Trusts, Grants and Bids Fundraiser

Recruiter
Charity People
Location
Stoke-on-Trent
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Charity People are delighted to be working with a dynamic national children's charity to support them in finding an ambitious and talented Trusts, Grants and Bids Fundraiser to help drive forward their exciting organisational programmes and initiatives. The charity is embarking on some phenomenal, ground-breaking work and this is therefore a brilliant time for an enterprising and committed individual to jump on board and gain some really valuable experience, as well as the opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of children with disabilities.

By engaging with grant-making trusts and foundations, you will identify and explore opportunities for funding by developing relationships with grant managers and foundation trustees. We are looking for a confident and effective bid writer with a strong track record in producing successful, high quality written applications and tenders.

What skills and experience should our candidate have? The ability to communicate compelling messages in written form, as well as exceptional interpersonal skills to influence and engage individuals at all levels. It is also really important for our candidate to have a positive, 'can do' attitude with the drive and ambition to achieve. Someone who is genuinely committed to their own personal development with the initiative to take ownership for working competently to deadlines.

You should be able to demonstrate previous success of generating income from bid writing, tendering or written fundraising applications. We can be flexible on candidate backgroundto include third, public and the commercial sector.

If you would like to find out more about this terrific opportunity, please apply with a copy of your CV to Amelia Lee in the Regional Fundraising Team.