Trusts and Foundations Fundraiser

  • Job Reference: 25176407-2
  • Date Posted: 11 January 2017
  • Recruiter: The Smartlist
  • Location: Watford, Hertfordshire
  • Salary: £32,500
  • Sector: Consulting & Corporate Strategy
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Start Date: TBC
  • Duration: n/a
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

LOCATION: London - or home based within a commutable distance of London


JOB TITLE: Trusts and Foundations Fundraiser


SALARY & BENEFITS: £32,500 per annum (London) or £28,900 per annum (Home based + travel expenses) + 25 days annual leave.


The competitive package also includes:


*Season ticket loan*


*Childcare vouchers*


*A free health cash plan*


*Life Assurance & Group Pension Fund*



THE COMPANY: We are delighted to be working with a renowned charity that delivers world class cancer services for young people in the UK, providing life-changing care and support so young people don't have to face cancer alone.



Working for this charity is a rewarding and positive experience and they are proud to be able to say that 100% of people employed in their last two staff surveys said that they were proud to work for them.



The charity recognises the difference that people can make, so they invest in training and developing you at all stages of your career with them, creating lots of opportunities. The charity regularly holds staff days so that everyone can catch up, find out about what other people are doing and hear about what they have achieved for young people with cancer. These days also provide an opportunity to have some fun and celebrate your successes together!



THE ROLE: We are seeking a creative Trusts and Foundations Fundraiser to add to an already strong portfolio of Trust supporters to achieve their ambitious fundraising plans. The charity needs a confident, creative bid writer who can use their skills to help them further develop this key income stream.



THE CANDIDATE: We are looking for candidates with fantastic communication skills who can write compelling bids and develop strong long term relationships with new and existing funders. You will be pragmatic and you will like variety and have heaps of ambition for the programme and the charity's aim.



Key experience essential for the role:- Trusts and Foundations Fundraiser - London or home based.


  • A strong ability to communicate effectively and write compelling bids.
  • A good level of experience within a similar role.


Are you the we are looking for? If yes then please hit the apply now button.



You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.