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Impact Hub King's Cross

Impact Hub King's Cross

Impact Hub King's Cross

Impact Hub King’s Cross is a very different kind of space. It is a place to meet, work, connect and be inspired. It aspires to be the nerve centre for the entrepreneurs, executives, policy-makers, freelance professionals and community activists working at the forefront of the social economy. Impact Hub King’s Cross  is part of a global network of Hubs whose mission is to inspire and support social innovators to realise imaginative initiatives for a better world. Hubs do this by offering flexible membership of highly resourced places for innovators to access space, connections, knowledge and investment. For more information see: kingscross.impacthub.net.

Professional

Location:
London, United Kingdom

Posted:
19 Dec 2013

Deadline:
Opportunity has expired

Salary details:

Part time: 2 days per week 

Salary: £40,000 (pro rata)

Location: King’s Cross, London

Initially a 9 month contract, subject to extension depending on funding & performance.

Development Director

We are looking for a talented individual to come onto the team to lead the design & financing of future programmes.

London, United Kingdom

Applicants are required to hold the relevant Visas/Work Permits

Salary details:

Part time: 2 days per week 

Salary: £40,000 (pro rata)

Location: King’s Cross, London

Initially a 9 month contract, subject to extension depending on funding & performance.

Job Type:
Part-time
Level:
Senior Level
Escape Factors:
Entrepreneurial Work
Social Impact
Function:
Business Development
business development
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The Opportunity:

Impact Hub King’s Cross turned 5 in October 2013, and will now develop a series of impact driven programmes in addition to our Fellowship Programme and Scaling Support programme.  We are looking for a talented individual to come onto the team to lead the 
design & financing of future programmes - alongside & involving - the social entrepreneur community within Impact Hub King’s Cross. This is a new role, designed specifically to implement new areas of work under a new initiative of the current organisation. This role would suit a motivated, entrepreneurial individual with business development experience, a love of people and a passion for the social economy.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Working with members of Impact Hub King’s Cross community (including the team) to develop & implement impactful programmes. 
  • To scope out, secure & implement opportunities for the organisation within strategic focus areas.
  • To conduct thorough research on available funding sources open to Impact Hub King’s Cross and securing funds – where relevant – for programmes (including repeat financing in places). 
  • To lead the prioritisation & implementation of funded programmes, and recruit delivery team(s) where necessary. 
  • Developing and maintaining relationships with internal and external partners. 
  • Developing new partnerships to aid the long-term vision of Impact Hub King’s Cross and delivery of programmes. 



Person Specification 

You should… 


  • Be target oriented, with the ability & drive to work alone and build a team.
  • A successful track record in partnership brokering, development and maintenance. including strong negotiation skills.
  • Experience in long & short-term programme development in line with organisational strategy.
  • Have a successful track record in bid writing & project fundraising, including an understanding of the UK social sector funding scene, the negotiation of contracts, SLAs and grants.
  • Have a proven ability to write, present & deliver effective programme outlines or business plans.
  • A proven ability to create, develop & manage programme budgets. 
  • A good knowledge and experience of impact measurement & reporting (including to funders).
  • Have strong project management skills in order to support successful delivery of opportunities.
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills and strong communication skills - both oral and written.
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