Development Officer (Trusts)
Job Title: Development Officer (Trusts)
Hours: Flexible - Full time or part time (4 days) considered
Salary: £30,457 - £32,628 (FTE if part time)
Location: London SE1 (flexibility for some homeworking)
We are working in partnership with an environmental charity seeking a Development Officer. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual with experience of securing funds from trusts and foundations and producing grant applications. The position reports to the major donors and corporate development manager and will focus on developing and implementing fundraising strategies and programmes to maximise income, predominately from trusts & foundations. You will be working in a very capable and supportive team across the organisation to shape projects and persuasively communicate intentions to funders. The successful individual will demonstrate:
- Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken
- Significant experience of trusts and foundation fundraising
- Strong track record of achieving and exceeding targets
- High level of attention to detail as well as an ability to see the broader picture in all situations
- Ability to build positive working relationships with internal and external contacts.
The successful individual will have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively at all levels. You will be committed and conscientious with a positive approach. This role would suit an ambitious trusts and foundations fundraising professional who thrives on collaborative working and a relationship focused approach.
If you feel you have the skills and experience to succeed in this role, we very much look forward to hearing from you.
Please submit your CV in a word document, with a supporting statement to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting our reference JO1598.
Closing date for applications: 4 December 2018
Interview date: 7 December 2018