Deputy Head of Philanthropy

British Film Institute


Salary: £37,374 - £44,163

The BFI is seeking a Deputy Head of Philanthropy to join their Fundraising & Enterprise department.

The focus of Fundraising & Enterprise is to raise funds for a wide range of BFI activities through philanthropy from individuals, corporate sponsorship, trusts, foundations and statutory grants.

About the role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for someone to join the team playing a vital role in the BFI’s Philanthropy, Strategy & Campaigns team, in the deputy leadership of all Philanthropy fundraising activity for the BFI: with a particular focus on major giving, and gifts of six figures and above.

To be successful you will have a proven track record of working within individual giving for a charity with significant experience in either a managerial or head position. You will have proven interpersonal skills, you will be target-driven, and you will enjoy working both autonomously and as a team.

We support diversity and inclusion and actively welcome and encourage applicants from our under-represented groups, both of non-white ethnicity and/or those who identify as D/deaf and disabled. We guarantee a first interview to those from our under-represented groups on meeting our minimum requirements. How we are doing, including our pay gaps and our commitment to Black Lives Matter can be found on our website.

The role is predominantly based at Stephen Street with hybrid working available.

You will enjoy benefits such as our pension scheme, excellent support for working parents, 28-33 days annual leave, tickets to BFI festivals and events plus many others.

To apply

Further details about the post can be found on our website.

First interviews will be held on Friday 8 October 2021.

Second interviews will be held during the week of 18 October 2021

The closing date for this position is 30/09/2021 at 23:59

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