Fundraising Manager, Strategic Partnerships

An exciting opportunity to work in a fast paced, dynamic international organisation. Working closely with the Head of Strategic Partnerships, a varied range of WAGGGS functions and a tenacious and ambitious fundraising department

Job Title: Fundraising Manager, Strategic Partnerships

Location: London, NW3

Contract Type: Permanent, 28 hours (4 days a week)

Salary: Approx. £34,000 - £38,000 (pro rata and dependent on experience)

Closing Date: 19th January 2021 (17:00 GMT)

Interview Date: 27th / 28th January (round one)

About Us:

Girl Guiding and Girl Scouting is the world’s only movement for every girl and any girl because we believe that each of them deserves to be the best they can be. In safe, local spaces, girls develop the skills and attitudes to change themselves, their communities and our world.

The World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS) is the largest global Movement dedicated to girls and young women – representing 10 million girls and young women across 150 countries and with an extensive network of 1.5 million volunteers – through this network we deliver life-changing programmes at scale.

We aim to make sure girls feel confident, resilient and empowered to take the lead in their lives, ready to drive change on the issues that matter to them, their community and the world around them.

About the Role:

Would you like to make a difference to the lives of girls and young women around the world? Are you passionate about gender equality? Do you want to support girls and young women to feel confident, resilient and empowered to take the lead in their lives, their communities and the world?

We are looking for a seasoned corporate fundraiser with international development/ NGO experience to join our Strategic Partnerships team. Your focus will be to drive new business, from research and prospecting right through to engaging and securing a range of new corporate partners. You will also be tasked with managing a portfolio of current corporate partners, working to steward and growth these significant partnerships.

This is an exciting opportunity to work closely with the Head of Strategic Partnerships and a varied range of WAGGGS functions to generate income on a global level and drive engagement from strategic partners to enable life-changing opportunities for girls and young women.

About You:

As the successful candidate, you will have significant experience in devising strategies to generate income from corporate donors ideally within the international fundraising space.

You will be adept at maintaining and building solid working relationships with senior stakeholders and corporate partners, especially in cross-cultural settings.

You will have a good track record of budget management and delivering agreed fundraising targets

French, Spanish or Arabic language skills are desirable.

How to Apply

If you are interested in this position, please download the recruitment pack and submit your covering letter and CV via our recruitment portal.
We reserve the right to change the closing date depending on the number of responses received. Please submit your application as soon as possible to ensure it is considered in the selection process.

If you have a disability and can demonstrate that closing this post early would impact on your ability to submit an application in time, please contact our Human Resources team to request arrangements for an application to be submitted within the original time frame.

A Note for Recruitment Agencies

We prefer to hire people directly and have a preferred supplier list in place. We will be in touch if we need you.

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