Research & Communications Officer - Philanthropy

Eden Brown Charities
13 Apr 2017
13 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
They are looking for someone who can manage and deliver external and internal research needed to enable their Philanthropy team to maximise voluntary income, support and awareness.

Key Responsibilities:
*Work with established and developing internal business systems to support recording and monitoring of client relationships and new business developments, ensuring practices adhere to their policies and protocols, fundraising best practice, IOF codes and relevant legislation at all times.
*Working to team objectives by supporting the Philanthropy Team in generating and cultivating new business and manage existing profitable relationships with supporters.
*Produce research and communications to an exceptional standard to be presented to CEO and senior management level both internally and externally.
*Work closely with colleagues across the organisation to identify new funding opportunities which can be presented to donors, ensuring clear objectives and outcomes of the work are identifiable.
*Undertake primary and desk research to identify major donors and their activities and maintain a valid and current prospect research list.
*Prepare profiles of geographical areas or area of the charities work, including identifying competition, key companies, individuals, influencers, events and information on the demographics and identify of the area.

Personal Specification:
*Working within Fundraising/Marketing/ Sales environment - Demonstrating a track record of maintaining and growing existing and developing new business.
*Experience of developing and maintaining key relationships with senior supporters including VP's and Trustees.
*Conduct effective research and planning approaches resulting om significant new income/business.
*Presentation of research to a variety of audiences including senior level supporters and senior internal management.

Eden Brown is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.
Eden Brown Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.