a vision: to have an everlasting
impact on the face of men’s health.By
2030, we aim to reduce the number of men dying prematurely by 25%.
humble beginnings in 2003, the Movember movement has grown to be a truly global
one, operating in 20 countries and inspiring support from over 6 million supporters
around the world. We are currently ranked
45th out of the top 500 non-governmental organisations around the world.
than 1,250 men’s health projects funded around the world, we’re the only
charity tackling men’s health on a global scale, year round. We’re addressing
some of the biggest health issues faced by men: prostate cancer, testicular
cancer and mental health and suicide prevention. We’re committed to tackling the issue of the
poor state of men’s health and do this through investing in research, by
putting men’s health on the news agenda, and sparking conversation both
publicly and privately that encourage and equip men to take an active interest
in their own health.
In order to
support our vision and ambitious goals, we have been building the fundraising
strategy beyond our famous peer to peer campaign. Movember now seeks a new Director of Major
Gifts who will work closely with fundraising colleagues and other team members
across the organisation globally to build a successful major gift fundraising
program to support our mission. The Director will manage a group of assigned,
qualified donors with the capacity to make annual gifts of £50,000 or more,
with a view to developing and further building on a major donor pipeline.
successful in this role you will demonstrate a track record in the cultivation
and solicitation of major gifts from high net-worth individuals and
trusts/foundations, ideally at the 6 figure level. You will need to have an
entrepreneurial mindset and be comfortable with developing an emerging major
gift function in the UK and Europe. Superior relationship-building and
communication skills will ensure your ability to liaise with a variety of
stakeholders at all levels. Fundamental to your success will be a demonstrated
commitment to the Movember values and passion for the cause, with an
understanding of and ability to represent the brand and image at all times.