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Trusts and Foundations Officer - International Development

Category:
Fundraising
Location:
London
Sub-location:
Any
Vicinity:
London
Type:
Permanent, Full Time
Salary:
£28,450 to £28,450 per annum
Salary Description:
Excellent Benefits
Posted:
03-May-18
Start Date:
ASAP
Job Ref:
52710

A rare opportunity to join a leading international humanitarian organisation and sector leader in tackling world hunger, safe drinking water and poverty. In this role, you will lead on the development of the charitys small-medium sized trusts and foundations programme, developing and maintaining long-lasting and worthwhile relationships with funders.


The Charity
A leading international humanitarian organisation that tackles touch issues such as world hunger, safe drinking water and poverty. Working in places where work is often at greater risk from disasters, both natural and manmade, this charity arrives in the places of need to save lives.


The Role
Manage and develop the charitys UKs relationships with small-medium sized trusts and foundations (gifts up to 25,000) ensuring excellent account management.
Undertake research and networking to ensure new prospects are identified and developed
Plan, design and submit compelling applications to small-medium sized trusts and foundations, based on a clear understanding of the charitys programmes, funding needs and donor requirements.
Plan, design and submit progress reports and if necessary detailed financial reports to trusts and foundations.
Support the Trusts and Foundations Manager with management of relationships with large UK and EU trusts and foundations.
Develop a strong understanding of the charitys overseas work to properly engage with donors and stakeholders.
Liaise with the International Programmes department and Overseas Information Officer to ascertain project funding requirements which are of interest to the Trust and Foundation sector.
Co-ordinate and work closely with colleagues from international offices who mainly fundraise from foundations and corporates, whilst working closely with other fundraising departments.


The Candidate
2 years fundraising experience, preferably in the international development sector. Candidates with experience outside of international development will also be considered.
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal (letter writing, formal applications and the ability to present the charitys work externally in an engaging and informative manner.
Proven track record in writing successful funding applications.
Demonstrable interest in international development issues.
Experience using ThankQ or another fundraising database
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to build strong relationships both internally and externally.


IMPORTANT NOTE
Our aim is to respond to all successful applications within 5 days. If you havent been contacted within 5 days your application has been unsuccessful and your details will not be held further but we positively encourage you to apply for any other positions that you may see in the future. We apologise that we cannot contact everybody in person but thank you in advance for your interest.

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