Director of Development

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Director of Development

Manchester United Foundation
£60,000 – £65,000
Full-time, permanent

Manchester United Foundation is an independent youth charity that enjoys a close relationship with England’s most successful team and the world’s largest sports brand. It uses the power of football and the club’s reputation to deliver effective programmes at grass roots level. The Foundation engages young people from challenging communities and in doing so enhances their academic and life outcomes.

The new Director of Development will be responsible for generating income through the development and implementation of an effective fundraising strategy in conjunction with all departments of the Foundation and the Club. This will involve identifying prospective sources of support and how best to maximise income across a range of activities including major donor cultivation and stewardship, corporate partnerships, events and public engagement.

We have an ambitious vision for its future and the right candidate will be integral to our growth on a regional, national and international level and we will only achieve this by continuing to generate funding opportunities that will change lives for the better.

For an informal conversation about the role, please contact our recruitment partners, NFP.

Simon Lloyd 07961 988 523
[email protected]uk

Shivani Smith 07985 712 387
[email protected]

Download the Candidate Brief

Closing date for applications: 10.00 a.m. Wednesday 22nd August.

Application is by way of CV initially and followed by a Supporting Statement.