This is a unique opportunity to join a world renowned Cathedral and significant cultural institution that sits within the heart of the City of London. This role provides an outstanding chance for an experienced corporate giving fundraiser to make their mark by meaningfully increasing corporate income and the number of relationships that will contribute to the protection and development of one of the most iconic buildings in the world.
This part time position will assist in devising and executing a strategic plan to bring in substantial income from the corporate sector. Key tasks will include increasing, developing and maintaining corporate giving relationships including the corporate membership scheme and sponsorship of key events. The post-holder will work with the Director of Development and Global Partnership team on reviewing and developing the Cathedrals corporate giving programme and increasing levels of support and income.
We are looking for someone with an impressive track record in corporate fundraising. Educated to degree level or equivalent, you should be a confident networker, with excellent written and oral communication skills, be able to project manage within complex organisations and have proven marketing skills. You must also have a background in and ability to cultivate and sustain long-term corporate relationships with a wide range of organisations, and in securing increased corporate giving. You will be passionate about St Paul’s philosophy and mission with the can-do attitude required for this work.
St Paul’s draws together a very diverse set of activities, projections and aspirations. It is the Cathedral of the Diocese of London and the seat of its Bishop, a national church and an international spiritual focus, a space for worship and holiness, a place of debate and challenge, an icon of resilience in the face of adversity, an architectural heritage centre, a partner in the City of London, and a commercial enterprise. In addition to holding four services every day (five on Sundays), St Paul’s is open for sight-seeing six days a week, and in 2018 welcomed over 850,000 paying visitors.