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Donovan Whittaker

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Business Manager

Email: donovan.whittaker@tpp.co.uk
Linkedin: Donovan Whittaker
Phone: 020 7198 6020

Donovan has successfully recruited permanent roles for a broad range of non-profits including large International NGO’s to smaller local grassroots charities. His background has developed from small humble entrepreneurial beginnings through to International Business Development in the US. Forming good working relationships has always been an integral part of his role since his career began. Entering recruitment in 2014, Donovan focuses on delivering a specialist bespoke consultative approach to maximise service experience for both client and candidate.

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  • Prospect Research Officer

    Looking for a role offering complete flexibility? Practically a home based role if you like, only need to be a few days in the office a month in London for some team meetings. This is initially a 1 year contract for an experienced Prospect Researcher, however the hiring manager is aiming to use your first year in post to help build a business case to extend your contract or even take you permanent. This opportunity also offers excellent benefits, such as generous pension scheme and 5 days additional annual leave over Christmas when their office is closed. As Prospect Research Officer, you will be helping the established fundraising team to grow major gift income from individuals. Deliver ...

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    Job type:
    Contract
    Location:
    London
    Salary:
    Up to £38000.00 per annum
    Sector:
    Fundraising Support
    Office & Specialist Support
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  • PA to Directors 2:1

    A permanent opportunity that offers flexible hybrid working is now available for an experienced PA who is used to supporting at a senior level. This UK based learned society and professional body operates a busy working environment and you will be supporting two Directors. It will be heavily diary management and admin focused, with meeting coordination plus some minute taking/diary notes. You will have the following skills and experience: * Experience in providing administrative PA support to Director or above * Confident managing heavy workloads and able to prioritise tasks * Diary management, inbox management, Minute Taking, meeting coordination * Ability to communicate effectively with...

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    Job type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    London
    Salary:
    Up to £40000.00 per annum
    Sector:
    Executive Support
    Office & Specialist Support
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  • Grant Contracts Manager (GrantGiving)

    A skills body for the UK, that drives internal staff development, has a unique opportunity available to join their Grants operations team as their next Grant Contracts Manager (GrantGiving). You will be contract managing various grants, bursaries and non-grant programmes, ensuring that projects fall within budget, are contracted in a timely manner and subsequently monitored. As the Grant Contracts Manager (GrantGiving), you will support the Head of Finance and Operations, and will work collaboratively across the organisation to ensure that funders' requirements are met, and to develop appropriate schemes, guidelines, funding programmes, application, and assessment forms for the fund. You ...

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    Job type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    London
    Salary:
    £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
    Sector:
    Office & Specialist Support
    Grants
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  • Quality Assurance and CRM Processes Project Officer

    Do you have great engagement experience, and want to work in a dynamic charity supporting across the full breadth of the organisation? We are currently working with a charity that support in the education and training sector. Last year they implemented a new CRM and have an established technical database team. They are now seeking a Quality Assurance and CRM Processes Officer to join the team and support them in defining process across the charity. You will be responsible for establishing new user lead processes with the support of the team and ensure there is consistency in the usage of the database by streamlining and defining internal process. This role will also involve an element of ...

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    Job type:
    Contract
    Location:
    London
    Salary:
    Up to £35000 per annum
    Sector:
    Office & Specialist Support
    Operations
    Projects
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  • Events Officer (Sponsored/Challenge events)

    A Trust that raises funds that enables advice agencies to continue to help vulnerable people access legal advice is hiring for an Events Officer (Sponsored/Challenge events) to improve, develop and organise their events. As the Event Officer, you will manage sign ups to the events using Salesforce (training provided), draft event correspondence, attend, help at, and supervise events, as well as manage the follow up with participants of the events. There will also be specific events allocated to you which you will lead on in the organisation and delivery of. You will also work with the Event & Fundraising team to produce event and fundraising materials, and will be involved with the recrui...

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    Job type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    London
    Salary:
    £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
    Sector:
    Events Support
    Office & Specialist Support
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  • Events Executive

    About the role A college and professional membership body has a new opportunity for an Events Executive to join their close-knit and ambitious Events team. You will be a key member of the team in charge of running a busy calendar of online and face to face events. This is a 1-year full-time contract, with potential to become a permanent contract afterwards. The office is based in Central London and flexible hybrid working options are offered. As the Events Executive, you will lead a series of continuing professional development events for members which take place in the evening, both online and in person across the UK. Your portfolio of events includes 20-30 events a year, made up of work...

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    Job type:
    Contract
    Location:
    London
    Salary:
    Up to £30000.00 per annum
    Sector:
    Events Support
    Office & Specialist Support
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  • Business Development Manager (Membership events&media sponsor)

    Our client, an established Royal Chartered Membership body (also involved in environment/climate) is offering an excellent opportunity for an experienced business development professional from the events and/or print/online media sponsorship space. It is a 1 year contract cover that will be joining an established team that has developed warm/hot accounts ready for someone to come in and account manage while seeking opportunities to develop new business. It offers flexible/hybrid home working, line managing three people. Key responsibilities for the Business Development Manager (Membership events&media sponsorship): * Line manage three direct reports * Manage and develop existing relations...

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    Job type:
    Contract
    Location:
    London
    Salary:
    £37000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
    Sector:
    Business Development
    Office & Specialist Support
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  • Events and Programmes Officer 1 year contract

    A fellowship body for scientists is hiring for an Events and Programmes Officer to lead on the end-to-end planning and delivery of a portfolio of events. This is a full-time role on a 1 year fixed term contract. Flexible hybrid working options are offered between their central London office and remote working. As Events and Programmes Officer, you will lead on the end-to-end delivery of an allocated programme of events ensuring that they are delivered successfully and meet their objectives. Contribute to the setting of plans, programme objectives and timescales and proactively identify if these need to be updated/changed. Ensure that event plans include flexibility to accommodate virtual ...

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    Job type:
    Contract
    Location:
    London
    Salary:
    £29376.00 - £36720.00 per annum
    Sector:
    Events Support
    Office & Specialist Support
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  • Events and Programmes Officer (Gala/Alumni/Fellowship)

    A fellowship body for scientists is hiring for an Events and Programmes Officer to lead on the end-to-end planning and delivery of a portfolio of events. This is a full-time role on a fixed term contract until 31st July 2022. Flexible hybrid working options are offered between their central London office and remote working. The events that you will manage as the Events and Programmes Officer will include both social and ceremonial events for the fellowship body such as the New Members Seminar, Admission Day, Anniversary Day and the Awards Dinners. These events are highlights in the fellowship body's annual calendar and run to high standards. In 2022, they will comprise a mix of hybrid, vi...

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    Job type:
    Contract
    Location:
    London
    Salary:
    £29736.00 - £36720.00 per annum
    Sector:
    Events Support
    Office & Specialist Support
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  • Office Administrator

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    Job type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    London
    Salary:
    £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
    Sector:
    Administration
    Office & Specialist Support
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  • Education Training and Events Executive

    A college and professional membership body has a brand-new role for an Education Training and Events Executive to join their close-knit and ambitious Events team. You will be a key member of the team in charge of running a busy calendar of online and face to face events for UK eye care professionals. This is a 1-year full-time contract, with potential to become a permanent contract afterwards. The office is based in Central London and flexible hybrid working options are offered. As the Education Training and Events Executive, you will work closely with the Education team to plan and deliver a range of events for different audiences including assessor, examiner and supervisor training, a s...

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    Job type:
    Contract
    Location:
    London
    Salary:
    Up to £30000.00 per annum
    Sector:
    Office & Specialist Support
    Programmes
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  • Project Manager

    A society and professional membership body for science, education and research is hiring for a Project Manager to define, plan and manage the delivery of multiple cross-organisational projects that will benefit work across the organisation and its stakeholders. This is a full-time 1-year contract with an ASAP start, flexible hybrid working options are available. As the Project Manager, you will be expected to drive projects forward in coordination with the respective teams and management boards or committees, ensuring successful delivery and an effective handover following project closure. Your role will focus on leading and providing expertise in project planning, initiation, and approva...

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    Job type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    London
    Salary:
    Up to £34000.00 per annum
    Sector:
    Office & Specialist Support
    Programmes
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  • Administrator

    About the role Following an internal development move, a charity and membership body for eye care professionals is hiring for an Administrator to join their Policy and Research departments, providing key administrative support to the charity's work in the development of clinical guidance, policy and research. This is a full time permanent role working remotely until January 2022, and then offering flexible hybrid working options after the pandemic. As the Administrator for the Policy and Research teams, you will coordinate programmes around key issues for members and their patients, working creatively and collaboratively with others to deliver agreed outcomes. You will prepare agendas and...

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    Job type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    London
    Salary:
    Up to £26000.00 per annum
    Sector:
    Administration
    Office & Specialist Support
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  • Part Time Events Administrator

    A UK membership organisation for professionals is hiring for a part-time Events Administrator to provide administrative, operational, and logistical support to the team responsible for delivering education and events to the organisation's members. This role would suit someone keen to get into events or develop their events career further. This is a permanent role, working 3 days a week with flexible choices of your working days as well as hybrid working options between the London office and from your home. As the Events Administrator, your role will involve answering members/delegates enquiries efficiently, monitoring and updating the event attendance records of delegates on the CRM to en...

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    Job type:
    Part-time
    Location:
    London
    Salary:
    £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + FTE
    Sector:
    Events Support
    Office & Specialist Support
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  • Events Programme Coordinator 3.5 Days Part time contract

    A global association for medical professionals is hiring for an Events Programme Coordinator to play a vital role in supporting a range of projects focussed on ensuring the successful running of the organisation's scientific and educational congress programmes. This is a part time role for 25 hours (3.5 days) a week with flexible working arrangements. You will be part of a small, committed team in an organisation with global reach and impact. As the Events Programme Coordinator, you will be instrumental in facilitating the smooth running of the organisation's congress held in 2023, being the first point of call for presenters and will work closely with the congress team to deliver the sci...

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    Job type:
    Part-time
    Location:
    London
    Salary:
    £24500.00 - £26600.00 per annum
    Sector:
    Events Support
    Office & Specialist Support
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