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Trust Fundraising Officer

Job Title Trust Fundraising Officer
Contract Type Permanent
Location St Albans
Salary £25k - 31k per year
Job Published 19 Jun 2017
REF 60942PD
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Job Description

Crohn’s and Colitis and TPP recruitment are excited to be working in exclusive partnership to recruit for a Trust Fundraising Officer. Crohn’s and Colitis UK are a vibrant and compassionate charity dedicated to improving the lives of people affected by Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis the two main forms of Inflammatory Bowel Disease . This is achieved through support, services and broad range of activities with the aim of finding a cure one day. This is of particular important to over 300,000 people affected by the disease in the UK, half of those diagnosed each year under age of 29.

The Role

This is an exciting time to join Crohn’s and Colitis UK as the new Trust Fundraising Officer and maximise trust and foundations income for the charity.  The role will involve researching and identifying new funding opportunities from trusts, foundations, and statutory sources as well as writing high quality cases for support.  Additionally, you will build relationships with existing and new funders and provide exceptional stewardship in order to maximise future income.

Person Specification

You will have excellent communication skills, especially creative and persuasive writing skills and the ability to build relationship. You will be tenacious, resilient, collaborative, and enthusiastic and passionate about our cause and the charity sector.


Crohns’s and Colitis UK pride themselves on being a caring and compassionate charity and you will benefit from being in a warm and supportive environment. You will work in their new vibrant office based very close to St Albans Station (20 minute commute to London St Pancras) whereby you can purchase an interest free season ticket loan. You will receive a holiday allowance of 25 days plus bank holidays. You will benefit from flexible working and family friendly policies such as enhanced maternity and paternity leave. Finally you will be automatically enrolled into the Group Person Pension Plan.

How to Apply

Closing date for applications: TBC

If you are interested in this role or wish to register with TPP to hear about future posts, please call Patrick on 020 7198 6040 or send your CV to 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

We value diversity at TPP and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Ref: 60942PD | Published: 19th Jun 2017

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