UK is committed to diversity and inclusion and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

As a child focused organisation, World Vision UK is committed to the safeguarding of children, therefore any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of applicable background checks, including a criminal records check.

No agencies please.