Disability charity | London | Circa £33,000

Contact Naomi: 07538 576637 naomi@quarterfive.co.uk LinkedIn

About the charity/role

This is an exciting opportunity for a driven trusts and foundations fundraiser to join a leading disability charity and make the next step in their career. You will join a successful team, raising support for UK programmes and projects in line with their organisational strategy.

This role sits within the trusts & philanthropy team and offers a diverse workload managing existing donors and engaging new prospects. You will write compelling and engaging applications to a wide range of grant giving bodies, as well as researching new opportunities and sources of income.

As Trusts Officer you will have a proven track record of generating income through high quality applications and the ability to quickly form relationships with internal and external partners. This is an exciting time to join a leading national charity and support the delivery of their new strategy.

Job specification

As Trusts Officer you will:

  • develop relationships with a portfolio of new and existing supporters, securing gifts of five-figures and above
  • create and submit trusts applications that contribute to the growth of restricted and unrestricted income
  • monitor trusts and lottery fundraising developments to identify new funding opportunities that support the implementation of the organisation’s strategy.
Person specification

The position would best suit:

  • a candidate with proven trusts fundraising experience, eager to hit the ground running in a well-established team
  • an ambitious and proactive individual with the capability of identifying new opportunities and developing compelling written applications
  • someone willing to get stuck in, with excellent communications skills and the ability to work as part of a cohesive team.

I’m looking for expressions of interest asap, as interviews will take place on a rolling basis. Please get in touch for further details.

Contact Naomi: 07538 576637 naomi@quarterfive.co.uk LinkedIn

To apply for this role, please send a CV that, where possible, specifies your fundraising achievements. If your experience is a good fit, we will send you a job description and arrange a briefing call or meeting that will provide you with all the information required to formally apply. QuarterFive aims to proactively support your job search, so we may also consider your details for other job vacancies to enable us to find a position that is most suitable for you.

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