Philanthropy Co-Ordinator – 37.5 hours a week

Salary £24,000 FTE; plus 4% employer’s pension contribution, Westfield Health membership after 1 year’s employment.

South Yorkshire’s Community Foundation (SYCF) are looking for a passionate, positive and experienced individual to join our Philanthropy Team.  The Philanthropy Team is responsible for not only maintaining our existing donor base through building long term relationships based on outstanding donor care but also on expanding and deepening this donor base.  Reporting to the Head of Philanthropy, the job holder will be responsible for developing, and then executing, actions to enhance philanthropic giving across South Yorkshire in line with the needs of our valued donors and the communities SYCF supports.

If you have experience of working in a people related environment or similar; want to work in a community foundation; have gained some experience of raising income and managing income generation strategies; have excellent communication, networking and analytical skills, and are passionate about improving the lives of communities in South Yorkshire, then we would like to hear from you.

You will be working with a great staff and Trustee team, in an accessible workplace with free parking near to excellent facilities, with access to good public transport links.

SYCF is committed to equality, diversity and inclusion, which ensures everyone can make best use of their skills, free from discrimination or harassment.

Please find the full Job Description here.


Please complete the Philanthropy Coordinator Application Form and Equal Opportunities Form and email them to Jo Reid on

The deadline for applications is 9am on Tuesday 30th August 2022.

Interviews will be held at SYCF’s offices on Monday 19th September 2022.

Please direct any enquiries to Michelle Dickinson, Head of Philanthropy on or 0114 261 5144.