An aspirational charity for children and young people are offering an excellent opportunity to develop your fundraising career. Not only will you be raising funds for a great cause but will also have flexible working hours and 1 day working from home to ensure a great work life balance. This charity offers a real opportunity for growth and development.
The Trust's aim is to raise funds to continue providing fostering, children's homes and a range of innovative leaving care and homelessness services across the UK & Isle of Man. This is an exciting new role to help maximise on fundraised income, so the charity can continue raising even more to fund their rapidly-growing services for their young people in care.
You will be responsible for producing successful bids and developing corporate social responsibility opportunities to bring in restricted and unrestricted income. You will also contribute to the charity's fundraising communications and support the writing of their bi-annual newsletter.
The successful candidate will ideally have:
Evidence of successful income generation through fundraising activity in the following areas: charitable trusts and foundations, and corporate world.
Knowledge of the fundraising environment and regulatory framework in the voluntary sector.
Excellent writing and editing skills, networking and evidence of strong relationship building skills.
Creativity, high level presentation and project management skills.
Flexibility to travel to different services across UK
In return they offer:
A salary range of £28,000 – £35,000 per annum depending on experience, a flexible and friendly working environment, a fun, open and honest culture, a comprehensive induction programme and career progression for high performers, a shopping discount scheme, after successful probation a contributory pension, season ticket loans, cycle to work scheme, childcare vouchers and employee assistance programme.