Overcoming MS is a small, yet rapidly growing and dynamic charity based in Haddenham Buckinghamshire, bringing a fresh approach to the multiple sclerosis community in the UK and around the world. We raise awareness of a progressive, evidence-based approach to the management of multiple sclerosis symptoms and provide tangible support to those diagnosed with this condition.
This role offers exciting opportunities to define the organisation’s high value partnerships fundraising programme and take a leadership role in developing the overall fundraising function in the UK and beyond.
We seek a confident, skilled, professional fundraiser with a proven track record to develop and lead on a new strategy for cultivating and managing high value relationships and partnerships with individuals and corporates. In addition, we anticipate that this person will also have the skillset, experience and personality to develop our overall fundraising function, recruiting and leading a team to create a highly proficient and professional framework for fundraising growth over the coming years.
Key Responsibilities for the Head of Philanthropy role include:
The successful candidate for the Head of Philanthropy role will be highly organised with a broad and dynamic skillset and the appetite to run with a new opportunity.
You’ll be joining a growing and entrepreneurial team that seeks to support and empower those with MS. It is important that you feel comfortable working within the ethos and sprit of our community. Key values that would most readily support this role, include:
We anticipate that the person who is the perfect fit for this exciting role will have:
You will be joining us at a pivotal time in our growth and enjoy committed, enthusiastic and experienced colleagues. We offer satisfying work in a team-oriented environment.
The role will be based in Haddenham Buckinghamshire, OR option for home working with frequent travel to Haddenham office