Home  >  Our Story  >  What We Do  >  Join us

Current opportunities

Legacy fundraiser


Job Title:

Legacy Fundraiser

Reports to:

Director of Fundraising and Marketing


Fundraising and Marketing


£27k pro rata


18.75 or 22.5 hours per week by agreement

Job Type


Job Summary

With thousands of staff caring for patients around the clock, St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the country’s largest teaching hospitals, treating more than 500,000 patients every year and has an international reputation for quality of care and cutting-edge treatment.

St George’s Hospital Charity supports this work, by:

  • Enhancing the physical environment of the hospital for patients, staff and visitors – refurbishment and building projects
  • Funding clinical research
  • Helping to fund state-of-the-art equipment
  • Supporting St George’s staff, through training and development.

Line Management Responsibility


Budgetary Responsibility


Main duties and responsibilities  

  • Support the development of a legacy marketing and promotional activity plan with the Director and deliver the plan
  • Develop the SGHC messaging for giving through wills
  • Identify key audiences for the charity’s legacy message and work with the Marketing Manager to reach the audiences
  • To develop a supporter journey for legacy prospects
  • As appropriate, discuss the gift of a legacy with supporters and develop relationships with identified supporters to recruit new pledgers
  • Work with charity and hospital staff to create of the importance of the legacy message in communications
  • Further develop the objectives and KPIs relating to enquirers, intenders and pledgers and report on progress
  • Work with professionals in the field including solicitors, will-making firms, and legacy marketing organisations to promote the charity’s impact and encourage a greater understanding of the opportunities for supporting the St George’s family
  • To provide information as requested by individuals and to understand the boundaries between giving information and giving advice
  • Become an internal advocate for legacies within the charity
  • To keep accurate records of pledges and outstanding legacies
  • To keep abreast of relevant legislation relating to legacies and implications for both the organisation and donor

A detailed job description and person specification can be found here

Please send your CV and covering letter, outlining your suitability for the role, to noel.cramer@stgeorges.nhs.uk

Website by Adept