Charity Trust Fundraiser

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Fusion Personnel
04 Feb 2017
04 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Charity Trust Fundraiser

A rare opportunity has arisen for a Charity Trust Fundraiser to join my client's team.

You will have a least 6-12 months experience of fundraising for a charity. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential with the ability to communicate with a wide range of people at all levels.

The ability to plan systematically and manage resources in an organised way, prioritising workload and meeting deadlines is also a must.

You must have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work both as part of a team and on your own initiative.

IT literate - experience of using Microsoft Office including Outlook, Word, Excel and excellent organisational, time management and research skills.

Purpose of the Job

The Trust Fundraiser will be responsible for assisting the Trust Fundraising Manager in the identification and research of potential trusts and foundations using the database and online resources. The Trust Fundraiser will write funding applications to medium-sized and new charitable trusts. The postholder will be a proactive, dynamic and enthusiastic individual able to juggle a number of different projects. The postholder will also have a passion for enabling disabled people to secure independence, realise potential and achieve their goals.

Main Duties

1. To assist the Trust Fundraising Manager in the research, identification and written communication to potential grantmaking trusts.
2. Conduct research into grant-makers and assist with information required to carry out applications.
3. Carry out an agreed number of applications per month to medium and new trusts.
4. Regularly update Raiser's Edge on activity and provide administration support to the Trust Fundraising Manager.
5. Undertake research and write applications for the charity.

If the above sounds like you, please do not hesitate to apply now!