Trust & Foundations Fundraising Executive

Work Relief
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Work Relief Charity Recruitment is acting on behalf of one of London’s most recognisable animal welfare charities and recruiting for a Trust & Grants Fundraising Executive to assist in developing the strategy while securing funding through trusts, foundations and statutory applications (£5-£100K).

At an exciting time of development, we are looking for an experienced trusts and grants fundraising professional to generate income through a healthy pipeline of returning funders while developing new opportunities

Trust & Foundations Fundraising Executive

Willesden, London

Full Time, Permanent

£30,000 - £35,000 depending on experience

Duties will include:

  • Responsibility for Trusts and Grants fundraising
  • Develop and implement an action plan for trust and grant fundraising
  • Build and develop relationships with a portfolio of potential and strategically important grant and trust bodies
  • Develop and write fundraising applications that sustain current programmes
  • Maintain and deliver a schedule of applications and reports to grant makers, including researching and prospecting for new funders

This is a fantastic opportunity for a candidate with a strong record of achievement in trust and foundations fundraising who is looking to develop and implement a strategy and make a role their own.

Applicants will need:

  • Experience of writing successful applications to grant and charitable trusts
  • Track record in winning funds through bids and applications to grant giving and statutory bodies
  • Experience of, and ability to, prepare high quality applications
  • Experience of working across an organisation to develop funding proposals for new projects or areas of work.
  • Ability to write compelling and innovative proposals and funding reports
  • First class, demonstrable written communication skills
  • Ability to work harmoniously within a small team

For further details, please email a copy of your up to date CV.

Due to the high number of applicants, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

If you have not heard from one of our representatives within 1 week of applying, then your application has been unsuccessful.