2nd March 2018

Prospect Research Manager, Moorfields Eye Charity

Job Title: Prospect Research Manager Location: City Road, London Salary: £35,000 -£40,000 Reports to: Head of Major Gifts Line Management: part time Prospect Research Assistant; volunteers and interns as required At Moorfields Eye Charity, we believe that we can help bring new treatments to patients with eye diseases faster than ever before. By raising funds for the crucial research, education and patient care at Moorfields Eye Hospital and its research partner, the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology, we are able to help ensure that they remain at the forefront of ophthalmic care and research. Together, Moorfields Eye Hospital and the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology are the most productive academic partnership in ophthalmology. Be Inspired As a charity we currently raise c. £6m pa across major gifts, legacies, events and community, and individual giving, with plans to raise £10m pa by 2024 as we realise our £100m campaign ambitions – and the Major Gifts team has a crucial role to play in this. As the lead prospect researcher, you will be responsible for the development and delivery of a prospect research strategy. You will undertake research across a range of philanthropic audiences and will have the opportunity to recruit and manage a part time research assistant. You will also […]
21st February 2018

Trustees x2, Active Prospects

Trustees x2 (Health & Social Care – Learning Disabilities and / or Mental Health) Active Prospects Surrey At Active Prospects we passionately believe that everyone should have the opportunity for a full and aspiring life, and people with learning disabilities, autism, acquired brain injury, and mental health needs should equally have these chances and be offered choice and control in their lives. We were established in 1989 specifically to support people moving out of long-stay NHS institutions into the community and enable people with learning disabilities, mental and physical health needs to live full and aspiring lives. We are a Community Benefit Society with charitable status, and a Social Enterprise with a strong portfolio of properties, largely owned but also rented in partnership with housing associations and private landlords. Our aim to become a leading organisation known for delivering innovative, flexible and responsive care, achieving excellent outcomes for our people and communities. We will achieve this through maintaining profitable growth, further developing a mixed portfolio of business, and extending our property and service offers for people with complex need and behaviours. Innovation in person centred thinking, increasing use of assistive technology, and reshaping our mental health services to focus on […]
19th February 2018

Senior Fundraising Manager, The Felix Project

Title: Senior Fundraising Manager Reports to: Chief Executive Location: Park Royal, West London Salary: £45,000 – £50,000 pa subject to experience The Felix Project is a London charity working with food suppliers and charities to reduce food surplus and food poverty. We collect food from supermarkets, wholesalers and other food suppliers – food that is fresh and nutritious but cannot be sold for various reasons.  We deliver this food free of charge to charities which provide meals, snacks or food parcels to their clients, many of whom are extremely vulnerable and living at the margins of society. Each week, the ten tonnes food we re-distribute provides meals for over 18,000 Londoners including the elderly, the homeless, people with mental health issues, refugees and asylum seekers and vulnerable families and children. Starting from a single person and one van in March 2016, our West and North London depots now operate at scale. We have 11 vans, 12 full-time staff and 350 volunteers. Be inspired The Felix Project received charitable status in 2016 and have since raised approximately £2 million from a combination of major donor, corporate partners and trusts & foundations. Our profile has been raised significantly by being the Evening […]
19th February 2018

Partnerships Manager, UnLtd

Partnerships Manager £37,555 – £42,383 + £3,285 London Weighting Full-time, Permanent, Immediate Start London, with some travel in the UK UnLtd is the leading provider of support to social entrepreneurs in the UK and offers the largest such network in the world. We operate a unique model by investing directly in individuals who have their social ventures firmly rooted in delivering positive social change. We offer them a complete package of resources; from awards of funding to ongoing advice, networking and practical support. UnLtd supports a range of social entrepreneurs – from start-ups to those with more established social ventures with the opportunity to scale their impact. UnLtd is committed to developing an eco-system of support to make it easier for those who need help to find it and our vision is a future where enterprising people are transforming our world for good. We do this through our mission: we find social entrepreneurs with bold solutions to today’s challenges. Through funding and support, we help them to realise their potential and create lasting change. For more information please visit www.unltd.org.uk and to find out more about our strategy and impact. The Partnerships & Influence directorate (P&I) consists of four key teams: […]
12th February 2018

Save the Children | Head of Country, England

Location: Manchester and/or London (with regular travel to the other) Salary: £52 – £56,000 depending on experience We are looking for an experienced individual to join us as Head of Country, England. Acting as a lead representative for Save the Children in country, you will lead, develop and bring to scale programmes that achieve breakthroughs for children living in poverty in England, using what we do to influence others to bring about change for children across England. Working in more than 120 countries, we do whatever it takes to create breakthroughs in the way the world treats children. Our UK and Global Programmes department delivers humanitarian and development programmes, builds partnerships with institutional donors – including governments, multi-laterals and trusts – and drives lasting change. Together, we save children’s lives, fight for their rights and help them fulfil their potential. Our mission in the UK is to support children in their early years, helping narrow the gap between the early learning of children growing up in poverty and their peers.  Working in partnership with nurseries, schools and local authorities we use our programmes to innovate and demonstrate effective practice, using what we learn to influence others to achieve sustainable practice […]
12th February 2018

Director of Services and Innovation, Family Action

Director of Services and Innovation Family Action London base with some national travel Salary range – £67,822 – £85,325 + benefits Family Action is a national charity, which transforms lives by providing practical, emotional and financial support to those who are experiencing poverty, disadvantage and social isolation. Building stronger families since 1869, we now work with over 45,000 families through over 140 community-based services. Thousands more are supported with financial assistance through our education and welfare grants programmes and our innovative services reach out to those in need. We strengthen families and communities, build skills and resilience and improve the life chances of children and adults. As we anticipate our 150th anniversary we are in a great position to build on the positive momentum we’ve achieved over the past few years which has seen our income almost double and diversify,  and the continuing development and growth of responsive and targeted services within the communities in which we operate. Innovation, continuous improvement and agility characterise our work and approach and ensure we continue to evolve to meet the changing needs of families today. Our Director of Services and Innovation sits at the heart of our organisation and plays a pivotal role […]
5th February 2018

Head of Operations, Students’ Union, UCL

Head of Operations Students’ Union, UCL Salary c£58k How would you lead a £5m portfolio for one of the UK’s largest membership charities? Students’ Union UCL represents 40,000+ students who study at the University College London, and based on our size, location and UCL’s student intake, we believe we are one of the most diverse student communities in the world. We operate with a £11m+ T/O and provide a range of services that support our students to achieve things they may never have thought possible. We are inclusive, bold and driven by the opportunity to continue to be the place where more happens. This year we celebrate our 125th birthday and we are about to launch our next strategic plan, called 125 and Beyond, which clearly puts students at the centre of our thinking. It will be down to the Head of Operations to create physical, online and cultural environments that are fit for our fantastic membership. This is also a particularly exciting time for us as UCL expands into East London and we develop a Union presence on that campus. As our Head of Operations, you will get the once in a lifetime opportunity to lead the development of […]
2nd February 2018

Trust and Foundations Fundraising Manager, London North West Healthcare Charity

Title: Trust and Foundations Fundraising Manager Reports to: Head of Fundraising Salary: up to £40,000                                                                                                                                          Location: Northwick Park, Harrow  Contract: Permanent, Full time The London North West Healthcare University Trust is one of the country’s largest integrated care trusts. It covers the London Boroughs of Brent, Ealing and Harrow. It is focused around 3 main hospital sites; Northwick Park, Ealing and Central Middlesex. London North West Hospital Charity has recently been created to raise funds for the Trust and is now building a fundraising team capable of realising their collective ambitions. This is a pivotal role in the development of the London North West Healthcare (LNWH) charity and will play a significant part in generating restricted charitable fund income for the charity to use in its major project plans including multi million pound projects across all sites […]