IG Philanthropic Advisor

Company | IG Advisors

Company description | Strategy consultancy that bridges the gap between fundraisers, corporates and philanthropists to maximise impact.

Job location | London (UK)

Job description | Execute client work, which varies but will include design thinking, research, analysis, facilitation, and strategy development. Strength in all of these areas is required; support I.G.’s team on key business development activities, including attending networking events, meetings and pitches; support on key client accounts and oversee projects and deliverables; act as part-time programme coordinator for A Million Realities; provide logistical and operational support to fellows in the programme, as well as assisting with the monitoring of fellowship activities and associated costs; provide logistical and operational support to the Foundation CEO and Managing Director, including diary management, travel logistics and research assistance; co-ordinate all events, including retreats, workshops, fellow get-togethers, pitch events and team meetings; assist with the fellowship selection process; co-ordinate the alumni network and associated events.

Compensation package | Generous holiday package, pension, paid sick leave, and access to private medical insurance scheme.

Application period | From September, 11 to September, 20 2018.

Number open positions | 1

Candidate qualifications | Keen to learn and gain experience in the philanthropic sector; a great – not just good – communicator with proactive organisation and problem-solving skills; ability to generate and deliver clear and persuasive oral and written communications and a native-level fluency in English; additional language skills admired; excellent project management and organisational skills, including the ability to multitask and prioritise while staying on deadline; good multitasker who can juggle multiple projects simultaneously with a “will not fail” attitude, immensely presentable, polished and professional; excellent attention to detail, and is able to demonstrate responsiveness, reliability and dependability; early adopter of technology who is savvy across many platforms and tools, including Word, Powerpoint, Excel, and social media.