We are looking for a Head of Philanthropy and Partnerships (maternity cover) for a wonderful social welfare charity, looking to start ASAP.
A social welfare charity based near Greenwich, looking for a 2 days a week in the office going forward.
To lead a small team of two to maximise income from Corporate partnerships, Grants and Trusts and Major donors.
The post holder will develop a strategy along with the Strategic Delivery Leader for Fundraising to maximise income for 2021 to 2025 in these areas.
Build and support relationships, together with the Trust & Grants Manager, with charitable trusts, foundations and other institutional funders;
Manage a pipeline of charitable trusts and foundations, and lottery bodies to achieve annual plans and income targets;
Write bespoke proposals, applications and fundraising materials aimed at charitable trusts and foundations, major donors and corporates;
Research and identify new sources of funding while keeping abreast of the grant giving marketplace and related developments within the sector;
Minimum 3 - 5 years' experience in fundraising
Experience of working to, and meeting, fundraising targets
Experience of proactively researching and engaging current and prospective funders
Ability to write compelling and persuasive fundraising proposals
Outstanding communication skills and the ability to tailor written and verbal content and style to a range of audiences.
Our aim is to respond to all successful applications within 5 days. If you haven't been contacted within 5 days your application has been unsuccessful and your details will not be held further but we positively encourage you to apply for any other positions that you may see in the future.
We apologise that we cannot contact everybody in person but thank you in advance for your interest.
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