Trusts Officer

Location
Andover, Hampshire
Salary
£24k to £26k
Posted
31 Oct 2018
Closes
26 Nov 2018
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Trusts Officer

£24k to £26k Permanent - 37.5 hours a week

Based in Andover, Hampshire

Are you an experienced Trust fundraiser who would love to use your skills to help people affected by sight loss?

Macular disease is the biggest cause of sight loss in the UK. Working with Alan Clayton Associates, the Macular Society is undergoing significant change; with a new vision to end macular disease and a new strategy to significantly grow income in order to fund the research that will find a cure.

The Trusts Officer is a vital part of this vision and your excellent research, relationship building and written skills will help us achieve our ambitions. Working closely with colleagues in the Trusts and Philanthropy team you will manage your own portfolio as well as bring on board new funders to support our wide range of services, research ambitions and core costs.

To succeed in this role, you will be able to demonstrate:

  • Excellent written communication skills to produce written materials that are inspiring, concise and informative.
  • An up to date knowledge of fundraising research sources and methodologies.
  • Ability to work proactively under own initiative.
  • A team player, with a flexible approach willing to work with and support colleagues across the organisation.

As part of the interview process you will also be required to complete a written assessment.

To apply:  email your CV and a covering letter explaining why you are interested in this role to: recruitment@macularsociety.org

Job specification: http://www.macularsociety.org/vacancies

If you require further information call: Rachel Hopkins on 01264 326 628 or email rachel.hopkins@macularsociety.org

Closing date: 5pm, 26 November 2018

Interviews:  13 December 2018