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ClientEarth 308 X 116

Deputy Chief Executive

Prospectus is pleased to announce that Beth Thoren has joined ClientEarth as deputy Chief Executive.
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Paul Hamlyn Foundation 308 X 116

Director of Policy and Communications

Paul Hamlyn Foundation (PHF), working closely with Prospectus, has appointed Faiza Khan as Director of Policy and Communications.
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Ambition 308 x 116

Chief Executive

Ambition mandated Prospectus to lead the Chief Executive search. They asked us to identify a skilled strategic leader to further develop Ambition’s impact, building on their significant achievements to grow and strengthen programmes, diversify income, and strengthen cross-sector relationships.
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Lego 308 X 116

Programme Director

The LEGO Foundation aims to build a future where learning through play empowers children to become creative and engaged life-long learners. Located at its office close to Zurich, the Foundation had an opportunity for a Programme Director to lead its Re-imagine Learning Programme and had been seeking to fill the position for some time without success, before working with Prospectus.
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KCLSU 308 X 116

Trustees

Prospectus was retained to recruit a Lay HR Trustee and a Lay Audit Trustee for King’s College London Student’s Union, one of the largest Students’ Unions in the UK.
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Greenhouse Sports 308 X 116

Chief Executive

Prospectus is pleased to announce that John Herriman has been appointed as Greenhouse Sports’ new Chief Executive, taking the reins from co-founder and current Chief Executive Michael de Giorgio in August 2016.
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Volunteering Matters 308 X 116

Chair

Volunteering Matters, previously CSV, is the UK’s leading volunteering and social action charity; creating and promoting volunteering opportunities that enable people to have a positive stake in their community.
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Beyondme

Treasurer and Lay Trustee

BeyondMe is a growing movement in which professionals, businesses and charities join together to make a meaningful impact on the world beyond them
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Head of Organisational Development and Learning

The Head of Organisational Development & Learning is a pivotal role for Citizens Advice, tasked with implementing a cohesive talent management strategy across the national organisation and the network of local Bureaux.
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Head of Equality Strategy

The Head of Equality Strategy is responsible for implementing a service-wide equality strategy, a strategy that will allow the Citizens Advice service to become an even stronger equality champion. This is a unique role, looking both outside and inside the organisation, with a focus on driving a dual track approach to equality, diversity and inclusion.
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Head of Volunteering

The Head of Volunteering is responsible for developing strategy and providing tools and guidance to the Citizens Advice Service, to enable effective volunteer attraction, retention, management and development.
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Citizens Advice: three senior appointments

Citizens Advice is the leading national charity providing high quality advice, and improves the policies and practices that directly affect people's lives. Via 300 local Citizens Advice offices, 281 courts and 25,000 volunteers they provide free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on rights and responsibilities, and the Citizens Advice Witness Service.
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Make A Wish 308X116

Make-A-Wish Foundation: 4 Directors

It was a very exciting time for Make-A-Wish. They had been selected to be Charity Partner for ITV’s 2015 Text Santa appeal (giving them an opportunity to almost double their income) and more families were applying for a wish than ever before. With Christmas fast approaching, the newly appointed Chief Executive was seeking to recruit four new Directors within nine weeks to quickly establish a leadership team capable of harnessing these opportunities.
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Unltd 308 X 116

Chief Executive

Prospectus was mandated to lead the search for UnLtd’s new Chief Executive in 2015. The Board was seeking an inspirational communicator, with the ability to inspire and bring people with them, building alliances and influencing funding and delivery partners as well as policy makers at local and national level.
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Weldmar 308 X 116

Chief Executive

Prospectus was asked to lead the search for Weldmar’s next CEO, who will lead the organisation forward.
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London Community Foundation 308 X 116

Chief Executive

As one of the wealthiest cities in the world, London also has the highest rates of poverty and inequality of any English region. The London Community Foundation’s mission is to help bridge this gap.
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EDF 308 X 116

Executive Director Europe

Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) is where policymakers and business leaders turn for win-win solutions.
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Impetus - PEF 308 X 116

Chief Executive

Prospectus is pleased to announce that Andrew Ratcliffe has been appointed as Impetus-PEF’s new Chief Executive.
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CTO 308 X 116

Secretary General

The CTO is one of the largest and most important institutions within the Commonwealth of Nations - the fifty-four-member-country international grouping of countries around the world.
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Foyer 308 X 116

Chair

The Foyer Federation has been successfully developing new and innovative ways of working with young people struggling to make the transition to adulthood since the early 1990’s.
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BIG England 308 X 116

Three Directors and Two Deputy Directors

Prospectus was appointed following a competitive tender process to work in close partnership with the Fund to recruit a number of key senior leadership roles: England Grant Making Director; England Portfolio Development Director; England Deputy Director Strategic Investments; and England Deputy Director Change and UK Portfolio and Knowledge Director.
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Blue Ventures 308X116

Director of Finance and Resources

Prospectus was asked to lead the search for the newly Finance and Resources Director position. The role was created to help develop the organisation and achieve their ambitions, playing a pivotal role in supporting ongoing growth.
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Leap 308 x 116 (1)

Chair

Over the last few years Leap has successfully increased the focus of its work and seen growth in its impact. The team of staff, trainers and trustees have seen the organisation’s reputation and influence among those who work with young people increase in esteem and reach
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FIMT 308 X 116

Independent Directors

Forces in Mind Trust (FiMT) is a Big Lottery Fund endowed spend-out charitable Trust, whose aim is to provide an evidence base that will influence and underpin policy making and service delivery in order to enable United Kingdom ex-Service personnel and their families to lead successful civilian lives.
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Unltd 308 X 116

Chair of the Finance Committee and Trustees

Since its foundation, UnLtd has achieved many remarkable results on its journey to build an ecosystem where social entrepreneurs can find the right support to start up and thrive.
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BIG England 308 X 116

England Committee Members

The Big Lottery Fund, the largest distributor of National Lottery Funds, responsible for funding decisions on average of £600 million per annum, has now retained Prospectus to appoint a total of three new England Committee Members on two separate occasions over the past two years.
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London Library 308 X 116

Head of Communications

Prospectus was appointed on an exclusive basis to lead the recruitment to this crucial role.
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Roots of Empathy 308 X 116

UK Programme Manager

Roots of Empathy approached Prospectus with the need to further expand the mission of the International organisation in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland.
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Wikimedia 308 X 116

Chief Executive

Wikimedia UK is in a special position to make an impact on open knowledge across both the educational and cultural sectors. The charity helps people and organisations create and preserve open knowledge and provide easy access for all.
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Volunteering Matters 308 X 116

Interim Director of Finance and Resources

Volunteering Matters were looking for an Interim Director of Finance and Resources to join them on a fixed term contract at an exciting time for the organisation. This was an opportunity to make a difference and was an outstanding role for an experienced charity finance executive. Taking direct responsibility for the Finance, Facilities and IT functions the organisation needed a candidate who will engage with Trustees and Executive Directors on every aspect of the functional areas to deliver key strategic outcomes and projects.
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Bond 308 x 116

Interim Director of Finance and Operations

Prospectus sought an interim Finance and Operations Director to be responsible for the sound management of Bond's budget and finances, as well as providing a key role across the organisation to support other teams to maximise the benefits of income from grants, partnerships and earned income.
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Access – The Foundation for Social Investment 308 X 116

Chief Executive

Prospectus was mandated as the Foundation’s recruitment partner, leading the search to identify its first Chief Executive.
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Peoples Health Trust 308 X 116

Chair

People’s Health Trust believes passionately in a just society without health inequalities, and importantly that they are avoidable. That is why the Trust invests in local people with great ideas to make their neighbourhoods even better places to live.
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CABI 308 X 116

Independent Director

CABI is a not for profit development-led organisation with a mission to improve people’s lives worldwide by providing information and applying scientific expertise to solve problems in agriculture and the environment.
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FIMT 308 X 116

Independent Directors

After 3 years in operation, Forces in Mind Trust were seeking to complement the current strengths of their Board with the appointment of two Independent Directors.
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UKCF 308 X 116

Chief Executive

Prospectus was asked to lead the search for UK Community Foundations’ Chief Executive, who would lead the next step in the charity’s growth whilst developing world class philanthropy services and excellent member support.
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Kent Surrey Sussex Academic Health Science Network 308 X 116

Commercial Director

KSS AHSN were looking for a Commercial Director to drive forward their ambitions and improve their competitive advantage. The ideal candidate would help shape their business model and use stakeholder and market input to ensure they developed a compelling membership and service offerings that is relevant, commercially sustainable and focused on positive patient outcomes.
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Nordoff Robins 308 X 116

Chief Executive

Prospectus was asked to lead the search for Nordoff Robbins’ next Chief Executive, who would to build on the charity’s success and reputation by developing the strategic objectives and a business plan for the next three years.
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Shakespeare Schools Festival 308 X 116

Chief Executive

Following the retirement of the SSF’s first Chief Executive, the charity’s trustees engaged Prospectus to search and secure their next Chief Executive to continue SSF’s great work and identify new areas of growth.
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UKCF 308 X 116

Operations Director

The Operations Director role is critical within UKCF, working closely with the Chief Executive to drive business development, create opportunities by identifying new ways of working and providing clients a better insight into what their programmes are achieving for them.
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TACT 308 X 116

Chief Executive

Following the departure of its long-standing chief executive, and an interim arrangement lasting nearly one year, Prospectus was mandated to lead the search for a new chief executive.
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UK Youth 308X116

Chief Executive

Based in Central London and Avon Tyrell, Hampshire, UK Youth is a leading national charity working with 5,500 youth clubs and 693,000 young people every year.
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Out Of The Dark 308 X 116

Chair and Treasurer

Out of the Dark was established in April 2014 as an extension to this work, with the aim of continuing to expand the reach of Street Dreams. In order to achieve this ambition, Out of the Dark sought to appoint a new Chair to provide strategic leadership to the Board, and a Treasurer to advise the Board on the management of their financial affairs.
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Age UK Kensington And Chelsea 308 X 116

Treasurer

In this pivotal role, Age UK Kensington and Chelsea were seeking to appoint a Treasurer with the right commitment, skills and experience to advise the Board on the management of their financial affairs, to participate in the development of their future strategy and oversee and present budgets, the accounts and the financial statements.
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Scouts 308 X 116

Treasurer

The Scout Association sought an individual who could provide good stewardship of their finances to ensure that they meet ambitious targets,whilst providing strategic oversight.
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PRI 308 x 116

Managing Director

As it was growing its signatory support activities, the PRI required a new Managing Director to cover development and operational aspects and to lead PRI’s organisational development
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Greenhouse 308 X 116

Chief Operating Officer

To support the charity’s continued growth and excellence in delivery, the CEO and Board wanted to build the senior leadership team’s capacity by appointing a Chief Operating Officer.
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Dementia UK 308 X 116

Director of Fundraising and Communications

Set against a backdrop of increasing public awareness of dementia and the pressure increased dementia care was placing on NHS services, Dementia UK had embarked on a new strategic focus to expand its Admiral Nursing care.
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Locality 308 X 116

Chief Executive

Locality’s purpose is to build a movement of capable community organisations, dedicated to changing the world one neighbourhood at a time.
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BIG England 308 X 116

Chief of Staff

BIG England needed a candidate who could lead the Fund’s Insight, Policy and Engagement Directorate, as well as working closely with the Chief Executive.
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Citizens Advice 308 X 116

Chief Economist

This role was pivotal to the development of Citizens Advice’s economic policy solutions, service design, impact analysis and research functions are successfully implemented.
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THT 308 X 116

Executive Director

Established 30 years ago, THT is the largest Civil Society sector provider of HIV and sexual health services in the UK. The charity’s services also include condition management, advocacy and campaigning, and a range of clinical services.
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Home Start 308 X 116

Chief Executive

Home-Start UK is one of the UK's leading early intervention charities supporting families with young children and supports over 300 local Home-Start schemes.
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Fairtrade 308 X 116

Chief Executive

The Fairtrade Foundation in the UK is the largest in a significant international network of national foundations campaigning for better trading conditions for producers in the global south.
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Living Streets 308 X 116

Chair

Since its foundation in 1929, Living Streets has significantly increased in impact and income, and in recent years built a consultancy arm and developed a successful trading subsidiary.
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London Community Foundation 308 X 116 (1)

Chair

London Community Foundation brings together philanthropists and the civil society entrepreneurs and leaders who are developing innovative ways to tackle disadvantage and help bridge the gap between rich and poor London.
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Stephen Lawrence 308 X 116

Treasurer and Trustees (x4)

Since its foundation in 1998 the Trust has made a positive difference to the lives of many young people, known as “Stephens” – young adults that come from diverse and disadvantaged backgrounds.
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Global Action Plan 308 X 116

Chair

Global Action Plan were keen to appoint a senior business leader to help drive Global Action Plan’s corporate projects.
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Plan 308 X 116

Director of Public Engagement

We undertook an extensive search for candidates who would harmonise the fundraising, communications and advocacy, research and campaigns units and maximise integrated working and effectiveness.
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Goodenough 308 X 116

Director of Development

Our challenge was to recruit a professional fundraiser with a proven track record, a strong affinity for academic excellence and a passion for global education.
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The Climate Group 308 X 116

India Director

The Climate Group were seeking a Delhi-based Director to lead a project bringing low carbon technology to some of the poorest people on the planet.
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BIG England 308 X 116

Committee Members

Passionate about their mission and values, BIG Lottery Fund were looking for candidates with the right knowledge and experience to help them achieve transformational change.
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Adoption UK 308 X 116

Chief Executive

Our challenge was to find a new Chief Executive at a time of major change within the adoption system, this change had the potential to create new opportunities and challenges.
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