SE1, London
£26,000 - £32,000 per year
Permanent, Contract, Part-time, Full-time
Job description

About the Organisation


To improve, through education, life opportunities for some of the world's poorest children living in remote and marginalised communities


A world in which all children have the chance to go to school

United World Schools (UWS) works in some of the world's poorest regions in Cambodia, Myanmar and Nepal to give every child access to free education that they would otherwise have no access to.We are dedicated to improving the educational opportunities of poor and marginalised children around the world. By providing children with an education, we are striking at the heart of long term poverty and deprivation.

What we are looking for

We are looking for a dynamic, enthusiastic and motivated Senior Associate of Philanthropy to help us raise vital funds to teach the unreached. This is a great opportunity for someone with some fundraising experience to join an incredible team, to build and manage relationships with a growing network of donors around the world and work with an incredibly committed CEO and management team who will support you to achieve great things. 

Responsibilities (including, but not limited to):

  • Stewardship of a set of existing high net worth individual donors, ensuring they are kept up to date on the impact of their support

  • Researching and building relationships with newly identified HNWI and prospects

To find out more about this great opportuntiy, please see attached full job description.

How to Apply

Please send a comprehensive CV (max 2 pages) and detailed covering letter (no more than 2 pages). Please be advised that we will not accept applications without a detailed covering letter that fully addresses the appointment criteria in the person specification. 

Please contact us as soon as possible if you are interested in the role. We reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier than the specified date. Telephone interviews will be held throughout the process, with a final interview by mid January 2020.

Please note: Start date is ASAP. Please let us know what your notice period is in your cover letter.

More about United World Schools
United World Schools

Education transforms lives. United World Schools (UWS) works in some of the world's poorest regions to give every child access to free educ... Read more

Posted on: 02 December 2019
Closed date: 08 January 2020
Tags: Fundraising, Intl Development

The client requests no contact from agencies or media sales.