Philanthropy Manager

Part time: 21 hours per week (flexible)

£24,060 per annum (£40,100 FTE)

We are looking for a dynamic and inspirational specialist to lead on the development of a Major Donor and Philanthropy strategy.

As part of an exciting and new role, you will play a central role in growing capacity to increase income in this area, and proactively deliver the strategy.

Strong interpersonal skills are valued as you will be required to ensure relationships with current major donors and philanthropic partnerships are maintained.

You will need to work collaboratively with the Associate Director of Income, Legacies, Trusts & Foundations and the Marketing team, to ensure key objectives of the strategy are delivered successfully.

We are looking for someone who enjoys and has experienced working with a rich portfolio to develop improvements that make a real difference.

For a keen fundraiser, Willen Hospice is particularly well loved and appreciated in the locality of Milton Keynes, with strong support from philanthropists and the wider community.

Please see the Job Description & Person Specification for more information.

In return you can expect to join a caring team, generous annual leave entitlement starting at 35 days pro rata (inclusive of statutory and bank holidays), free onsite parking, NHS or employer enhanced auto-enrolment pension scheme, enhanced maternity, adoption and sick pay provision and excellent catering facilities at the Hospice. 

To apply, please complete the application form below and email to

Closing Date: 13 September 2022

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We can only provide the care we do thanks to the incredible generosity of our community, through their continued volunteering, fundraising and donations throughout the year. Your donation will enable us to continue providing care and support to those facing a life-limiting diagnosis, and to support their loved ones.