Corporate Fundraising Exec

Oxford, Oxfordshire
Band 4 (£19,409 - £24,547) per annum depending on experience
25 Apr 2018
25 May 2018
Full Time
Contract Type

We are looking for a confident and talented executive to join our Corporate Partnerships team and help seek out new support from businesses as well as support the account management of existing corporate partnerships.


The development of our corporate fundraising function is a key part of our income growth strategy.  We are looking for a confident and talented individual to join our Corporate Partnerships team and help seek out new support from businesses as well as support the account management of existing corporate partnerships.

This is a new role within our fundraising team and a great opportunity to gain significant experience within corporate partnerships and the third sector. You will make a real impact in an extraordinary children’s hospice charity based in Oxford. 

The role is responsible for support with identifying, prospecting and growing corporate relationships. You will ensure that each relationship is developed to maximise its full potential and you will represent the organisation to corporate supporters. In addition, you will produce partnership proposals and pitch for support in collaboration with the corporate partnerships manager.  Ideally you will have gained some experience of working within a corporate fundraising role but candidates who have developed corporate relationships in the commercial sector and have a proven track record in partnership acquisition would also be of interest.

Desirable skills but not essential:

  • Experience of securing high value partnerships in a not for profit organisation or in a commercial environment.
  • Knowledge of the principles corporate fundraising, sponsorship and strategic partnerships.
  • Excellent relationship management skills and be able to connect the funding needs of the charity with the objectives of corporate partners.

Essential skills:

  • An enthusiastic attitude to learning and development in a new role.
  • Ability to write, present and pitch for support in a professional manner to potential corporate supporters.
  • Ability to work closely with and support another member of staff in achieving objectives.

We do extraordinary work here at Helen & Douglas House.  If you would love to be part of that and can share that passion with others then we would love to hear from you.

For further details please see the job description and if you have any questions about the role please email or call the Human Resources team on 01865 794749.

Closing date for applications is Tuesday 29th May 2018.  Interviews will be held on 11th/12th June 2018 in Oxford.

Please complete the application process through Helen & Douglas House website only. Unfortunately we cannot accept any CV's by email or via other websites/job boards.

HDH provides symptom management, end-of-life care, respite, emotional and bereavement support across central southern England.  We are dedicated to the care and support of babies, children, teenagers and young adults and their families. We provide in-house care at our purpose-built facilities in Oxford, 24/7 and we support people in their own homes, their local community, and in hospitals.  We do this through our expert team of staff and volunteers, working closely with each individual, their family, and the wider team of professionals around them.  

Staff working for Helen & Douglas House are required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. Helen & Douglas House is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


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