SE1, London
£29,390 per annum (£24,938 plus £4,452 London Weighting)
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Job title: New Business Officer

Region: London, Haig House

Directorate: Fundraising

Contract: Permanent Full Time, 35 hours per week

Salary: £29,390 per annum (£24,938 plus £4,452 London Weighting).



About The Royal British Legion

The Legion is at the heart of a national network that supports our Armed Forces community through thick and thin – ensuring their unique contribution is never forgotten. We’ve been here since 1921 and we’ll be here as long as they need us.


Our Values and Behaviours

Does the following describe you?


-       A desire to provide a great customer service and support

-       Enjoy and thrive in working in teams and with others

-       Passionate about supporting the Armed Forces community and honouring their contribution

-       Come to work each day to be the best you can and to learn and develop

-       An encourager, eager to share your knowledge and experience to help others


If so then we would like you hear from you ….



The Role


This is an exciting opportunity to join a creative and collaborative new business team, with a track record of bringing on board new partnerships with companies such as Cadburys, Pets at Home, Mecca Bingo, Greene King, Rotary and Emma Bridgewater. As part of the team, you will be responsible for prospecting and developing long-term corporate partnerships with national companies, across a range of fundraising disciplines, including cause-related marketing, staff engagement and sponsorship.


You should have the proven ability to build strong personal networks by successfully engaging and influencing senior stakeholders in the private sector. You will need to have a detailed, organised approach to effectively deal with varied organisations, whilst demonstrating creative flair to drive forward and deliver compelling proposals and presentations. You should be motivated and self-sufficient, though equally committed to working collaboratively as part of a busy team.



How to Apply

Please apply by clicking ‘Apply online’



Closing date for this role is Wednesday 22nd January 2020

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Posted on: 08 January 2020
Closed date: 22 January 2020
Tags: Fundraising, Business Development