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Trust and Foundations Officer

Trust and Foundations Officer

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Fundraising & Development, Trust / Statutory

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  • Salary:

    Up to £29000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Waseema Ibraimo

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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Kew is the world's leading botanic gardens, at the forefront of plant and fungal science, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a major visitor attraction. They want a world where plants and fungi are understood, valued and conserved - because our lives depend on them. They use the power of science and the rich diversity of their gardens and collections to provide knowledge, inspiration and understanding of why plans and fungi matter to everyone. 

Kew are seeking an enthusiastic and driven Trust and Foundations Officer to join their Development team in Kew Foundation. An excellent writer with the ability to develop persuasive proposals, you will be responsible for building relationships with and making funding applications to trusts and foundations as well as providing funding impact reports as required. You will have an understanding of effective trust fundraising techniques, sound analytical skills and a meticulous eye for detail with experience of achieveing financial targets. Educated to a degree level or equivalent, you will be a strong communicator with the ability to piroritise tasks and work calmy under pressure to meet multiple deadlines. 

Kew offer a fantastic range of benefits including a generous annual leave entitlement for new starters, family friendly policies, a choice of competitive pensions and flexible benefits scheme. Kew are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all sections of the community. They guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for the post.