Trusts and Major Gift Fundraising Manager needed urgently on an interim basis to start ASAP.

Trusts and Major Gift Fundraising Manager needed urgently on an interim basis to start ASAP.

Cancelled

Job Description

Trusts and Major Gift Fundraising Manager needed urgently on an interim basis to start ASAP.

Key responsibilities will include:
- Undertake new research on grant giving bodies and major donors with whom the charity could develop partnerships in order to generate funds
- Apply to statutory or lottery funders
- Implement a programme of regular trust and grant applications in order to meet fundraising target
- Draft and submit applications to potential funders, including writing relevant, creative proposals and pitches
- Maintain a network of trust contacts and effectively manage and maximise these relationships
- Maintain and monitor a database of trust and major donor contacts
- Ensure that all donors are thanked and relationships maintained
- Undertake own administrative support.
- Manage the Trust and Major Gifts Assistant Work closely with Patient Services to develop and compile funding proposals
- Research, identify and segment trusts and major donors using appropriate databases
- Prepare and implement cultivation plans as appropriate for major donor prospects to maximise long term income
- Manage cultivation events to engage with prospects and deliver long term funding opportunities
In order to apply you will have the following skills and experience:
- Experience in a fundraising environment, raising funds from grant-giving organisations and/or major donors
- Excellent presentation and communication skills
- Ability to write innovative funding proposals and applications, working independently using research skills
- A thorough understanding of the essential components of trust fundraising and major donor strategies
- The ability to work to budgets and targets
- Experience of lottery and statutory fundraising is an advantage
- Excellent IT skills in all MS Office applications and fundraising databases is essential

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Skills: research