Trust Fundraiser

£28000 - £29320 per annum
28 Sep 2016
26 Oct 2016
Full Time
Contract Type
This specialist education and training charity raises over £1.million through a variety of fundraising activities. They have a simple aim of ensuring people can fulfil their potential in every aspect of their lives and are based in the great location near the Hampshire/Surrey border


The main purpose of the Trust Fundraiser is to maximise income from Grant Making Trusts, achieving a personal income target of £250,000 per annum. Reporting into the Head of Trusts, they key responsibilities of the role will include:

* Manage a portfolio of high value trust companies, identifying the most effective approach and leading on applications and proposals
* Maintain a pipeline of trust prospects through research and online and paper resources
* Maintain relationships with existing donors, ensuring they receive regular and appropriate communications
* Work with colleagues across the organisation to research and gather information for specific projects and case studies

* Develop and maintain a databank of funding resources and generic information for use by the Fundraising Team in support of funding applications.
* Get involved in other areas of the fundraising team where required


To be a success in this Trust Fundraiser role, you will need the following:

* Degree educated or professional fundraising qualification
* Experience of working in a fundraising environment, in particular to raising funds from Grant Making Trusts
* Proven track record of securing charitable donations of 5 figures plus
* Excellent report writing and communications skills - high attention to detail
* Ability to manage multiply projects to set deadlines

Job Offer

Salary up to £29,320 plus benefits including 27 days holiday, training and development, pension, health and childcare vouchers

Apply now to be part of this exciting organisation