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Reference: 73034

Date Added: 9 October 2019
Closing Date: 9 December 2019

Job Title: Junior Advisor

Working For: I.G. Advisors

Location: London

Salary: Competitive with great benefits and fully flexible working environment

Job Details

  • Brilliant: You are keen to learn and gain experience in the philanthropic sector, with ideally 2-4 years of related work experience within the social good space; that could be as a fundraiser, social entrepreneur, philanthropy advisor or CSR professional. With that in mind though, for this position we will value brilliance and a willingness to work hard and learn fast over relevant job experience.
  • A strategic problem solver.
  • Intellectually curious: You have a solid understanding of trends and priorities in fundraising, philanthropy, social investment and corporate impact, and an ability to keep up to date on these.
  • A stellar communicator with first class relationship management skills; you have native level fluency in English and additional languages are always a plus.
  • A perfectionist.
  • An independent team player.
  • An early adopter of technology; our regularly used tools include Xero, Salesforce, Asana, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, social media, and Slack.
  • Someone who has demonstrated discretion and ability to handle confidentiality; experience with high profile individuals or private philanthropic entities is a plus.
  • A coffee drinking dog lover: We are a dog friendly workplace and generally highly caffeinated. Tea drinkers welcome too.
  • Fresh, dynamic and slightly irreverent: Just like our podcast.

The Role

Client Strategic Advice and Relationships

  • Support and build relationships with clients in a professional manner to provide advice, develop strategies and to implement them;
  • Execute client work, which varies but will include research, analysis, facilitation and workshop delivery and strategy development. Strength in all of these areas is required; and
  • Support our client teams to deliver exceptional, high quality work.

I.G. Work

  • Contribute to I.G. Advisors’ products, services, thought leadership and profile by supporting us to innovate and researching a writing thought leadership pieces, blogs and articles;
  • Reflect on trends and client feedback to refine and enhance our processes and services;
  • Support and contribute to other projects and tasks as required.

Business Development

  • Build a network by representing I.G. at events, conferences, meetings and pitches; and
  • Cultivate and close new client relationships.

Closing Date: 9 December 2019

Interview/Start Dates

We are hiring on a rolling basis.

Application Details

Please send your CV, a covering letter or short video explaining why we should hire you, and two writing samples to Emma Nilsson at: emma@ig-advisors.com

All applicants must be able to work legally in the UK without restriction; we are unable to provide visa sponsorship.

Website: https://www.impactandgrowth.com/

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