Philanthropy Manager

Recruiter
Location
London
Salary
£35k - 40k per year
Posted
09 Sep 2016
Closes
30 Sep 2016
Ref
HQ00032104
Contact
Jason Jederon
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Harris Hill are actively recruiting for a Philanthropy Manager on behalf of an international charity that works with businesses to prevent climate change.
The organisation works closely with global corporate's to to drive sustainable change and reduce long term risk to the environment.

Based in London this role is responsible for developing relationships with trusts & foundations and major donors.

Key responsibilities
- Implement the highest standards of donor stewardship to effectively manage prospective and existing philanthropists, worth 100k minimum per annum
- Develop and implement creative solicitation plans to maximise donor engagement and income.
- Research, develop and write high quality funding proposals and reports, and submit them to the donors.
- Build excellent external working relationships at all levels with philanthropists, their staff and networks in order to directly influence their decisions

Experience & skills
- Proven ability to build and manage a philanthropic income stream, maximising the value of existing and prospective supporters
- Proven track record of relationship building to secure grants at six figure level.
- Extensive experience of bespoke proposal and report writing for a philanthropy audience at five and six figure level
- Excellent numeracy and attention to detail, ability to analyse and prepare budgets
- Excellent verbal & written communication skills