Prospectus is excited to be supporting Plan International UK with the search for a new Business Development Manager to join their fantastic Major Partnerships team.
Funds raised support Plan International UK's work with children and their communities to help realise children's rights. This is done through a wide range of programmes, including education, child protection, sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR), youth economic empowerment and disaster relief.
As the Business Development Manager, you will be responsible for developing new relationships with a range of donors to fund the organisations UK programmes that focus on girls' rights. Focusing on building relationships with trusts, foundations, institutional, and corporate donors, this role will concentrate on high-value funding and engage these donors with UK based projects. Leading the prospect research and networking with new potential donors this role will have a level of autonomy, but will also have the support from the wider Major Partnerships team.
To be successful as the Business Development Manager, you will have proven experience in securing funding from either trusts and foundations, institutional donors, or corporate sponsors. This person will need to demonstrate research capabilities to identify new funding opportunities, as well as the ability to engage potential donors through written applications and pitching. They will be confident in building relationships internally and having a leading role in new business development.
This role is a full-time permanent position that will have hybrid working in their London offices for 1-2 days per week.
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If you are interested in applying to this Business Development Manager position, please submit your CV in the first instance. Should your experience be suitable, we will send you the full job description and will arrange for a call and/or meeting to brief you on the role. You'll then have all the information you need to formally apply. We are looking forward to connecting with you soon.