Fundraising Lead I Applications for this role have now closed

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Fundraising Lead

Salary: £43500

Position:  12 Month Fixed Term Contract (Maternity Cover)

Location: Brighton


The position:

Our well-respected international health charity client is recruiting a Fundraising Lead with expertise in Institutional Funding to develop and influence their donor engagement strategy.

In this rewarding and meaningful 12-month contract fundraising manager role, you will lead a project team to build strong relationships with key donors, while implementing donor engagement strategies for existing government donors.

You will line manage 3 members of the team to develop funding applications and grow new strategic relationships. You’ll also have the opportunity to work with the wider fundraising leadership team to drive income strategy from a diverse range of donors, governments and international organisations, ensuring this well-established charity will continue to positively improve the health of people’s lives worldwide.



  • Considerable experience of raising substantial funds through developing proposals from a variety of multilateral and bilateral institutional donors.
  • Proven experience accessing funding through developing proposals and reports for a variety of donors, governments.
  • Experience of strategizing and developing donor relationships, including identifying and building relationships, networking and nurturing relationships with donors.
  • Experience of successfully managing a small team, including within a matrix-management structure.
  • Considerable experience of preparing and presenting reports and presentations for a range of audiences.


This is a rolling recruitment with CV’s being shortlisted for interviews on an ongoing basis, so applicants are encouraged to apply early.


*If this role isn’t quite right for you, we’d love you to consider recommending a colleague to us.  We offer a refer a friend scheme, giving you the opportunity to earn a £300 John Lewis voucher, or an equivalent donation to a charity of your choice.  Please contact us for more information about this scheme. T&Cs apply.

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Applications Accepted Until

06 December 2019

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