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Trusts Fundraiser

Posted 26 January by Vacancy Filler Limited Easy Apply Ended

Job Title: Trusts Fundraiser

Location: Bath/Bristol

Salary: £26,000 - £30,000 per annum

Hours: Full Time, part-time applicants considered

Reporting To: Fundraising & PR Director

The Company

Our client was set up to offer direct support to some of the most marginalised people in society - the homeless. Initially this was limited to offering food and shelter. Over time other projects and services have been developed which not only address the symptoms of homelessness but also the underlying reasons why men and women are forced onto the streets. Indeed, projects such as the Meaningful Occupation Programmes and our social enterprises are targeted at preventing people becoming homeless by engaging them in meaningful activities, training and preparation for employment.

Trusts Fundraiser: Key Tasks

  • Develop solid relationships with existing grant making trusts and foundations
  • Through detailed research identify other organisations which have the potential to support Julian House's diverse range of projects and services
  • Achieve the agreed annual income target
  • Respond to other targeted fundraising and bid requirements which present - perhaps for new services or other important one off needs
  • Ensure that all grant monitoring and follow up reports are delivered in a timely manner
  • Liaise closely with colleagues about key output and outcomes data requirements
  • Maintain accurate records on the Donorflex database
  • Assist with other specific projects, as detailed by the Fundraising & PR Director or Business Development Director

Other Tasks

  • Our client is an ambitious organisation which is keen to expand its work. The range of its future activities will change. It is therefore important that those working for the organisation are flexible in their working arrangements and willing to embrace such changes

Skills and Experience

Essential:

  • Good track record of trusts' fundraising successes - securing at least five figure grants. Along with a working knowledge of some of the main mid to large scale funding organisations
  • Excellent writing skills - the ability to prepare persuasive funding applications , succinct reports and present clever outcomes data
  • High level of integrity and discretion
  • Self-motivated and focused but at the same time a team player
  • Ability to research effectively and creatively - not just along mainstream routes

Desirable:

  • Previous experience as a Trusts Fundraiser
  • Bid writing for statutory tenders and funding applications
  • Other fundraising roles
  • Lottery bidding process

If you wish to apply for the role of Trusts Fundraiser, please click apply and upload your most up to date CV.

Reference: 34334291

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