Great opportunity to develop your career in Trust Fundraising, working for a childrens disability charity you will assist the programme funding team to maximise income from low level grant makers, focusing on family trusts and foundations. This is initially a 12-month contract The RoleCo-ordinate quarterly small trust mailings and develop new funding proposals Help drive the Programme Funding Team pipeline by researching trust priorities and guidelines and match core services to fundersAchieve agreed income targets from warm, lapsed and new supporters with a focus on growing the small trusts programme Support programme funding colleagues in day-to-day administration Provide cover for the Programme Funding Officer as directed by the Head of Programme Funding.Work with finance to ensure that trust donations are accurately coded and used to fund the services or activities for which they were raised.Maintain accurate, update records on the organisational CRM database. The CandidateDemonstrable research skills, experienced in rendering complex information in a compelling and clear narrative for a variety of audiences.A willingness to learn and develop quickly.Experience of building effective relationships with colleagues, working together to achieve shared goals.Experience of delivering on time within a target driven environment; with excellent organisational skills.Ideally you will have experience of working in fundraising, particularly trusts and foundations IMPORTANT NOTEOur aim is to respond to all successful applications within 5 days. If you havent been contacted within 5 days your application has been unsuccessful and your details will not be held further but we positively encourage you to apply for any other positions that you may see in the future.We apologise that we cannot contact everybody in person but thank you in advance for your interest.Third Solutions encourages applications from individuals of all ages & backgrounds. Appointment will be made on merit alone but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK. Third Solutions acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment & an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003.