International development charity | London | £45,000 – £55,000 (day rate also considered)

Contact Naomi: 07538 576637 naomi@quarterfive.co.uk LinkedIn

About the charity/role

The role forms part of fundraising’s senior leadership – providing vision, strategic direction and influence of internal relationships and with institutional partners.

The team manage a blended portfolio covering UK and international statutory, trusts and foundations funders. They are looking for a candidate who is available to start at the end of January, with strong institutional funding expertise and significant experience of managing a large team.

Job specification

As Head of Institutional Funding you will:

  • lead on the review and implementation of the institutional funding strategy for both UK and international work
  • lead a matrix managed team to achieve the annual institutional income targets with oversight of the grant management function
  • support the development of fundraisers in the team – assisting with account management plans and fundraising proposals
  • lead on the development of large and complex funding proposals to major funders
  • guide and support the team through a period of transition, working towards a new structure in 2020

Flexible working opportunities available, including a 4-day week.

Closing date: Thursday 2 January. Interviews will be held w/c 6 January. Please get in touch as soon as possible for further information.


Contact Naomi: 07538 576637 naomi@quarterfive.co.uk LinkedIn

To apply for this role, please send a CV that, where possible, specifies your fundraising achievements. If your experience is a good fit, we will send you a job description and arrange a briefing call or meeting that will provide you with all the information required to formally apply. QuarterFive aims to proactively support your job search, so we may also consider your details for other job vacancies to enable us to find a position that is most suitable for you.

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