London

£75k - 85k per year

Permanent

HQ00039617

Job Description

Harris hill are delighted to be working with a fantastic international charity in their search for an Interim Director of Philanthropy.

This is a 6 month interim position.

The Role:

* Lead and manage fundraising activities to achieve maximum income
* Lead and develop a strategy for attracting and working closely with corporate and high net worth individual donors
* Work closely with corporate partners and networks to develop and maintain sustainable opportunities for income generation
* Develop new and innovative ways of raising funds in keeping with the mission and brand
* Maintain an excellent knowledge of prospective sources of income
* Manage the Fundraising directorate staff, budgets and other resources

Person Specification:

* Experience of managing a fundraising team
* Experience of engaging with and maximising income through stakeholders
* Experience of team management, able to provide examples of successful performance management
* Experience of developing and managing budgets and delivering to targets
* Experience of operating in a pressurised environment with high levels of demand and potentially conflicting priorities
* Experience of operating within an environment of growth and change
* Able to give examples of personal success in income generation
* Skilled networker, able to adapt the message to varying audiences
* Knowledge of grant giving programmes and trusts and of the associated processes for bidding