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Senior Prospect Analyst

Do you have a passion for data and the ability to interpret information and draw meaningful conclusions? Do you want to work for an organisation that truly has an impact on the world we live in? Are you looking for your next challenge?

The Cambridge University Development and Alumni Relations (CUDAR) office is looking for a creative professional with high attention to detail and drive for accuracy to fill a vacancy in the Prospect Information Management team. The Senior Prospect Information Analyst supports the active management of the prospect pipeline through close strategic partnerships with fundraisers and the proactive management and application of qualitative and quantitative prospect data. The role holder will also work collaboratively with colleagues to implement defined prospect management procedures.

You will have excellent interpersonal and organisational skills with the ability to work effectively on your own initiative and as a member of a team, often operating under pressure and to tight deadlines. Educated to degree level, with interest or experience in fundraising or a related field, and with a flexible and methodical approach to work, you will be able to distil streams of information from many sources into clear and concise communications for consideration by senior staff/ fundraisers.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join the Cambridge University Development and Alumni Relations (CUDAR) office at a critical and exciting time, following the successful public launch of our £2 billion campaign ( CUDAR is responsible for raising major philanthropic gifts from alumni and non-alumni sources; for encouraging lifelong relationships and building links between the University and its alumni and supporters; for ensuring that the worldwide community of over 230,000 alumni are well-informed about the development of the University and equipped to be effective ambassadors and advocates; and for communicating persuasively with all audiences to satisfy these objectives.

Interviews for this position will take place on the morning of Thursday 18 May 2017.

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

Please upload your Curriculum Vitae (CV) and a covering letter explaining your interest in the position and how your experience would help you to fulfil the role in the Upload section of the online application to supplement your application.

Please quote reference DH11923 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy. The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity. The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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