20th August 2013

Deputy Director of Development (Operations) – The Institute of Cancer Research – London

  Salary: Competitive  Location: ChelseaThe Institute of Cancer Research, London, is one of the world’s most influential cancer research institutes, with an outstanding record of achievement dating back more than 100 years. Scientists and clinicians at the ICR are working every day to make a real impact on cancer patients’ lives. Today, we are ranked as the UK’s leading academic research centre, and lead the world at isolating cancer-related genes and discovering new targeted cancer drugs. The ICR’s unique partnership with The Royal Marsden and ‘bench-to-bedside’ approach allows us to create and deliver results in a way that other institutions cannot. Together the two organisations are rated in the top four cancer centres globally. As a college of the University of London, the ICR also provides postgraduate higher education of international distinction. It has charitable status and relies on support from partner organisations, charities and the general public. We are now seeking a Deputy Director of Development (Operations) to manage all aspects of the day-to-day running of the Development Office, establishing the necessary systems, procedures and culture in which their fundraising can thrive and achieve its next phase of growth and to enable the Director of Development to focus on […]
14th August 2013

Walsingham – Chair of the Board of Trustees

Unremunerated but reasonable expenses will be paid Walsingham is an ambitious, inspirational charity that supports people with learning and other disabilities to lead fulfilled lives. We provide exceptional personalised services across England & Wales for 365 individuals.  We specialise in the provision of services supporting individuals at home and in their local communities. We are a person-centred, values-driven organisation. Our staff, trustees and volunteers are committed to a personalised approach for the people we support, and demonstrate empathy and compassion in how they work.  Committed to delivering the highest quality services to as many individuals with disabilities as possible, we have embarked on a growth strategy to enable us to support even greater numbers in the future. We are now looking for an inspirational and motivational Chair who can help shape our long-term vision and be a guardian of our ethos and values. We are seeking an individual with a collaborative and enabling leadership style who can optimise the Board’s and executive management team’s effectiveness, operating as a critical friend and mentor.  You will bring significant strategic leadership experience, balancing both commercial acumen and values that align with our own. An understanding of the social care sector and our environment […]
26th July 2013

Head of Individual Giving, Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research

Salary c.£50K + benefits     London with some UK travel Opportunities such as this are incredibly rare in the charity sector. Whilst Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research has established programs in a number of income streams, individual giving is currently their least mature. The Head of Individual Giving will effectively set up an individual giving program for the first time, applying your expertise to advise the charity on how best to grow a sustainable income stream from which the charity can effectively plan. Given the context of setting up a program in an already successful charity, you will enjoy a secure platform on which to build as well as significant financial investment. You will be an experienced individual giving professional with multi-channel expertise. Your experience will allow you to advise on how best to strategically grow the program, and you will bring strong management experience to the role. This position also has responsibility for the multi-million pound legacy fundraising income that the charity already receives. The charity is committed to a long term return and to that end your expertise will be used to shape income targets and financial plans. WE BELIEVE THAT LIFE IS A GIFT. USE IT WISELY AND LIVE IT FIERCELY. To view the job […]
26th July 2013

Head of Corporate Partnerships, Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research

Salary c.£50K + benefits     London with some UK travel Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research have proven they are very well placed to develop exciting, strategic, long term partnerships with the corporate sector. This role will lead on winning and delivering new partnerships for the charity, whilst at the same time taking responsibility for a number of existing key accounts. Reporting to the Director of Fundraising, this role, similar to the other ‘Head of’ positions, is part of the Fundraising Leadership Team. The position is responsible for developing and implementing a robust strategy for corporate partnerships, which will involve significant cross departmental working, especially maximising opportunities with the High Value Partnerships team. You will also lead of the charity’s long term partnership with Wickes. You will bring significant experience of new business and account management, as well as skills in team management. Previous positions in the charity sector will have seen you win large, strategic partnerships and you will also have bring experience of working with senior stakeholders, including those at board level. WE BELIEVE THAT LIFE IS A GIFT. USE IT WISELY AND LIVE IT FIERCELY. To view the job pack please use the following link: http://leukaemialymphomaresearch.org.uk/about-us/careers Please contact Simon, Business Manager – Fundraising Appointments […]
26th July 2013

Head of High Value Partnerships, Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research

Salary c.£50K + benefits     London with some UK travel This fantastic opportunity will see you leading on the development and implementation of a major donor, trust and special events strategy for Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research. Last year saw a 8% increase in voluntary income. The charity is keen to build on this success and has recently developed a compelling and engaging case for support, which will make it the home for philanthropists looking to fund a cure for blood cancer. They are now in the enviable position of having a number of well connected and influential supporters engaged with the organisation and the High Value Partnerships team is ready for the next exciting stage in their development. This role presents a wonderful platform for a talented and ambitious major donor fundraiser to oversee multiple income streams whilst at the same time remaining externally focussed with high-level donor relationships. Managing a talented team of fundraising specialists, you will be responsible for high value strategy across the organisation, working with your Director as well as trustees and the Chief Executive’s office to increase support. You will develop realistic, long term strategic plans and be given appropriate time to deliver them.  Your approach, looking to […]
22nd July 2013

Major Gifts Officer – Department of Chemistry – University of Oxford

Salary – £37,012 – £44,166 p.a. The University of Oxford, one of the world’s most innovative and entrepreneurial universities, enjoys an international reputation as a world-class centre of excellence in research and teaching. Employing over 10,000 staff it supports a student population of over 21,000. The Department of Chemistry seeks to build a world-leading research profile and is also dedicated to attracting the most academically able students, believing that the brightest and best scientists should be able to study at Oxford regardless of their financial circumstances. In the face of research funding constraints and continuing turmoil in the global economy, the support of generous benefactors is now more important than ever. The Mathematical Physical and Life Sciences (MPLS) Division has bold ambitions. One of its strategic priorities is the creation of an Interdisciplinary Centre for Chemistry Research with a philanthropic goal of £25M, whilst also seeking support for students and key faculty positions. Research in the Department of Chemistry cuts across the breadth and depth of the subject from the interface of medicine and biology through to exploring the next generation of materials and fuels. We have planning permission for the new £100M chemistry laboratory complex designed by Francis-Jones Morehen […]
22nd July 2013

Marketing & Events Manager – Young Enterprise

Salary  – £32,000 – £39,538 p.a. Young Enterprise is the UK’s leading enterprise education charity helping to inspire more than 300,000 young people each year. Our Programmes empower the next generation with the confidence, ability and life skills to succeed in a rapidly changing world. We are supported by more than 3,500 business volunteers and over 5,500 schools, colleges, Universities and local communities. We are now seeking an ambitious and driven Marketing & Events Manager, to set up and lead the new marketing function for Young Enterprise. You will lead the organisation’s new marketing led approach, supporting Young Enterprise to be focused on interpreting and delivering supporter focused experiences. You will manage the main outward facing supporter events and develop materials to ensure we are always driven by our customer ‘needs and wants’ to create exciting, engaging supporter interactions that inspire people around the Young Enterprise brand as we grow and develop. You will play a critical role in the National and Regional Company Programme finals, and any other national finals that are created, ensuring the provision of consistent key materials to supporters. Additionally you will influence the look and feel of our delivery materials, and create an organisational understanding […]
22nd July 2013

Senior Corporate Relations Manager – Young Enterprise

Salary £32,000 – £39,538 p.a. Young Enterprise is the UK’s leading enterprise education charity helping to inspire more than 300,000 young people each year. Our Programmes empower the next generation with the confidence, ability and life skills to succeed in a rapidly changing global economy. We are supported by more than 3,500 business volunteers and over 5,500 schools, colleges, Universities and local communities. We are now seeking a self-starting Senior Corporate Relations Manager to build on our established accounts and establish new corporate partnerships for Young Enterprise. You will drive income by supporting and growing existing clients, recruiting new partners and maximising the value of each partnership to our organisation. You will play a critical role in devising and implementing a corporate fundraising strategy designed to generate income to allow us to maximise our reach and our potential. You will be creative and innovative in generating funds from corporate partners, developing win/ win proposals and raising standards on all aspects of fundraising, with exemplary donor cultivation and strong account management. With a proven track record as a fundraiser, having generated significant income from corporate partnerships, or comparable experience in negotiating high value sales to major national or multi-national companies, you […]