Trust and Foundation Fundraiser

Recruiter
Thames Hospice
Location
Windsor
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Trust and Foundation Fundraiser £29,000 – £31,000 per year 37.5 hours per week Windsor We are looking for an experienced Trust and Foundation Fundraiser to join our dedicated fundraising team at Thames Hospice as we enter an exciting period of growth. Our Capital Appeal is raising funds for a new state-of-the-art Hospice (still within the local area) and this role will play an integral part in reaching our ambitious target. You will also use your research and relationship building skills to secure funding from new trusts and foundations for ongoing revenue as well as manage an established portfolio of charitable trusts, foundations and corporate foundations. You will need to be proactive in engaging and building relationships with key trust contacts, be able to identify new prospects and create dynamic bids in order to secure new support. You will also be confident in providing first-class stewardship which results in long-lasting relationships and sustained income growth for the Hospice. Attention to detail, being organised and taking responsibility are all important, as is having a creative flair to adapt and tailor applications to a specific audience. Alongside a supportive and friendly working environment, we offer an attractive benefits package that includes 27 days holiday per year plus bank holidays, childcare vouchers, Thames Hospice contributory pension scheme or NHS pension scheme (if eligible), employee assistance programme and employee discount scheme, to save money on high street and online retail brands. For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Jane Symmons, Head of Major Gifts and Capital Appeal on 01753 848971. For further detail and to apply, please go to www.thameshospice.org.uk/workwithus Closing date: Monday 22 January 2018. Interview date: Wednesday 31 January 2018. This appointment is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check. Thames Hospice is the local charity providing expert care for people living with life-limiting illnesses in East Berkshire and South Buckinghamshire. A vital part of our work is also supporting their families and carers. Charity No 1108298