Prospectus is exclusively collaborating with FareShare to support their search for a new Head of Fundraising who will sit at the heart of the organisation's ambitious plans for growth. As Head of Fundraising, you will drive corporate partnerships fundraising, as well as strategically directing and empowering a team across corporate and trusts and foundations fundraising.
Your role will be essential in enabling the organisation to achieve its mission: to use surplus food to feed those who are vulnerable in the UK, by supporting front line charitable organisations that tackle the cause and not just the symptoms of food poverty. You will be fundraising to generate the necessary income to fund the central work of FareShare across the UK.
As Head of Fundraising, you will develop and drive the implementation of the fundraising strategy, as well as supporting the team (two direct reports, team of seven all together) to ensure that opportunities across income streams are maximised.
Your expertise will be in developing strong corporate partnerships and you will actively use this to engage new potential partners and develop the existing relationships. With previous leadership experience, you will be looking for a role where you can work collaboratively with other senior leaders and drive a successful fundraising team.
The organisation can offer flexible working in addition to other benefits.
At Prospectus we invest in your journey as a candidate and are committed to supporting you in your application. In order to apply please submit your CV in the first instance and begin to prepare your supporting statement. Should your experience be suitable, we will send you the full job description and will arrange for a call and/or meeting to brief you on the role. You'll then have all the information you need to formally apply. We are looking forward to speaking with you soon.