Trust Fundraising Manager maternity cover

Recruiter
Third Solutions
Location
London, South East England
Salary
27500.0000
Posted
08 Jun 2017
Closes
08 Jul 2017
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are working with an inspirational International Development charity, supporting some of the worlds poorest people by helping them to transform their own lives. You will develop the charitys trusts and foundations portfolio and income, by developing and managing the trusts and foundations pipeline.

The charity
An inspirational International Development charity supporting some of the worlds poorest people by helping them to transform their own lives. They work with local partners to support rural communities, providing clean water for life and the opportunity to develop their livelihoods putting their future firmly in their own hands. To date, they have provided safe access to water, close to home, for almost 1 million people.

The Role
Its purpose is to develop the charitys trusts and foundations portfolio and income, by developing and managing the trusts and foundations pipeline and preparing the submitting high-quality applications for small, medium and major (six figure) grants from trusts, foundations in the UK, EU and globally.

Please note that institutional and government funders are not included in the scope of this role, but the post holder may be required to support the Institutional Fundraising team from time to time and application and reporting materials are shared between these teams for efficiency.

Develop the annual trusts and foundations fundraising, budget, targets and plan. The target for trusts and foundations this year is 480,000. This represents 36% of the overall income and the highest proportion.
Develop and manage the trusts and foundations pipeline providing accurate, monthly income and status forecasts.
Manage and deliver trust and foundations fundraising plan, and maximising income.
Developing and managing mutually beneficial relationships with funders and supporters.
Submit timely and well-targeted and tailored applications for Awards which attract cash prizes.
Design and maintain high quality, up-to-date fundraising materials and resources, including project propositions, updates and reports, leaflets, project budgets, and background information.

The Candidate
Demonstrable track-record of success in grant fundraising from trusts and foundations.
Strong written and verbal communication skills including the ability to build positive relationships at all levels.
Able to interpret, analyse and adapt complex information and use it to develop funding applications and proposals demonstrating how programmes, projects, plans and strategies meet funders requirements.
Excellent time management and organisational skills can take a structured approach to planning and prioritising of own workload
Demonstrable understanding of Fundraising Code of Practice and current Fundraising Regulation.
A genuine passion for international development.

IMPORTANT NOTE
Our aim is to respond to all successful applications within 5 days. If you havent been contacted within 5 days your application has been unsuccessful and your details will not be held further but we positively encourage you to apply for any other positions that you may see in the future. We apologise that we cannot contact everybody in person but thank you in advance for your interest.