Development Manager

Recruiter
Laureus Sport for Good
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has emerged to join our Development team where the post holder will be responsible for managing some of our key corporate partnerships in the UK and abroad, a key part of the charity's fundraising strategy.  For further details about the opportunity please see the attached job description. Please submit your CV and a covering letter, outlining how you meet the 'key skills' section of the job description. CVs without a covering letter will not be considered Please apply early as interviews will be held throughout the advertising period. Interviews will be held in our Fulham office. Play a pivotal role to achieve our vision, using the power of sport to end violence, discrimination and disadvantage. “Sport has the power to change the world.  It has the power to inspire, it has the power to unite people in a way that little else does. It speaks to youth in a language they understand. Sport can create hope where once there was only despair.  It is more powerful than governments in breaking down racial barriers.  It laughs in the face of all types of discrimination”  Nelson Mandela - 25 May 2000, Inaugural Laureus World Sports Awards, Monaco Laureus Sport for Good Foundation is a Sport for Development organisation that harnesses the power of sport to end violence, discrimination and disadvantage. Proving that sport can change the world.  Laureus combines Laureus Sport for Good, the Laureus World Sports Academy and Ambassadors Programme and the Laureus World Sports Awards to form a unique organisation that uses the inspirational power of sport as a force for good. Laureus was founded by Richemont and Daimler and continues to be supported by them along with Mercedes-Benz, IWC Schaffhausen, Allianz and other partners.  The Laureus Sport for Good Foundation, based in the UK, works in partnership with over 65 international sport for development organisations, providing them technical expertise, capacity building and programme management support to deliver high quality and impactful sport for development programmes.