Philanthropy Manager, Feed the Minds
Contract: Fixed term 18-months
Location: Vauxhall, London
About our work
Feed the Minds is a small, but ambitious UK-based international development organisation, operating in 10 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa and Asia. Our projects emphasise partnership and sustainable solutions promoting economic empowerment, health, and citizenship through practical education. Our funding comes from a wide variety of sources, and we are keen to diversify our funding streams.
About the role
The right person will have several years’ experience of fundraising and securing 6+ figure gifts from statutory, corporates and trusts and foundations that act like institutions etc., to build a sustainable portfolio to enable Feed the Minds to fund the work that we undertake. In this newly created role, you will join a small but high performing team. You will think strategically and lead on sourcing and responding to new funding opportunities.
Due to current circumstances this role will initially be home based.
Closing date for applications: 5pm 28th January 2021
To apply, please send your current CV and a covering letter (no more than 2 sides of A4) stating how you meet the person specification to Sandra Golding (by clicking on the apply now). The job description with person specification is attached. Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.
Interviews for shortlisted candidates will take place on Thursday 11th February 2021
We do not wish to be contacted by recruitment agencies. Thank you.