Trusts and Foundations Manager

£36418 - £37876 per annum
15 Sep 2016
27 Sep 2016
Full Time
Contract Type
Are you an experienced trusts and foundations fundraiser who would like to take on an exciting new challenge with a fantastic organisation? Prospectus are proud to be recruiting on behalf of Young Women's Trust, a brilliant charity that focuses solely on supporting and representing women aged 16-30 who are struggling to live on low or no pay; the only organisation of its kind in the UK. Young Women's Trust are looking for a Trusts and Foundations Manager to join their ambitious team to grow this income stream and contribute to the charity's increasing success.

The Trusts and Foundations Manager, reporting to the Director of Fundraising and sitting in a small but collaborative team, will be entirely responsible for the trusts and foundations income stream, and will aim to grow the portfolio and increase income in this area. Creating a compelling trust fundraising strategy and developing ambitious targets and KPIs, the Trusts and Foundations Manager will deal with both smaller and larger asks, trusts and foundations fund a range of exciting projects including employability, research and campaigns. The Trusts and Foundations Manager will aim to grow and diversify the trust fundraising portfolio of donors using skilled research, and key to this will be the development of face to face relationships with funders. Furthermore, the Trusts and Foundations Manager will create engaging communications to report back to donors on progress, and will work closely with the Fundraising Officer and Director of Fundraising; supporting the former and deputising for the latter.

The successful Trusts and Foundations Manager will have previous experience of and a demonstrable track record in trusts and foundations fundraising, ideally also with Big Lottery experience, and will have excellent relationship building skills and a desire to help empower young women in society.

A full job description will be provided to candidates shortlisted by Prospectus. Please apply by providing a CV in Word format; no cover letter is required at this stage.