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Prospect Development Officer
University College London
  • Salary £28,574 - £33,487 per annum
  • Location Camden, London, Greater London
  • Job Type Part-time
  • Category Fundraising , General/Other
  • Sectors Education
  • Job Reference : 1748954

Job Description

Office of the Vice-Provost (Advancement)


Prospect Development Officer

Full Time

The appointment will be on UCL Grade 6. The salary range will be £28,574 - £33,487 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance.

UCL is London’s Global University. We do things differently here and we take the long view. We are not afraid to take risks. We remain focused on making a major contribution to the long term benefit of humanity. In September 2016 UCL launched ‘It’s All Academic’, our bold new global Philanthropy and Engagement Campaign to raise £600m to support students, research and the transformation of our campus.

It will enable us to achieve more than ever before to secure our position as one of the world’s top higher education institutions. By the end of June 2018, we were delighted to have raised more than £436m towards our target.

From fighting dementia to ensuring generations of students reach their full potential: It's All Academic. UCL’s ideas and discoveries are shaping the future, improving lives and having a massive impact on London and the wider world. There has never been a more exciting time to join our Advancement office. We are a team of exceptionally ambitious, creative and passionate individuals who work together to achieve remarkable things with a global impact, and we would love for you to be part of this exciting journey and our success.

This is a fantastic opportunity to play a pivotal role in delivering our Campaign.

As the Prospect Development Officer you will support the Prospect Development team to identify, analyse, and disseminate information on prospective donors and other supporters. Enhancing our ability to successfully acquire support for UCL’s strategic priorities.

As the successful candidate you will have experience of distilling relevant information to meet the needs of a variety of audiences.

With an awareness of major gift fundraising, you are a highly motivated individual with excellent attention to detail and a solutions-focused approach to problem solving.

We know that our people are our greatest asset and in return we provide an empowering, values-based environment where personal and professional growth is invested in.

We offer agile working and flexibility around working hours – this role could be part-time (minimum 0.8 FTE, 4 days per week) or a job share.

We also value mutual respect and collaboration, and have a strong customer-service ethic. Expectations are high and we work hard, but the rewards are huge.

UCL is an outstanding place to work.

We welcome people from all backgrounds and strive to create an environment where everyone can give their best.

Working with some of the greatest intellects in the world, you will also be entitled to a generous pension scheme and holiday allowance.

To find out more about the role, please contact Emma Preston, Senior Prospect Development Manager. For any queries about the application process, please contact Cameron McNeil, People Coordinator. Both can be reached by phone: +44 (0)20 3108 3804 

For more information about our philanthropic activities please visit the UCL site.

For further details about the vacancy and how to apply online please go to the UCL site and search on Reference Number 1748954

Closing Date: 7th of October 2018

Latest time for the submission of applications: 23:59.

Interview Date: TBC

We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.

We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible.

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