INTRODUCTION TO GIRLS NOT BRIDES
Girls Not Brides is the only global organisation uniquely focused on creating and sustaining a worldwide movement to end child marriage and ensuring that this movement leads to tangible change for the girls at risk or affected by the practice. We are a network of over 1,600 civil society organisations in over 100 countries working in partnership to end child marriage.
INTRODUCTION TO THE ROLE
We are seeking an enthusiastic fundraiser to join our Development and Outreach team, which leads Girls Not Brides’ work on influencing fundraising for the movement to end child marriage and for the Girls Not Brides Secretariat, and supports broader events, partners and positioning for the movement. Reporting to the Head of Development and Outreach, the Senior Development and Outreach Officer holds varied responsibilities including relationship building and management, proposal writing and donor reporting, development of donor communication products, support to events and outreach activities, prospect research, and fundraising capacity support for Girls Not Brides member organisations.
The Senior Development and Outreach Officer is someone who is passionate about Girls Not Brides' mission, with excellent verbal and written communication, strong stakeholder and relationship management skills. The Senior Officer is a team player with good organisational skills and a commitment to learning and development. Knowledge of the funding landscape and previous experience with programming relating to girls and women’s rights is an asset.
London, UK (hybrid with up to three days on site). Includes international travel.
The successful candidate must already have the right to work in the UK.
Working as a global team, all Girls Not Brides team members may from time to time be expected to work outside normal working hours (e.g. early morning or early evening). This is not a regular occurrence and is only to accommodate collaboration of teams across different time zones.
Head of Development and Outreach
£38,250 rising on an annual incremental basis. Girls Not Brides also offers a generous 10% pension.
This is a permanent, full-time role. The successful candidate must have the right to work in the United Kingdom at the time of applying.
How to apply
The closing date for this role is 09:00 BST on Friday 13 October 2023.
Full job description including key responsibilities and person specification is available on the Job Page.