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Partnerships & Philanthropy Manager - The Leeds United Foundation

  • Location: Leeds, Leeds / hybrid
  • Salary: £33,000 - £35,000
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 2 months ago

We are working in partnership with The Leeds United Foundation, a community charity that supports health, wellbeing, education and sports participation for all.

We are seeking a Partnerships & Philanthropy Manager, who will lead and shape the Foundation’s overall fundraising and partnership activities in order to grow unrestricted income across the fundraising spectrum. The role will focus on commercial, legacy and partnership income and oversee the delivery of individual participant fundraising events.

The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate:

  • Proven track record of developing new partnerships, relationship management and project management in a charity/not for profit setting.

  • Evidenced track record of varied fundraising, including individual giving, legacies and/or community fundraising.

  • Experience of developing business proposals within a framework for viability, sustainability and strategic fit.

  • Proven experience of holding budgets and delivering to agreed budget goals.

  • Experience of developing new ideas and approaches to engage varied staff and or external audiences and implementing them.

  • Line management experience of a small team.

We are seeking an individual with the ability to manage competing priorities and deliver multiple concurrent activities within agreed deadlines and to agreed standards, who is used to cross-organisational working and delivering great customer/client service. Willing and able to work non-social hours on occasion (including occasional weekend and evening hours) is essential.

For more information, please contact Katherine Anderson-Scott, Charisma Charity Recruitment, or 01962 813300.

Applications should include your CV and supporting statement.

We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, colour, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status or other category protected by law.

Closing date for applications: ASAP - applications are being reviewed and interviews are being conducted on a rolling basis, so please apply without delay to avoid disappointment.