Senior Trusts and Foundations Officer
Responsible To: Head of Fundraising Job Purpose: To manage and increase income from a portfolio of existing Trusts and Foundations as well as generating significant new income in the area. Are you an experienced trust fundraiser who is looking for their next challenge in a progressive international development organisation? In this role, you will gain valuable experience in fundraising for a range of development projects, and there is lots of opportunity to put your own mark on the area. This is the perfect role for an experienced senior Trusts and Foundations fundraiser who is confident in taking responsibility for a varied portfolio of relationships (current funders ranging from GBP2,000 to GBP200,000). You will have a track record of securing high level multi-year funding, and your pro-active relationship management skills will ensure we maintain and grow the existing portfolio. The current budget for the area is GBP500,000 per annum, which is a combination of match funding and full cost recovery. You will also be responsible to researching and managing the prospect pipeline, including tapping into new markets, and have overall responsibility for developing the strategy and budget for the area. There is currently only one Trusts and Foundations position on our small and dedicated Fundraising Team, so you will have the freedom to work autonomously. However, you will be part of a friendly and passionate team, and work closely with them to meet our goals. We are open to meeting a range of suitable candidates who feel they can bring and build on strong Trusts and Foundations experience, and are open to considering either a part time or full time role to suit the right person. Salary: GBP34,300 increasing to GBP38,164 (pro rata) Hours: Part time or full time will be considered (minimum 3 days/week) By working with us you can ensure people worldwide are able to improve their health and livelihoods. Closing Date: 12 noon, Monday 19th March Interview Dates: w/c Monday 26th March (only shortlisted candidates will be contacted) Please apply online with your CV and cover letter for this Senior Trusts and Foundations Officer role. Please check your email for confirmation that your application has been received and to follow further instructions if applicable.