Trusts and Foundations Executive

An execllent opportunity for an experienced Trusts Fundraiser to join a sport related charity focused on youth and disability engagement.

It is a very exciting time to join this passionate and talented team as the invest in a programme of expansion. With a successful track record of generating income from trust and statutory funders, you will play a key role in the continued delivering of the trusts and foundations fundraising strategy.

As the Trusts and Foundations Executive, working with the Head of Fundraising, you will:

  • Manage a portfolio of Trusts & Foundations, building and developing the programme of funders to meet and exceed the overall fundraising strategy.
  • You will research and identify new funders, as well as manage an existing portfolio of Trust and Foundations and other grant giving institutions
  • Preparing high-quality funding applications in line with the requirements of potential funders. Using your creative writing skills, to create compelling cases for support, responsible for applications of 5-figure gifts.
  • You will pro-actively develop relationships with new funders and maintain relationships with a wide range of trusts, foundations and other grant giving institutions.
  • Working closely with the Head of fundraising you will also support the work on larger 6 figure applications.
  • Work closely with internal teams to understand the work of the charity and build strong cases for support.

The role provides endless opportunity to be innovative and creative, have autonomy and offers progression into a senior level position, as your skills and experiences grow.

Our client is looking for:

  • Substantial experience in Trusts & Foundations Fundraising, with the proven ability secure 5-figure donations.
  • You will be experienced in preparing and writing fundraising applications, demonstrating creative writing skills, and structuring persuasive cases for support.
  • You will have experience of maximising opportunities from researching prospects to generating meetings and securing income to achieve targets.

Job details

  • £30,000 - £34,000 Per
  • London
  • Head Office
  • Ref: HQ00000140
  • Posted: 28.08.2020
  • Closes: 27.09.2020

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