A fantastic opportunity to join a national charity where you will get the opportunity to manage a caseload of trust supporters in developing long term relationships and maximising net income to help the charity achieve their mission of giving each child the opportunity to reach their full potential.
A national charity fighting to reduce the inequalities preventing children from achieving their full potential.
To use the whole range of research tools to identify and research Trust fundraising opportunities.
To help build relationships with prospects that offer new funding opportunities for the charity.
To assume responsibility for a portfolio of current and potential trust donors to maintain, grow and/or revive their support for the charity, providing exceptional grant management.
To develop, prepare and submit funding applications to trusts as part of the overall strategy of the Fundraising Team and to contribute to the achievement of the Teams target to raise both core (unrestricted) and project (restricted) funding.
To provide feedback where needed/appropriate to funders and contribute to the monitoring of projects to ensure the charity meets its obligations to them and maximises the return on successful applications.
To build and maintain close links with other departments of the charity and senior staff, particularly with the Associate Programme Directors, to identify funding needs/opportunities.
A track record of success in Trust fundraising.
Experience of working collaboratively with colleagues across departments, developing compelling cases for support.
Experience of building and developing effective donor relationships.
Ability to communicate effectively face to face, in writing, by email, on the telephone, including public speaking.
Drive, enthusiasm and determination to deliver against targets.
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.
Third Solutions encourages applications from individuals of all ages & backgrounds. Appointment will be made on merit alone, but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK. Third Solutions acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment & an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003.