With over 16 years experience of building successful brands and teams within the beyond profit recruitment sector, Ian heads up our Office and Professional and Frontline Recruitment teams. He has developed an extensive knowledge base and network of contacts within the sector, particularly in fundraising, working with a multitude of small to medium sized organisations as well as large charitable organisations.
Ian is a passionate supporter of the sector and is currently a Trustee of Find your Feet an international development organisation.
Tristan specialises in recruiting permanent, temporary and contract positions in the fields of international development, heritage, housing and the NHS. Since graduating from the War Studies department at Kings College in 2006, he has held numerous positions in the private and not for profit sectors. Most recently as Schools Programme Officer at War Child and Events Administrator at the British Red Cross.
Having worked and volunteered in the sector for a number of years, he remains inspired and convinced by the sector's importance. This consultancy position has allowed him to build his knowledge and skills whilst continuing to contribute to the success of the sector.
With over 7 years’ recruitment experience, Scott specialises in Higher Education recruitment and works with many of London’s major colleges and universities, including King's College London, UCL, Queen Mary University and the Institute of Education.
Scott recruits to a wide range of temporary, contract and permanent support roles and has developed an exceptionally strong network of clients and candidates.
Ryan joined Prospectus as a Fundraising Recruitment Consultant in 2015. Ryan’s career in the beyond profit sector began in Chicago, USA where he fundraised in higher education before moving into recruitment for a variety of fundraising and beyond profit positions.
With a degree in English, Ryan is passionate about reading and writing and has volunteered for literacy programs aiding the homeless and underserved, and is passionate about social equality and opportunity. Specifically at Prospectus, Ryan leads the dedicated and energetic Fundraising Team that supports the beyond profit sector with recruitment to all levels.
Ryan is a Trustee of United AllStars, a sports engagement charity working with at risk youth in Camberwell and Peckham to help them overcome social and economic barriers to success.
As well as over 20 years of recruitment experience, Robert has played a key role in setting up a number of employability initiatives and programmes for disadvantaged groups, most recently partnering through Prospectus with Thames Reach on a year long capacity building programme.
A consultant with Prospectus for over 8 years, Robert specialises in administration and operational roles in a wide range of charities, including some of the UK's largest and most innovative trusts, foundations and grant making organisations.
Afsheen is a specialist recruiter to the Higher Education sector at Prospectus. With previous recruitment experience within Social Care, Afsheen is dedicated to supplying high quality temporary candidates who are passionate about education and learning to London Universities and Higher Education institutions.
Prior to her recruitment career, Afsheen graduated from University with a BA honours in Business and Marketing. Whilst studying, Afsheen temped for various Higher Education organisations in a number of roles. This has given Afsheen a valuable insight into the sector from both a candidate and client’s perspective.
Afsheen has recruited for roles within many Higher Education establishments including, King’s College London, SOAS, London Business School, UCL, Institute of Education, Queen Mary University and many more.
Louis is a Consultant within our Office and Professional Team. Louis joined Prospectus as a Trainee Recruitment Consultant and has worked across the Office and Professional, Frontline, Senior Appointments and Executive Search team supporting the different recruitment processes. This unique level of exposure has been a great benefit as he continues to grow and develop his knowledge of the beyond profit sector and Prospectus as a whole.
Louis has volunteered with smaller charities that resonated with him, assisting on their marketing strategies to attract fundraisers and volunteers.
A Consultant in our Office and Professional team, Katy has over 10 years’ experience of recruiting within the beyond profit sector. Katy is responsible for temporary, contract and permanent recruitment ranging from general office administration to Communications, Finance and HR. In addition to working with Membership organisations Katy has a particular passion for the environmental and homeless sector along with charities who support vulnerable women.
Katy’s career in the beyond profit sector kick started as a street fundraiser progressing into a Face to Face Fundraising recruitment specialist setting up in house campaigns across the UK for a number of charities. Most recently, prior to joining Prospectus Katy worked directly for the charity Working Chance placing female ex-offenders back into sustainable employment as well as facilitating employability works shops for women in prison.
Femke graduated from Cardiff University (BSc in Social Science & Psychology) and has since worked in education & charity recruitment. Femke has been committed to the charity sector by volunteering throughout her education and career to date.
After joining Prospectus as a Recruitment Consultant on the Fundraising Team, and now as Senior Recruitment Consultant, Femke has expertise in supporting across income streams and specialises in supporting organisations and candidates within international development, humanitarian, human rights, children & families and Higher Education sectors.
Volunteering projects include: training as a Healthy Start Mentor (Family Lives) to provide an 8 week healthy eating programme for children under 5, residential ‘Thrive Outside’ programme with disadvantaged children (Free to be Kids) and ‘Growing Wellbeing’ gardening and mindfulness project (Mind).
Haydn has 12 years recruitment experience across the Social Care sector. He currently recruits for temporary positions up to senior management level within the beyond profit sector.
Haydn is an advocate of the Prospectus ethos of ‘Advantaged Thinking’ and was previously at Working Chance where he worked with women care leavers between the ages of 18-25 and supported them in to career defining apprenticeships and employment and mentoring them to attain their full potential. Haydn has also worked with women ex-offenders and used his recruitment experience to support and assist them on their journey back in to work.
With a background in face-to-face fundraising and festival promotion, Murphy joined Prospectus as Candidate Executive on the fundraising team, after graduating with a joint degree in Anthropology and Psychology.
Having been involved with the Beyond Profit sector through her education and previous employment, she now specialises in working with organisations who work within the following sectors; mental health, homelessness, disability, human rights, social welfare and youth development.
Murphy is particularly invested in the homelessness sector and has volunteered for a number of years at homeless shelters through employability coaching and creating sustainable partnerships with universities. She is also a Trustee for RESPOND, an organisation working with children and adults with learning disabilities who have experienced trauma.
Adam joined Prospectus in May 2018 as a Fundraising Recruitment Consultant. His previous roles have included Parliamentary Intern, Legislative Consultant, Campaign Volunteer Manager and Head of Bars & Catering.
Having previously worked for several campaign groups he has taken up a focus on income generation roles within environmental, advocacy and conservation causes. This ties in with his volunteering outside of Prospectus where he sits on the Executive Committee of a youth led think tank, producing reports and articles on national and local government policy.
Whilst at Prospectus, he has taken advantage of the six volunteer days given by spending time in the Trust and Foundations team at the National Autistic Society and a half day as an Advocacy Consultant at Trees for Cities as they developed their new strategy.
Matt is a Trainee Consultant within our Office and Professional Team. He is working close with his colleagues to gain expose to the beyond profit sector and Prospectus as a whole.
He is extremely passionate about the sector having previously volunteered during his time at university to raise money for organisations such as Shelter and Cavendish Cancer Care. Matt has spent most of his life volunteering at the local theatre in his hometown, assisting with the running of their youth theatre at the weekends.”
Gaining a recent degree in Childhood and Youth Studies, Tia gained a wide insight into the beyond profit sector through various placements in both the UK and the USA, such as MIND and Thislewaithe Learning Centre.
These experiences sparked a passion for Tia as she realised the great demand for devoted individuals in the beyond profit sector.
Now a part of the Office and Professional Education team, Tia seeks to develop her knowledge and skills within recruitment, working together with clients and candidates to offer the best recruitment solutions and to attract the best talent. In turn, providing an excellent service to users of the beyond profit sector.
Emma joined the Prospectus Charity Core team in July 2018 as a Trainee Recruitment Consultant.
Prior to joining the team, Emma worked across the higher education, criminal justice and charity sectors. Her journey into the beyond profit began whilst working as a Police Officer (as a Police Now Graduate), where she developed an understanding of the challenges facing the most vulnerable and disadvantaged members of society. This experience ignited her passion to break into the beyond profit sector, where she spent two years supporting the work of two prominent criminal justice charities as both a Researcher and Policy Officer.
Emma is extremely passionate about charitable causes related to: criminal justice, the emergency services, access to education, sport and mental health.
Before working at Prospectus, Sam worked as a face-to-face fundraiser at the Science Museum in London. He has also volunteered extensively within the arts and heritage sector whilst completing an MA in History.
Sam’s role at Prospectus involves general Candidate resourcing and acquisition for the Fundraising team as well as providing assistance on job searches more closely with consultants on specific roles. He also acts as a first point of enquiry for the team and represents Prospectus at external events. He helps introduce Fundraisers to the team and helps steward them through the initial processes of looking for work through Prospectus.
Sam’s passions lie in the Heritage Sector. He has volunteered at a variety of institutions such as the SS Great Britain, the Brigstowe Research Institute, Bristol Museum and Art Gallery and Keats House Museum in London.
With a background in administration across various sectors, Lucy joined the Office and Professional team as the Senior Administrator in 2016 after spending a year on Prospectus’ Recruitment Advertising team.
Lucy has a particular interest in animal charities, having spent a year caring for animals on a farm and studying animal management.
A keen photographer, Lucy studied the subject at university and has previously volunteered her time to teach photography and other creative workshops in schools.
Iain is an Administrator & Resourcer for the Office & Professional team.
Iain previously worked in the banking sector before deciding he wanted to work in the not for profit sector to focus on making improvements to people’s lives and communities as a whole.
He registered with Prospectus in 2010, working on temporary roles with charities such as Teenage Cancer Trust and the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust before joining Prospectus on a permanent basis.
Amelia is an Administrator on the Office and Professional team. Having previously worked for a number of charities, Amelia is excited to be back in the Beyond Profit sector and is looking forward to taking part in the voluntaryprojects that Prospectus offer throughout the year.
Prior to joining Prospectus Katie worked as a Personal Assistant, overseeing office management and different finance functions.
With over 10 years’ experience of overseeing revenue and resources, Katie joined Prospectus as she is passionate about working with organisations in the beyond profit sector. Katie is the Assistant to our Director of the Office and Professional Team, she manages his diary, arranges meetings, and supports with recruitment administration.
Outside of work Katie likes to spend time helping her local community either by planting flowers or picking up litter all in aid of making it a nicer place to live for all residents.