Director of Development and External Affairs

School for Social Entrepreneurs
31 Aug 2017
23 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Director of Development and External Affairs, School for Social Entrepreneurs London Starting GBP49,436 - GBP57,609 (depending on experience) + 5% pension School for Social Entrepreneurs empowers people to create change in their communities and improve the lives of others. We support social entrepreneurs: people who tackle social problems by starting, scaling and sustaining organisations. We help them impact urgent issues, such as poverty, health, education and the environment. We recently celebrated our 20 year anniversary and are now ready for our next phase of impact, influence and growth. The purpose of this role is to provide leadership of SSE's Development and External Affairs function to generate new business income and to increase the profile and influence of SSE's work, supporting our long-term sustainability and impact. You will succeed in the role if you believe in the potential of social entrepreneurship to create social change, if you are ready to build exciting new partnerships that diversify our income and support our strategic ambitions, if you are motivated to harness SSE's global brand and advance our thought leadership role within the sector and beyond, and if you would enjoy being part of a fun but focused team who take their work seriously, but themselves lightly. Please see the attached application pack for further details about the role and how to apply.