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The European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) is one of the highest ranked scientific research organisations in the world. The Headquarters Laboratory is located in Heidelberg (Germany), with additional sites in Grenoble (France), Hamburg (Germany), Hinxton (UK), Rome (Italy) and Barcelona (Spain).
The organisation’s Office of Resource Development raises private support for strategic priority projects from individuals, foundations and companies and is looking for a new Resource Development Manager.
Fundraising for Science and Research – Join the Team!
You will cultivate and steward your own prospect and donor portfolio with a clear focus on major gifts and take responsibility for developing and executing a strategy and plan to generate fundraising income from your portfolio. You will actively support and in some cases take lead responsibility for shared team activities such as working with senior volunteers, conceptualisation of fundraising events, projects and and programmes, communications, internal engagement and strategic enabler projects.
As Resource Development Manager, you will report to the Head of Resource Development and work closely with all other members of the fundraising team.
Qualifications and Experience;
EMBL is an inclusive, equal opportunity employer offering attractive conditions and benefits appropriate to an international research organisation with a very collegial and family friendly working environment. The remuneration package comprises from a competitive salary, a comprehensive pension scheme, medical, educational and other social benefits, as well as financial support for relocation and installation, including your family and the availability of an excellent child care facility on campus.
Attendance at weekend or evening events might be required; as well as travel to other EMBL sites or to meet current and prospective supporters. We are Europe’s flagship research laboratory for the life sciences – an intergovernmental organisation performing scientific research in disciplines including molecular biology, physics, chemistry and computer science. We are an international, innovative and interdisciplinary laboratory with more than 1700 employees from many nations, operating across six sites, in Heidelberg (HQ), Barcelona, Hinxton near Cambridge, Hamburg, Grenoble and Rome. Please note that appointments on fixed term contracts can be renewed, depending on circumstances at the time of the review.