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Trusts and Foundations Manager - home-based

Trusts and Foundations Manager - home-based

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Fundraising & Development, Trust / Statutory

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  • Salary:

    £35000.00 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Matt Adams

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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  • Start date:

    December 2020

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TPP's Fundraising and Development are delighted to be supporting a new international non-profit organisation with the search for a Trusts and Foundations Manager. The organisation has a specific industry focus and works globally to form alliances with organisations across the industry with a view to using its collective power to deliver lasting positive impact locally and on a global scale. This is a 12 month fixed term contract that is home-based.

Working with a new business focus as part of a small and dynamic team, the Trusts and Foundations Fundraising Manager will lead on the development of a robust pipeline of funding prospects, target proposals to funders with the potential to give over £20k and ensure that all proposals are written to the highest possible standards. You will own a personal income target of £350,000, and as the Manager you will contribute to the development and implementation of the Trusts and High Value Partnership strategy which feeds into the overall fundraising strategy.

Other duties will include:

* Nurturing of relationships with key trusts and foundations funders
* Undertake prospect research into new funding areas
* Development of a monthly application schedule of potential funders
* Regularly report to Senior Management on key issues and risks within the market

To be considered for this role you will be a fundraiser with a strong track record of raising funds for international development causes from Trusts and Foundations. Funders will be largely be UK, EU and US based but programmes will be overseas - of particular interest for this role are candidates who have raised funds for programmes based in Africa and/or South Asia. You will have a proven track record in successfully winning new business and ideally have experience in raising funds for livelihoods and/or youth employment.

If you feel that you meet the necessary criteria for this role and are interested in hearing more then please do send through an updated CV in response to this advert if you are interested in applying. Alternatively, contact Matt Adams on 0207 198 6040 for an informal conversation.