Interim Head of Partnership Projects and Operations

Social Sector

Starfish Search are working with a leading independent charity to recruit an Interim Head of Partnership Projects and Operations. They are looking for a highly skilled Project Manager to take ownership of significant external stakeholder engagement and corporate partnership programmes.


You Will

  • Create, manage and deliver significant, mutually beneficial partnership projects that add value for corporate partners and enhance the charity’s impact
  • Drive long-term engagement and retention of existing funders by ensuring first class project management, customer service and recognition of the organisations impact
  • Establish robust monitoring and evaluation frameworks to assess the effectiveness and impact of partnership projects


You Will Have

  • Relevant project management qualification and/or equivalent senior project management experience
  • Experience in senior commercial relationship management, with a high degree of acumen and personal communication skills
  • Track record of sales and/or fundraising at a senior level including strategic and project planning, ideally in both commercial and not for profit settings
  • Strong financial management ability including budget setting, reforecasting, financial reporting and P&L management


This is a 12-month role with a competitive salary/day rate. You will be required to be on-site in London at least 2 days/week.