|Job Title:||Prospect Development Officer|
|Employer:||Save the children|
|Job Location:||Based in UK|
We are looking for an organised and ambitious individual to join us as Prospect Development Officer and contribute to a high performing, agile and proactive prospect development function which maximizes the value of our Major Gift income streams.
Working in more than 120 countries, we do whatever it takes to create breakthroughs in the way the world treats children. Our Marketing, Fundraising and Communications department exists to inspire millions of people – from individuals to large corporate organisations – to support our quest for change. Together, we save children’s lives, fight for their rights and help them fulfil their potential.
As Prospect Development Officer you will identify and research prospects and donors for the Philanthropy and Partnerships department, enabling them to approach and develop new business opportunities in order to increase income and impact for Save the Children. In addition you will:
To be successful you will have experience of prospect development or fundraising in a charity, university or consultancy environment with a basic understanding of Data Protection legislation and how this impacts Prospect Development. With excellent organisational and time management skills, you will be able to work on your own initiative with minimal supervision. In addition you will have:
At Save the Children we are committed to the safeguarding and protection of children in our work. We will do everything possible to ensure that only those who are suitable to work with children are recruited to work for us. This post is subject to a range of vetting checks including a criminal records disclosure.
Our mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives. If you share our mission, are passionate about making it happen and strongly believe you can contribute then join us and we'll give you every opportunity to succeed. We look forward to hearing from you.
Closing date: 11th December 2016
Interview expenses: Candidates should note that unfortunately it is not our policy to reimburse expenses accrued when attending interviews at Save the Children UK unless you are requested to attend an interview in an alternative location to where the role is based.
Pre-employment Checks: Any Employment with Save the Children UK will be subject to the following checks prior to your start date: