Prospect Researcher

Prospect Researcher

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    City of London, London

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    £25000.00 - £30000 per annum + flexible working + holiday + pension

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    Rhiannon Mehta

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Prospect Researcher

Understanding Recruitment is excited to be supporting a well-known national charity in their search for a permanent Prospect Researcher, based in London but with regular homeworking.

As the Prospect Researcher you will support a collaborative team of six fantastic philanthropy fundraisers. Using your research and communication skills you will identify and engage new potential major donors of all income levels, as well as manage existing relationships with key donors.

Working closely with the Philanthropy Manager, you will get excellent support and mentoring within this crucial role. You will also get to build relationships with other key internal and external stakeholders, producing reports, funding proposals, cases for support and overall communication for the philanthropy programme.

This is the perfect role for an ambitious junior prospect researcher looking to take a step up and work with a leading charity!

To be successful as the Prospect Researcher, you will have:

  • Proven experience of researching potential major donors
  • Evidence of building strong relationships through engaging communication
  • Excellent writing and reporting skills
  • Proactive approach and the ability to work within a team

Prospect Researcher // Prospect Research Officer // Philanthropy Assistant // Fundraising Assistant // Major Gifts Assistant // Major Gifts Fundraising

Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 + regular homeworking + competitive benefits

Location: Homebased initially, then some weekly travel to London

Apply now for immediate consideration regarding this excellent Prospect Researcher opportunity!