Head of Philanthropy & Partnerships (maternity cover)
Pancreatic cancer is a tough one but we’re taking it on.
We are supporting those affected by the disease, investing in ground breaking research, lobbying for greater recognition of pancreatic cancer and being a voice for everyone involved in the fight. Together we are taking on pancreatic cancer.
Reporting directly to the Director of Fundraising and Marketing, you will build on the successes of the past year and lead the high-value fundraising function in meeting our ambitions for the charity, developing new and innovative ideas to take advantage of new opportunities to grow income and build our profile.
Given our growth and the pace of change, the role requires strategic vision but also the ability to work as a hands-on member of your own team but also as a member of the wider Fundraising & Marketing team, bringing your senior professional expertise and wide ranging experience to bear as we develop our new five year plan and deliver on current plans..
The successful candidate will be key in building a strong pipeline of high-value prospects to help us to deliver our goals. You will play a lead role in developing engaging propositions, and engaging new and existing supporters to maximise their income potential.
You will be an excellent relationships manager, who can communicate effectively with senior level stakeholders externally, ensuring excellent standards of cultivation and stewardship.
You will also be able to demonstrate the ability to work across the organisation to win support from internal stakeholders at every level. You will be proactive and highly organised to be able to manage competing priorities. Most importantly, you will be target driven and commercially minded with a track record of achieving financial objectives
We are an inclusive employer committed to developing a diverse workforce and are looking for people who can demonstrate dedication to our cause and values. We offer a supportive place to work with helpful and friendly staff who report a high level of job satisfaction. Our main office is based in London close to Westminster with stunning views of the river.
This is a maternity cover position for up to 12 months.
Closing date Friday, 18 January 2019 at 9am
Interviews Thursday, 31 January 2019
You must have the right to work in the UK when you apply.