Strategic Development Manager

Full-time £43500 / year

Compassion UK (BL0 0FU)

Date posted: 11th March 2024
Application ends: 7th April 2024

Seeking a Strategic Development Manager for Partnerships in Northwest England. Develop and maintain key partner relationships, especially with the Anglican Church.


-Actively maintain and promote Compassion UK's Christian ethos and values -Contribute to the development of the Partnerships Team strategy -Work collaboratively across Compassion UK to effectively meet objectives -Actively maintain and promote Compassion UK's Christian ethos and values

Required skills

-As a confident public speaker, you'll have the opportunity to share your insights and inspire congregations through preaching in churches. -Your sales and fundraising prowess will be key as you lead the sales process from start to finish, nurturing relationships, and exceeding acquisition targets. -Weekend availability is essential for fostering partnerships and attending events, making a meaningful impact in the community. -You'll thrive as a self-starter, managing your time effectively and embracing diverse responsibilities, even while working remotely. -Fluency in English and proficiency in office systems are prerequisites, as is the ability to travel within the UK and occasionally overseas. -Have a full driving license and residence in the Northwest of England, you'll enjoy mileage expenses and the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of many. - There's an occupational requirement for the holder of this role to be a practising Christian, in order to promote Compassion's ethos and help others to experience, explore and express the faith-based motivation of our work. (You can read more about this in our Policy on Posts to be Held by Christians.)


APPLY VIA OUR WEBSITE Location, hours and benefits: Home-based role *Successful candidates will be based in the Northwest of England. Hours 35 hours per week over a flexible working pattern with an estimated 24 weekend activities per annum. Although this is a flexible working pattern the core office hours tend to be between 08:00 - 18:00 Monday to Friday, allowing for workload variations. In return, you will get - Flexible and sociable working environment - Prayer and Worship time - Access to Compassion House gym with shower facilities - Time in Lieu offered - Pension scheme with 10% employer contribution - Income Protection & Group Life cover - Private Medical & Dental cover Contact us Please reach out to the People & Culture team for any additional information or questions at