This is a great opportunity to lead the development of medium to large trusts and foundations and contribute to delivering an overall income of 805k at a leading international development charity.
The Charity are an international development and humanitarian organisation working with some of the worlds poorest people in some of the worlds poorest and most conflict-affected places. They work in 24 countries supporting over 27 million people living in extreme poverty.
In this role the Senior Trusts and Foundations Officer will develop and maintain lasting and high-quality relationships with trusts capable of giving 20,000 - 100,000. They will support the Trusts and Foundations Manager with the management of relationships with very large or strategic trusts and foundations in the UK and Europe as well as monitoring income levels from a portfolio of trusts and feed into departmental budget and assist the Trusts and Foundations Manager with monthly fundraising reports, management accounts, etc.
The successful candidate will have experience raising funds from trusts and foundations and/or statutory donors with a proven track record in writing successful funding applications. They will have excellent interpersonal skills and ability to build strong relationships both internally and externally with a proven ability of working on own initiative, meeting objectives and tight deadlines, excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. Experience using ThankQ or other fundraising database is desirable.
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.