Prospectus is delighted to be supporting the Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund in their search for an Interim Head of Corporate and Community Fundraising to join their supportive and friendly fundraising team.
For more than 100 years, the RAF Benevolent Fund has been supporting members of the RAF Family through thick and thin providing practical, emotional, and financial support whenever needed. Considering any request for assistance, however big or small, they provide a tailor-made approach to each individual situation. From mobility aids and confidential counselling to financial grants, they offer a range of support tailored to the individual's needs.
This role is a full-time interim position for around four months that will have hybrid working 3 days per week in their London offices and offers a salary of £65,000 full time equivalent. It is possible that the role can be extended or move to a longer-term contract.
The purpose of the job is to lead the Corporate and Community Fundraising teams to secure, exceed and develop significant funding through strategy creation and implementation, enabling the Fund to provide the financial, emotional and practical support to each and every member of the RAF Family, whenever they need us. The post holder will develop and manage high value corporate partners, periodically visit the Community Fundraising Team in the field and lead on new business development.
They are looking for someone with demonstrable high levels of success in Corporate Fundraising and Partnerships development in a charity setting. The ideal candidate will have experience of managing community fundraisers and leading a disparate team.
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If you are interested in applying to this 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.