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Development Operations Manager

Job description

Do you want to join an organisation that makes a profound and immediate difference to patients’ hospital experiences? Would you like to be part of a team that funds ground-breaking research with the potential to change people’s lives? Do you thrive on generating analysis and insights in a dynamic environment to ensure outcomes continuously improve? If so, this might be the ideal opportunity for you.

Harris Hill is partnering with the Royal Free Charity, an ambitious hospital charity with a vision that everyone served by the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust has access to world-leading healthcare, delivered by a thriving workforce, and driven by medical research that has a global impact.

Their dynamic fundraising team generated £4.5 million through donations in 2023/2024, and they are now preparing for an ambitious multi-million-pound campaign in support of a ground-breaking cancer centre on the site of the Royal Free Hospital. They are now seeking a proactive, experienced, and hands-on individual to join the team as a Development Operations Manager on a permanent basis.

Key details:

Role: Development Operations Manager

Location: Hybrid working with regular attendance to the central office (NW3)

Salary:  £46,000 - £50,000 per annum plus benefits                                       

Contract:  Full time, permanent (with flexible working requests considered)

Amongst other criteria, the successful candidate will have:

  • Demonstrable experience of delivering excellence in an operations or research function, ideally within a fundraising team. 

  • Experience delivering data and insight reports according to a brief. 

  • A proven track record of using data and insight to inform team activity.  

  • Experience of working with a relationship database, developing supporter journeys and using analysis to identify and segment prospects. 

  • A proactive approach to ensuring continuous improvement alongside the attention to detail to ensure compliance. 

If you would like to receive a full job description for this role with details on how to apply, please contact Faye Marshall at Harris Hill:

Faye Marshall:| 020 7820 7303

Closing date for applications: 9am, Monday 17th June.

Date of first interview: w/c 24th June.

As leading charity recruitment specialists and a certified B Corp™, Harris Hill is committed to high and ever-improving standards of equitable and inclusive recruitment. We actively welcome applications from all sections of the community regardless of age, disability, gender, race, religion, sexuality and other protected characteristics.