Are you a skilled communicator, with the ability to build relationships with a variety of people at different levels? Do you enjoy attending events, networking and managing relationships?
Prospectus is excited to be supporting East End Community Foundation in their search to welcome a new Development Officer into their team. EECF funds grass roots organisations, directly delivering projects and working with local people, businesses, charities and public bodies to raise educational achievement, enhance employability and increase social cohesion.
The Development Officer will report into the Development Director. Your role will involve supporting the development team to implement an engaging donor stewardship programme, and you will nurture and increase the charity's donor base using a wide range of engaging events and communication methods, including social media, to build relationships and develop engagement. You will attend events to make new connections, as well as setting up meetings with potential donors to help secure funding.
We are looking for someone with proven excellence in written and verbal communication, as well as an interest in connecting with new people and sharing EECF's mission. If you have a background in major donor fundraising, public relations, and/or communications, this would be preferable. East End Community Foundation are looking for someone motivated and passionate about increasing opportunities for people living in London's East End.
If you would like to find out more about our client and their role, or if you have any additional questions, please don't hesitate to get in touch with the Fundraising Team at Prospectus. To register your interest in this position, please submit a Word version of your CV; cover letters are not required at this stage. A full job description will be provided to candidates shortlisted by Prospectus.