The Leprosy Mission England and Wales is based in Peterborough, England. We employ approximately 40 staff and a team of volunteers across England and Wales.

Institutional Funding Manager


Salary c. £40,000 pa

Are you passionate about international development, global health and disability? Have you a proven track record in identifying and securing institutional funding? Join us in this new role and help us defeat leprosy, forever.

This is an exciting opportunity for a person with a passion for development to join the programmes team in a Christian international development organisation. Reporting to the Head of Programmes, you will manage the Institutional Fundraising Team to significantly increase institutional funding for our work and manage relationships with institutional donors such as DFID and the EU. You will have a proven track record of securing significant funding from a range of institutional donors.

Having excellent leadership skills you will inspire your team and be skilled in building consortiums and cross cultural relationships. You will be required to travel overseas for approximately 6 weeks per year, to facilitate the development of new institutional funding applications and train staff on institutional fundraising.   

The Leprosy Mission England and Wales (TLMEW) is a leading international Christian development organisation with over 140 years’ experience and is part of the TLM worldwide family. TLMEW is active in 11 countries and we have over 50 projects addressing the causes and consequences of leprosy, ranging from health and livelihoods to advocacy, water and sanitation. Empathy with the Christian ethos of the organisation is essential.

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To apply, please send a completed application form, your CV, the equal opportunities form and a covering letter outlining how your previous experience, knowledge and skills equip you to meet the requirements of the person specification to

Closing date: Tuesday 6 February 2018
Interviews:  Monday 19 February 2018

The Leprosy Mission, England and Wales is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from appropriately qualified people from all sections of the community. Qualified people living with a disability are particularly encouraged to apply. 

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