Chief Philanthropy Officer
£60,000 - £65,000
The Chief Philanthropy Officer (CPO) leads the Foundation’s strategy to grow the scale and effectiveness of private giving, and they develop insights and best practice in philanthropy to inspire and engage donors in meeting community needs. The CPO has overall responsibility for solicitation and stewardship of major gifts, especially to the endowment, in line with donors’ wishes. They also lead on ensuring an excellent donor experience and high levels of satisfaction. As a deputy to the CEO and member of the executive team, the CPO champions the Foundation’s values and plays an organisation-wide leadership role on governance, strategy and operations. The CPO directly manages the philanthropy section, providing support, coaching and performance evaluation.