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Head of Major Supporters

Head of Major Supporters

This is an excellent opportunity to join a medical research charity as Head of Major Supporters. This interim, maternity cover contract (12 months), reports to the Director of Fundraising, and will lead the Corporate Fundraising, Major Donor, Trusts and Special Events teams through an exciting period of growth. The charity leads on research, information provision and support to millions of people across the UK with this condition.

You will lead a team of 13 (5 direct reports), and hold responsibility for implementing and steering an ambitious growth strategy, focusing particularly on corporate partnerships, with ambitious targets set for 2017 and beyond. You will be an active member of the Fundraising Management Team, and will be closely involved in helping to set up and integrate new commercial income streams where they influence or impact upon the corporate fundraising strategy.

In order to be considered for this fantastic opportunity, you will be able to demonstrate a proven track record of securing and delivering high net worth partnerships (six figures and above), be able to evidence strong strategic planning skills, and have a solid working knowledge of philanthropy trends and best practice. You will be a confident communicator with experience of leading teams through periods of change.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please reply with an updated CV ASAP. Alternatively, please contact Matt Adams on the TPP Fundraising team for further information.

We value diversity at TPP and welcome applications from all sections of the community.