We define philanthropy as the giving of resources in an engaged and strategic way for maximum impact and in a tax efficient manner. It can include the giving of money, assets, time, talent, voice and one’s social capital. We believe in the power of philanthropy as a great social connector and the source of many great opportunities.

City Philanthropy

A Wealth of Opportunity

Prism The Gift Fund- External Relations Manager

Jul 31st 2017
An exciting opportunity for a self-motivated, dynamic external relations professional to join a small, vibrant team in a rapidly growing charity in Marylebone. This role has been created to drive forward all elements of Prism's client base and pro-actively seek out new opportunities.
 
ROLE PROFILE
• Develop and manage Prism's external reputation and relationships
• Act as the face and voice of Prism and raise its profile as an outstanding organisation to work with
• Understand the key functions of the business
• Develop and drive relationships with Private Client Practitioners and prospective clients
• Represent and promote Prism at events where applicable
• Oversee all of Prism's events programme
• Take the lead on any large tenders/projects/partnerships
• Innovate around the use of Donor Advised Funds, Collectives and the effective administration of philanthropy to promote Prism's growth
• Build and manage relationships with relevant press outlets and monitor any coverage of clients in the press
• Develop and oversee Prism's media presence
• Maintain an awareness of philanthropy trends, news, events and legislation in the UK
 
DESIRED SKILLS/PERSON SPECIFICATION
Entrepreneurial and driven self-starter
• Exceptional relationship management skills
• Excellent and proven presentation skills to individuals, groups and organisations
• Lateral, strategic thinker
• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
• Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to work both independently and as part of a team
• Highly engaged individual with energy and resilience to deal with pressure and respond swiftly and calmly
• At least 3 years' experience in external relations/client facing role
• Experience of having implemented growth strategies within a commercial or third sector environment (desirable)
 
 
For more information contact Anna Josse:

Prism the Gift Fund
20 Gloucester Place
London W1U 8HA

T 020 7486 7760
F 020 7224 2744

www.prismthegiftfund.co.uk

 

 

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