Business Development Executive

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Location
North London
Salary
£27000.00 per annum
Posted
14 Sep 2017
Closes
21 Sep 2017
Ref
HQ00170553
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Do you thrive on the satisfaction of creating new business? Would you like to join an amazing organisation that is a true leader in its field? Prospectus is currently recruiting on behalf of a well-known children's charity in North East London, who are looking for a new Business Development Executive to join their successful team and make an impact.

The Business Development Executive, reporting to the Head of Corporate and Major Gifts, will be a vital part of the corporate fundraising function of the charity, and will be focused on new business. Generating new business leads and event sponsorship opportunities, the Business Development Executive will use intelligent research methods to identify potential supporters, typically in the City, Canary Wharf and in their home patch of North East London / West Essex. With careful planning, the Business Development Executive will make approaches to appropriate businesses in a range of sectors, and track the progress and results of this growth activity on Raiser's Edge. Working with senior team members, the Business Development Executive will aim to develop these new relationships to the pitch/presentation stage to secure them as a new partner.

The successful Business Development Executive will need to have experience of developing new business, either in the charity sector or commercial sector, and possess excellent research and relationship building skills.

A full job description will be provided to candidates shortlisted by Prospectus. Please apply by providing a CV in word format; no cover letter is required at this stage.