Trust & Grants Manager

Manchester, Greater Manchester
£28,280 per annum, pro rata
21 Feb 2017
21 Mar 2017
Part Time
Contract Type

Trust & Grants Manager

  • 21 hours per week
  • £28,280 per annum pro rata
  • Based at Old Trafford, Manchester
  • Fixed term role for a period of 12 months to cover maternity 

Henshaws supports people living with sight loss and an array of other disabilities to achieve their ambitions to go beyond expectations.  Our aim is to reduce social isolation and increase independence through empowering disabled people to achieve their ambitions and go beyond expectations.

We are now looking to recruit an experienced and successful Trust & Grants Manager to maintain and develop Henshaws Trust & Grants fundraising programme with the aim of maximizing the charity’s income from trusts, foundations, lottery and statutory grant makers.

The idea candidate will have the following:

  • Significant success in raising 5 to 6 figure sums from charitable trusts, foundations, lottery or statutory sources
  • Proven management and leadership skills, with the ability to motivate
  • A good understanding of the external environment and ability to operate at senior management level
  • Experience of Donorflex or a similar fundraising database

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on the 20th March 2017 

For further information and to apply: Go to to view the job description and person specification.  Apply  using a Henshaws application form.  We do not accept c.v’s. No agencies.

We welcome applications from all sections of the community.  We will make every endeavour to make reasonable adjustments for applicants who require assistance in carrying out their duties due to a disability