Vacancies

Fundraising Officer (Trusts & Foundations)

Part-time fixed-term post (Apr-Dec 2017)

Starting salary £22,862 pro rata, or as agreed on a freelance basis

We have a vacancy for a part-time fundraiser to join our team based in Edinburgh. Reporting to the Fundraising Manager, you’ll be responsible for leading our work on fundraising from Trusts and Foundations. As well as identifying suitable bodies, you’ll be writing tailored funding proposals, stewarding existing funders and prospects, and overseeing the administrative processes of fundraising income.

Applicants should ideally have worked in a similar role, and have had experience of planning and writing funding approaches. You’ll need excellent communications skills, both verbal and written, and need to be able to demonstrate a high level of attention to detail. Previous experience of Raiser’s Edge would be desirable, and a professional qualification from the Institute of Fundraisers would also be useful.

Ideally we’d be looking for someone to undertake 2 days per week with us, though we could be flexible as to how this would be worked.

Full details of the post including a job description and person specification can be downloaded from this page.

Interested applicants should send a CV and covering letter outlining the skills and experience you could bring to the post, along with an equal opportunities questionnaire, to recruitment@rbge.org.uk by noon GMT on Fri. 27th January 2017.

No recruitment agencies please.

 

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