The Heritage of London Trust helps preserve the buildings and monuments that tell the story of the city and its people.
The Heritage of London Trust is an independent charity which gives grants for heritage restoration projects, educational programmes and conservation advice and guidance. The charity focuses on Heritage at Risk with over 600 completed restoration projects across 33 boroughs of London with 40 ongoing at any one time.
Prospectus is delighted to be working with the Heritage of London Trust to recruit an experienced and entrepreneurial Fundraising Manager to join its close knit and dedicated team.
This exciting role will be responsible for raising funds from a variety of funding sources, expanding fundraising income from trusts and foundations, corporate partners, and other revenue streams. The Fundraising Manager will act as a proactive member of the team, working closely with the CEO and Communications Manager, and will work creatively to solidify new fundraising streams for the organisation, including crowdfunding campaigns and new contact with major donors. The Heritage of London Trust has a strong track record of delivering a formidable portfolio of special events too, and so the Fundraising Manager will play a central role in delivering these.
The successful candidate will be an independent, enthusiastic fundraiser comfortable working within lots of different fundraising disciplines and effectively work on a day to day basis with donors at all levels of giving and affiliation to the Heritage of London Trust. You will have superior written communication skills to craft excellent fundraising proposals and will directly collaborate with the Communications Manager on robust donor and public engagement programmes. An immediate task for the new Fundraising Manager will be to communicate with dedicated donors and supporters via carefully crafted letters and other correspondence.
This role represents a fantastic opportunity for someone to put their personal stamp on the success of this innovative and thought leading charity.
If you would like to find out more about our client and this position, or if you have any additional questions, please don't hesitate to get in touch with the Fundraising Team at Prospectus. To register your interest in this position, please submit a Word version of your CV; covering letters are not required at this stage. A full job description will be provided to candidates shortlisted by Prospectus.