Greenwich, Greater London
£42,000 - £45,000 per year dependent on experience
Temporary, Full-time
Job description

Livability are seeking to appoint an experienced Head of Philanthropy and Partnerships (maternity cover) to lead on building strong external relationships with corporates, major donors and trusts to maximise charitable income towards our vital work supporting people with disabilities.

2020 was an incredibly successful year for the fundraising team, launching our emergency appeal to support vulnerable people with disabilities across our network of services across England, Wales and Northern Ireland. This year we are planning to build on this success as we seek to increase engagement with current audiences and reach out to new supporters across all fundraising functions.

You will be joining the charity at an exciting time as we have just merged with our marketing and communications colleagues to develop a new fundraising, marketing communications team. You will enjoy working within a talented and driven team who are continually inspired to do all we can to raise vital funds for the people we support across our education, care and rehabilitation services.

The Head of Philanthropy and Partnerships will lead a team of two fundraisers, and work alongside other fundraising teams to identify opportunities and build a strong pipeline of support, in line with our fundraising strategy. They will also write bespoke proposals and applications aimed at corporates, major donors and trusts.

The successful applicant will have extensive experience working to and meeting fundraising targets. They will have excellent networking skills as well as enthusiasm and drive to make things happen.

Plans for returning to the office are currently being confirmed, however at this stage there is an expectation we will be working 2 days a week in the office until further notice. More clarification will be available at time of interview.

This is a fixed term contract (9 months) with possibility to extend

Closing date: midnight on Monday 2 August.

Interviews scheduled for week commencing 9 August.

More about Livability

Livability is the disability charity that connects people with their communities.

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Refreshed on: 24 July 2021
Closed date: 02 August 2021
Job ref: REF-IM-HU4L1KA Head P&P
Tags: Fundraising, Management