It’s an exciting time to join Starlight as we plan our autumn/winter integrated campaign, launch a new website and develop our brand. With your ability to understand our charitable purpose and find and approach like-minded partners to team up with, you could really help Starlight reach more seriously ill children with our vital services. Working alongside the Director of Fundraising you will work with teams across the entire charity to help seek connections and opportunities and win new business for Starlight in line with our fundraising strategy and help to create change. You will be a dynamic, creative salesperson, able to combine working independently with the ability to think laterally, and use the Starlight staff and networks to reach out to partners with whom we can strategically align.

You will research and instigate potential partners and effectively use the resources and people in teams across Starlight to help connect, begin conversations and pitch to new partners in line with our fundraising strategy and aligned to our charitable purpose – all with a view to creating campaign and strategic partnerships. The successful candidate will be confident and perceptive in distilling the value proposition that Starlight offers into an engaging and memorable pitch. This is a role for the most creative of salespeople looking for a role that offers both career purpose and the chance to be part of an ambitious charity and build a new corporate partner portfolio.

To apply

Please email your CV accompanied by a supporting statement which demonstrates how your experience matches the person specification (download the job description below) and highlights your most relevant, recent experience for this role, to [email protected]

In order to aid our diversity monitoring, please also complete and return the Diversity Monitoring Form, also by email, to [email protected] These forms will be used for data monitoring only and the information will be collated by someone outside of the selection team.

Starlight actively welcomes candidates from diverse backgrounds.