CEN019 - Development Officer

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Posted: 26/01/2021 14:32
Start Date: Not Available
Salary: £27,716- £30,795 per annum
Location: London
Level: Administrative
Deadline: 09/03/2021 23:59
Hours: 35.00
Benefits: For more information about our benefits please see below
Job Type: Full Time fixed-term

Location: London

Full time, 6-month initial term with potential for extension

Salary: Grade 4: £27,716 - £30,795 per annum

 

Following impressive growth in support for our charitable activities, the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) is looking to recruit for the newly created post of Development Officer. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who wants to demonstrate how building relationships with individual supporters can deliver results. You’ll be trusted to work autonomously to develop and implement your own ideas on engaging our supporters, with the full support of the Director of  Development.

 

Responsibilities

  • Help cultivate relationships with potential supporters of the RCP, from within our own membership and beyond
  • Organise, implement, and attend cultivation opportunities for potential supporters, including site visits, tours, events, opportunities for RCP Leadership to engage with donors
  • Research new prospects; strategise on and implement approaches in collaboration with colleagues in relevant teams; deepen donor relationships
  • Design, write, and maintain project descriptions, cases for support, and campaign literature
  • Undertake due diligence on prospective supporters and ensure compliance with all relevant RCP policies
  • Ensure that supporters are thanked/recognised in an appropriate and timely manner
  • Ensure that database records for supporters and prospects are up-to-date, accurate and adhere to data protection law and best practice
  • Special projects as assigned

Experience

  • Exceptional interpersonal and networking skills
  • Confidence in maintaining and establishing relationships with senior individuals and organisations
  • An entrepreneurial, dynamic approach and demonstrable experience in negotiating and influencing others
  • Experience in researching the biographical details of individuals
  • An articulate and persuasive written style and the ability to produce high quality, compelling proposals
  • A genuine desire and interest to work in the charitable sector and an enthusiasm to engage with potential supporters

Benefits

  • 35-hour week
  • Pension scheme (GPPP scheme and death in service benefit)
  • Interest-free season ticket loan (following completion of probation)
  • Enhanced maternity pay (after 2 years of service)
  • Individual learning and development needs review
  • Occupational health support
  • Cycle to work scheme

About the RCP

The Royal College of Physicians (RCP) is a patient-centred and clinically led membership organisation for physicians, with 38,000 members worldwide. The RCP works to ensure that physicians are trained to provide high-quality care and promotes evidence-based policies to government to encourage healthy lifestyles and reduce illness. By working in partnership with other health organisations, we present a powerful and unified voice to improve health and healthcare.

For more information about the role and our benefits, please view the job description and person specification. To apply for this role please submit your CV and Covering Letter.

Closing date: 9 March 2021

Interview date: TBC

The RCP positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, transgender status, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.



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