Trust Fundraising Manager

Recruiter
Michael Page Marketing
Location
London, South East England
Salary
27500.0000
Posted
11 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This organisation is looking for a Trust Fundraising Manager to join their small, friendly team in London for a 12 month contract. There is the potential to work from home in this role for a few days a week.

Client Details

This organisation is a small international development charity that helps rural communities and also carries out conservation work. They are based in central London.

Description

As Trust Fundraising Manager, your key Responsibilities will be:

  • Work with a variety of trusts and foundations to fund the organisation's programmes and running costs
  • Maximise income potential from current funders
  • Develop relationships with trust funders to secure lasting relationships
  • Lead on the trust portfolio and be responsible for an income target of around £600,000
  • Monitor the trusts and foundations pipeline - including budgets and forecasting
  • Identify and secure new funding opportunities
  • Develop a strong case for support and submit tailored applications
  • Provide excellent stewardship to all funders
  • Maintain accurate records on the organisation's database
  • Keep abreast of sector best practise

Profile

Experience required for this Trust Fundraising Manager:

  • Experience in trusts and foundations fundraising is essential
  • Excellent eye for detail and systematic approach to work
  • Demonstrable success in securing income from trusts and foundations
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong numerical skills
  • Passion for international development

Job Offer

This organisation is looking to offer a salary of between £27,500 and £38,000, depending on experience. You will have the opportunity to travel internationally to see the work of the charity, should this appeal to you.