Al Jalila Foundation, Dubai
Salary to attract the best
The Al Jalila Foundation is a global philanthropic organisation dedicated to transforming lives through medical education and research.
It seeks an exceptional individual for the new position of Foundation Director to lead the organisation as it realises its ambition to be a leader in its field, achieving exceptional benefits for patients and making a strategic contribution to medical research and healthcare.
The Foundation was established in April 2013 by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to position Dubai and the UAE at the forefront of medical innovation. It is named after Her Highness Sheikha Al Jalila Bint Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the daughter of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed and Her Royal Highness Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein, Chairperson of Dubai Healthcare City Authority.
The Foundation Director will provide strategic leadership working closely with the Board of Directors and the senior management to establish long-term goals and sustainable strategies as well as securing funds to support its local and international programs, and to build up future endowment. There is significant potential to take new and innovative approaches, building on the success of the team.
Your experience in developing and implementing effective fundraising strategies, as well as working with philanthropic individuals, will be instrumental in driving the future success of Al Jalila Foundation particularly in relation to identifying new opportunities from core and new donors whose interests are aligned to the values and objectives of the Foundation.
You will be an experienced fundraiser with outstanding leadership qualities, a strong sense of integrity and a values-driven approach to philanthropic fundraising. You will have a proven track record in securing philanthropic gifts at the highest levels with experience of developing inspiring messaging, expertise in relationship management, outstanding interpersonal and communication skills, and a passion for the mission of Al Jalila Foundation.
If this is you and you believe that you can lead the Al Jalila Foundation, we would like to hear from you.
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