Head of Global Foundation Partnerships


Location: London, NW3
Annual Salary: £55,000
Contract Type: Fixed Term

Interviews: 18 December 2018

Closing Date: 13 December 2018 (12:00 GMT)

About Us

There are over a billion girls in the world. Girl Guiding and Girl Scouting is the space they need to be the best they can be.

For over 100 years, the World Association of Girl Guides & Girl Scouts (WAGGGS) have been the only global movement geared entirely to every girl and any girl. In places local to them – safe from judgment, stereotyping and violence – girls learn by doing, making friends and having fun.

We give girls the chance girls to reach their full potential.  They become happy and adventurous individuals, with the skills and attitudes which are changing their community and their world.

The World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS) keeps the global Movement thriving, united and growing.

About the Role:

We are looking for a Head of Global Foundation Partnership to work closely with the Fundraising Team, to generate new voluntary income streams from trusts and foundations with an international interest, primarily in the UK, USA and Europe.

This is an exciting opportunity to raise funds that will support the expansion of our strategic programmes so that girls and young women around the world can access life-changing opportunities through their own country networks.  In this way, we can offer local, tangible results whilst leveraging the global size and scale of our network.

About You:

As the successful candidate, you will have significant experience in devising and implementing strategies to generate income from Trust and Foundation partnerships.

You will be adept at maintaining and building long-term relationships with influencing stakeholders.

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

 French, Spanish or Arabic language skills are desirable

What you can expect from us:

  • 26 days' holiday plus bank holidays
  • Group Life Assurance
  • 5% Generous Matched Pension Contribution with Aviva (after 3 months of service)
  • Season Ticket Loan
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Employee Assisted Programme (EAP)

How to Apply:

If you are interested in this position, please visit our recruitment portal to download the recruitment pack and submit your cover letter & CV.

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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