London (On-site)
£32000.00 - £33000 per annum + Flexibility, Competitive benefits
Job description

Charity People are delighted to have partnered with Theodora Children's Charity in their search for a Trusts & Foundations Fundraiser. This is a lovely opportunity to manage and develop a growing trusts program.

About Theodora Children's Charity

Theodora Children's Charity is an inspirational charity helping children living with illness and disability to feel better using the proven power of laughter. Their approach to this is pioneering. Via their national network of hospitals, hospices and care centres they provide visits from professional performers who are known as the Giggle Doctors.

Theodora has 33 Giggle Doctors, who are trained to work in medical environments and provide music, play and storytelling. A Giggle Doctor visit isn't just about one magical moment, it can have a significant and lasting impact on a child's well-being and perception of the hospital environment and helps to reduce stress and anxiety for the children and their families during a hospital visit.

Benefits & Culture

- Join a small, high impact children's charity
- Flexible (will consider full & part time)
- Salary c£32, 000 (pro-rata)
- Will consider hybrid or remote

About the role

This is a great opportunity to build on Theodora's success with trusts and foundations and to develop further opportunities for funding. You will nurture relationships with existing funders and successfully manage their funding priorities. You will also grow the program.

This is a role that will require you to submit compelling funding applications to a diverse range of funders giving a different levels. You will identify opportunities to submit and secure larger, longer term funding applications and develop those new relationships.

About you

We are looking for an experienced Trusts Fundraiser who connects with the mission of Theodora and can write compelling funding applications that secure income.

You will be an excellent writer, with good research skills. You will have a good understanding of the trust fundraising space and ideally a known network of funders.

This is a flexible role. Whilst full time is preferred, we are also able to consider part-time candidates. Hybrid and remote working considered.

To apply please send your CV to Emma Adams at Charity People. We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as interviews are happening on a rolling basis.

Charity People actively promotes equality, diversity and inclusion. We match charity needs with skills and experience of candidates, irrespective of age, disability (including hidden disabilities), gender, gender identity or gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, or sexual orientation. We do this because we know greater diversity will lead to even greater results for the charities with which we work.

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Posted on: 21 January 2022
Closed date: 18 February 2022 at 12:59
Job ref: J22638
Tags: Fundraising