Trusts and Foundations Manager

£37000 per annum
13 Oct 2016
27 Oct 2016
Full Time
Contract Type
We are pleased to present an exciting opportunity at a well known museum in London. We are seeking a Trusts and Foundations Manager who will lead on generating income from trusts and grants for revenue fundraising and provide support on additional fundraising projects.
Within the first year you will review the entire pipeline, which will generate in total a minimum of £1m, and personally take over the existing portfolio of top tier applications. Developing strong relationships with key contacts will be a key aspect of the role, as will identifying new prospects. You will submit winning funding applications and devise cultivation and stewardship activities. There are no line management duties, but there will be an aspect of staff coordination and cross team collaboration.
The successful candidate will have a proven track record of identifying and developing opportunities for, and securing donations from, trusts and foundations. You will be able to provide examples of successfully managing the funding application process and producing effective fundraising materials. You will have excellent written communication, with the ability to write compelling cases, and also strong interpersonal skills, with experience of building long term relationships. This role will suit an ambitious, focused individual with some experience of contributing to strategy as this role will provide the opportunity to develop and lead the strategy for income maximisation within trusts and grants.
If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply with an up to date CV in Word format.