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About the role

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £35,000 - £41,000 per annum depending on experience.

This is a full-time permanent position, although four days a week would be considered. The Development Team are hybrid working, with three days per week based in the office.

Lady Margaret Hall is seeking a Development Manager. This is a senior position within the Development Team reporting to the Director of Development. The Development Manager will run the Annual Fund/Regular Giving strategy and operations and will manage the Philanthropy Officer, a frontline fundraiser, to complement other regular giving activity and work closely with other members of the team.

This is an exciting time to join the team. Lady Margaret Hall is in the early stages of a major fundraising campaign in the lead up to our 150th anniversary in 2028 and we are looking for a motivated and passionate fundraiser to join the team and drive forward income generation with the Director of Development. Alongside a goal of building the College endowment, the office is also responsible for raising unrestricted income towards the daily operations of the College. The team is keen to embrace creative ways of fundraising, including exploring volunteer-led year giving and running our first Giving Day this November. This is a fabulous opportunity for a creative fundraising professional to develop and lead an innovative strategy to significantly increase alumni participation internationally and across all age ranges.

We offer a wide range of benefits including a generous annual leave allowance, free lunches and a University contributory pension scheme. Additional benefits include, a childcare salary sacrifice scheme, a bicycle purchase scheme, bus and train season tickets, eligibility to apply for a parking permit scheme, employee assistance programme, regular social events and a free annual flu jab.

You can view the job description via our recruitment website (link below).

How to apply

If you would like to be considered for this role then please do so via our recruitment website

Closing date for applications: midday on Monday 27th November 2023.

First round interviews will take place on: Friday 1st December 2023.

Final round interviews will take place on: Wednesday 6th December 2023.