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Head of Philanthropy
  • Salary £55000 - £60000 per annum (more may be available for an exceptional candidate)
  • Location E8, London
  • Job Type Full-time
  • Category Fundraising , Major Donor
  • Sectors Environment
  • Job Reference : 0182

Job Description

We are hiring a Head of Philanthropy to lead on the development and implementation of our global philanthropy strategy at an exciting time. In the ten years since ClientEarth was established it has grown to be a £13M organisation, driven by the hard work and dedication of the development team. Together with the Director of Development, the Head of Philanthropy will continue to contribute to the overall approach to fundraising from individuals and lead on the expansion into new income streams to support the work of ClientEarth.

The Head of Philanthropy will be responsible for leading the philanthropy team and, working closely with the Director of Development, setting targets for income. The post holder will represent the philanthropy team at senior level internally and externally, and work across departments to ensure effective organisational integration and fit between philanthropy and ClientEarth's programmatic and financial needs. The post holder will actively solicit from donors and prospects in the UK, Europe and beyond, and work closely with the Development Board and other high-level stakeholder to build our network of active supporters.

Role Requirements

The post holder will have significant philanthropy management experience, with extensive experience of actively soliciting and managing donor relationships. S/he will have strong influencing ability and gravitas for internal and external engagement, excellent organisational skills, be a strategic thinker and a strong leader in motivation and guiding staff.

Further Information

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ClientEarth is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Please note that ClientEarth will only be able to employ those who have the legal right to work in the country where this post is based.

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