We are seeking an enthusiastic, proactive and personable Trusts & Foundations Manager to join a small, passionate health charity. Full or part time considered with flexible location.
This vibrant, inspiring health charity has grown from strength to strength, with more of a tech start up culture than a traditional charity. Currently a team of ten, they have 38,000 members from all over the world. The position offers flexibility. Location can be either entirely home based, or an option to work from either the Leeds or central London office if preferred. It is a full time position, but we are open to hearing from candidates who are able to work a minimum of three days (22.5 hours) per week.
We are seeking an enthusiastic, detail-oriented, proactive and personable Trusts & Foundations Manager to join our team.
To grow income from c350k this year to 500k for next year, with half of this in place from existing donors.
Overseeing all grant funding applications, the Trusts & Foundations Manager will manage the portfolio of donors and ensure the dynamic delivery of a successful grants strategy.
The Trusts & Foundations Manager will have a proven track record of securing significant gifts from trusts and foundations; experience of researching and identifying new funding opportunities; and excellent written and oral communication skills in dealing with internal and external stakeholders.
A demonstrable track record of securing significant five and six gifts for charities, experience within health is desirable.
Experience of researching and writing high-quality, well-structured and persuasive communication materials, and delivering convincing verbal presentations
An understanding of funders needs, and how to meet these needs through thorough and relevant research, and creating compelling applications for support
Ability to work alongside project teams to draw out required information while they are focused on day-to-day delivery
Proactive work ethic and self-motivating
Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
Ability to develop your own work plan and manage your time effectively
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.