Trusts and Foundations Manager (International Development)

£36347 per annum
21 Sep 2016
12 Oct 2016
Full Time
Contract Type
Do you have a background in Trust and Foundations ideally in International Development?

The Company An organisation that tackles touch issues such as world hunger, safe drinking water and poverty. Working in places where work is often at greater risk from disasters, both natural and manmade, this charity arrives in the places of need to save lives.

The Role
Develop the trusts fundraising strategic plan, delivering income and expenditure forecasts on an annual and five year basis.
Develop, monitor and evaluate Concern s trust fundraising strategies, testing new approaches as appropriate
Develop, report and monitor key performance indicators, to evaluate performance, identify opportunities to improve effectiveness and provide the Director of Fundraising with regular monthly reports.
Manage the Trusts and Foundations Officer, setting and monitoring individual annual objectives
Directly responsible for managing and developing relationships with major trusts and foundations (Worth 25,000 and more) and where appropriate accompanying donor representatives to visit overseas projects
Ensure adequate and up to date records are kept on both donors and the specific programmes which are funded.
Undertake research and networking to ensure new prospects are identified and developed.
Develop a strong understanding of Concerns overseas work to properly engage with donors and stakeholders in the UK and Europe.

The Candidate
3 years experience in Trusts and Foundation fundraising, preferably in the international development sector
Degree level education,
Proven track record in successful Trust and Foundation fundraising of at least 1m pa
Proven ability to manage and develop line reports
Ambitious, results driven, able to work on own initiative and as part of a team
Proven ability in producing effective, cohesive, motivating and inspiring proposals and funding reports
Highly numerate and literate, with extensive experience of reviewing budget and financial reports and presenting these to funders


Our 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.

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