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Head of Trusts and Foundations

Harris Hill
£42k - 45k per year
Closing date
26 Feb 2021

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Fundraising, Major Donor/ Gifts, Statutory Fundraising
Children & Youth, Poverty Relief
Full Time
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A rare opportunity has arisen for a senior Trusts and Foundations fundraiser to lead at a brilliant children's charity in a newly created role, Head of Trusts and Foundations. The new Head will lead the growing trusts and foundations team to bring in over £1.5 million in income, as part of the organisation's ambitious new five-year fundraising plan.

As part of this brand new role the post holder will manage, motivate and develop the growing trusts and foundations team, as well as lead on the delivery team strategy, helping the team to plan and prioritise and ensuing they have sufficient capacity, resource and information.

To be considered for this role you will need to:

  • Significant fundraising experience (at least five years), with a track record of soliciting five to six figures grants from a range of charitable trusts and foundations.
  • A passion for young people and helping alleviate the ever-growing poverty gap in the UK.
  • Experience of strategic planning, budget setting and monitoring.
  • Ideally have lead a Trusts team of a similar size and can help set and deliver a clear fundraising strategy.
  • A track record in identifying, cultivating and managing external relations with funding bodies of all sizes.

Salary is £42,000 - £45,000.

This role closes on Wednesday 10th of February and virtual interviews will be conducted in the middle of February.

This role can be homebased so anyone in the UK is welcome to apply.

If you would like to have an informal chat, or would like to hear more about the role then please contact Hannah on 02078207331 or email her for a full job description on

Only suitable candidates will be contacted.


Harris Hill has been providing the Charity and Not-for-Profit sector with high quality recruitment solutions for over 27 years. In the past year we have worked on more than 3,000 charity vacancies (approximately 2,000 permanent and 1,000 temporary) and are continuing to grow, developing new teams to respond to the strong demand for specialist charity professionals.

Our teams focus on specific functions within charities including Fundraising, Marketing/PR/Digital, Data Management & Business Support, Finance, Human Resources, Temporary and Executive-level roles.

We are committed to delivering a level of excellence to both candidates and clients alike and have an unrivalled reputation for finding talented people their ideal charity jobs within the UK's leading national and international charities and non-profit organisations.

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