Trust Fundraising Manager

£35000 - £40000 per annum
07 Mar 2018
04 Apr 2018
Full Time
Contract Type

This organisation is a small children's charity, looking for a Trust Fundraising Manager to join their ambitious team.


The key responsibilities of this Trust Fundraising Manager will be:

  • Manage a portfolio of trusts and foundations and maintain a steady pipeline
  • Work on securing gifts up to six figures
  • Identify and research potential funders
  • Work with the service team to enable you to demonstrate income to funders
  • Work with a variety of internal colleagues to produce attractive proposals to submit to a range of trust and foundation bodies
  • Maintain excellent stewardship of donors to ensure continued support
  • Work to an agreed timeline to submit engaging, persuasive proposals
  • Support the wider philanthropy strategy


The person specification for this Trust Fundraising Manager is:

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Proven track record of securing gifts in excess of £50,000
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and produce accurate work
  • Excellent relationship building and management skills
  • Ability to write persuasively and condense complex information into attractive funding proposals
  • Proven experience of working within a philanthropy team
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Job Offer

This organisation is looking to offer a salary of between £35,000 and £40,000. There are part time/flexible working opportunities.