Development and Alumni Relations Manager

Colchester Royal Grammar School, Colchester

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Job Ref No. ECC5443-86S Position Type: Administration Pay Range: TBC
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Full-time/Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 03/06/2019 Midday Date of Interviews: 12 June 2019  

Job Description

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CRGS is an 11-18 school for boys and admits girls into a co-educational Sixth Form, and is one of the very few state boarding schools. Founded prior to 1206, Colchester Royal Grammar School is described by the Daily Telegraph as the UK's 'top performing state school'.

We seek to appoint a Development and Alumni Relations Manager to work with us as one of the UK's leading schools by creating an ambitious programme of fundraising in support of all aspects of living and learning at CRGS. The successful candidate will work closely with the Headmaster and the Development Committee and be responsible for developing the School's fundraising activities.

The appointed candidate is likely to be an experienced Fundraising Manager, or an individual with transferable communication, customer service or marketing skills. This is an exciting opportunity to make a significant contribution to CRGS, with the potential for future growth to a full-time role.

Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply for the role, please complete an application form and provide a covering letter, and email this to Sophie Ferguson, HR Manager ( ).

Closing date: 10am Monday 3rd June 2019

Initial interviews for shortlisted candidates will take place on Wednesday 12th June 2019, with the possibility that shortlisted candidates will be invited to return again for a second interview on Friday 14th June 2019.

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Information about the School

Boys 11-18, NOR 877 (including 354 in mixed sixth form, 27 boarders)

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Contact Information

Sophie Ferguson
6 Lexden Road, Colchester
Essex, CO3 3ND
Telephone: 01206 363235