In this role you will support the Head of Trusts Fundraising in maximising income from charitable and corporate trusts and foundations, identify new trusts and increase the number and value of gifts for this leading medical research charity. The role is for 20 hours a week pro rata 26,500.
Are a revolutionary national charity with an international impact.
Provide exemplary stewardship of donors building long term relationships.
Support the Head of Trusts Fundraising in implementing the three year strategic plan for Trust Fundraising, and in delivering an effective annual plan and budget that will enable Action Medical Research to maximise income from charitable and corporate trusts and foundations.
Develop and manage excellent relationships with existing and potential donors, particularly small and medium trusts.
Liaise with the Research department to identify appropriate projects to present to potential donors.
Regularly research and monitor new target trusts building a strong pipeline of prospects.
Develop and write compelling and persuasive proposals to present to prospects and donors.
A proven track record of delivering fundraising income from trusts and foundations to meet and exceed budget (essential) and fundraising for medical research causes (desirable).
Experience of researching potential trust supporters, building strong relationships and stewarding key donors.
An experienced user of all Microsoft packages and fundraising databases, ideally Raisers Edge.
Working as part of a team and contributing to team plans and activities.
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.