Trusts & Foundations Fundraising Manager

Are you passionate about making a tangible difference? Are you a proven Trusts & Foundations fundraiser looking for an exciting new challenge?

Sustainable funding is critical to achieving our strategic aims and this requires us to maximise our fundraising efforts, diversify our income streams and offer flexible ways for people to support us.

Over the last 15 months, we have been working with an external consultant to introduce Trusts & Foundations as a new reliable income channel for the charity. Having successfully established a trust fundraising programme, we are now looking for a new Trusts & Foundations Fundraising Manager to join our team and grow and develop this income channel further to support our strategic plans and objectives. This is an exciting new opportunity with us as we develop this income stream and a role in which the right candidate will be able to shape our trust fundraising programme.

The Trusts & Foundations Fundraising Manager will take responsibility for growing this fundraising channel, through effective and efficient research, the preparation and submission of funding applications, and the cultivation of relationships with various trusts and other grant making bodies.

With a flexible approach to working hours, clear performance expectations and a supportive senior management team plus many other benefits, this really is an excellent opportunity to help mould the direction of a rapidly growing and impactful charity.

Recruitment process:

  1. February 4th - March 6th: Submission of CV's and application forms
  2. March 7th & 8th: 1st stage telephone interviews
  3. W/C 11th March: 2nd stage formal face to face interviews
  4. 15th March: Decision made on successful applicant

Completed application forms and CV's should be sent to Mat Cottle-Shaw, Head of Fundraising & Communications by COP March 6th.

Responsible to: Head of Fundraising & Communications
Salary: £30,000 - £32,000 dependent on experience
Hours of work: Full time
Location: Horsforth, Leeds

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