Posted 10 September by Better Prospects
Ending soon

Are you a Fundraiser looking to make a difference for a fantastic charity? Our client an amazing charity based organisation are looking for a Grants Fundraiser to join their expanding team in Amersham. The ideal candidate will need to have at least 3 years’ experience in grant fundraising and a track record of success for a Charity organisation.

Key Responsibilities:

- Working closely with the Head of Group Finance and other Grants Fundraiser to develop and implement a strategy to maintain and increase the Society’s income from new and existing grant-giving trusts, foundations, pharmaceutical companies and other appropriate grant-makers, ensuring a reliable and sustainable income stream

- In liaison with relevant members of the staff team develop grant proposals for each area of the Charity’s services that require funding

- Build on and maintain long term fundraising relationships with existing grant funders, writing reports to meet deadlines and submitting further applications for funding

- Maintain and develop communications with relevant individuals from pharmaceutical companies and other grant-makers, including initiating and participating in meetings and teleconferences as appropriate

- Identify appropriate grant-makers that have not previously supported the work of the Charity and make targeted approaches

- Develop and maintain a thorough knowledge and understanding of the Charity’s objectives and activities

- Produce regular reports on activity for the Chief Executive and Board of Trustees as required

- Undertake all administration and record keeping related to grant fundraising including keeping the CRM database up to date

Key Attributes:

- At least 3 years’ experience in grant fundraising

- Excellent communication skills, highly numerate and familiar with constructing budgets

- A strong ability to create persuasive grant applications tailored to individual funders’ priorities and requirements


Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Required skills

  • Budgets
  • Charity
  • Fundraising
  • Grants
  • Fundraisers

Application questions

Do you have at least 3 years' Fundraising experience?
Do you have a strong ability to create persuasive grant applications tailored to individual funders’?
Are you highly numerate and familiar with constructing budgets?

Reference: 35748996

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