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Development Officer - EXPIRED

Job Title Development Officer - EXPIRED
Contract Type Permanent
Location London, London
Salary £25000 - £27000 per annum
Job Published 11 May 2015
REF 51134MP
Contact Name TPP Fundraising
Contact Email fundraising@tpp.co.uk

Job Description - EXPIRED

TPP is working alongside an education charity recruiting for a Development Officer to join their fundraising team. This is a full time and permanent position based at their head office in London.

This is a fantastic opportunity for candidate with experience in Trusts Fundraising and who seeks to take their experience to the next level and further develop their fundraising career.

The main purpose of this role is to be responsible for a significant increase in donations for the charity and to help implement a sustainable fundraising strategy.

Key duties within this role will include:

- Increase income, mainly from Trusts and Foundations via compelling, targeted bids.
- Develop and maintain a detailed knowledge of the charity's history and programmes, to review and refine the case for support.
- Extensive prospect research, identifying and researching potential funders to produce a pipeline of prospective funders.
- Be first point of contact for any queries within Trusts and Foundations relationships.
- Maintaining excellent Donor Stewardship for Trusts and Foundations and some individuals, including regular updates and reporting.


The successful applicant will have the skills and experience:

- Experience of working within Trust Fundraising and being able to develop and maintain relationships with funding bodies.
- Capable of researching and creating pipeline of grant funders who are suitable to approach for funding.
- Solid bid writing experience.
- Highly effective written communication skills.
- Well organised and able to multi-task- able to organise a funder pipeline, current bids and existing funder relationships simultaneously.

Closing date: ASAP

If you are interested in this role or wish to register with TPP to hear about future posts, please call Marianne on 020 7198 6040 or send your CV to fundraising@tpp.co.uk. We do try to get in touch with all applications of interest however due to the volume of applications we receive this isn't always possible.

Plus free training for fundraisers!
All fundraisers who secure a role through TPP receive a £100 CPD voucher to use with the Institute of Fundraising. More details are available on the TPP Recruitment website http://www.tpp.co.uk/CPDvoucher.

TPP is committed to equal opportunities and actively encourages applications from all sectors of the community. We shortlist based on competencies and not on race, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, or age.

TPP is committed to equal opportunities and actively encourages applications from all sectors of the community. We shortlist based on competencies and not on race, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, or age.

Ref: EXPIRED - 51134MP | Published: 11th May 2015