Thatcham, West Berkshire
£24,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Are you highly organised, with a flair for developing compelling proposals? Can you build enduring relationships with a range of different people? Do you want to use your skills to secure vital funds to support mental health and wellbeing in young people?

The Charlie Waller Trust, a dynamic and growing mental health charity, is recruiting a Trusts and Foundations Fundraising Officer to manage a portfolio of high-value trusts and foundations, which form a key income source for our charity. This is a vital role within our charity and the successful candidate will develop strong relationships with current and potential donors and help identify new funding opportunities.

We’re seeking a personable team player with excellent communication skills. You’ll be highly organised, capable of planning and working to deadlines, and have the knowledge and skills to research and prepare high-quality fundraising applications. Working closely with the Head of Fundraising, you’ll contribute to the success and growth of trusts and foundations fundraising within The Charlie Waller Trust.



This role is offered on a flexible working basis with the understanding that there is a requirement for some regular attendance at our office in Thatcham, Berkshire. It is a permanent, full-time contract (4 days considered for the right candidate) to start as soon as possible. 


How to apply

Application is by CV and covering letter; there is no application form. In your letter, please tell us how you meet the person specification, which can be found in the attached job description, and explain why you would like to apply for the position.

We will be reviewing all applications after the closing date and will try to establish a shortlist as quickly as possible. We will notify all successful and unsuccessful applicants by email once the shortlist has been established.

The advert may close earlier than the stated closing date if a high volume of suitable applications is received.

Closing date: 16th January 2022 (23.59)

More about Charlie Waller Trust

The Charlie Waller Trust was set up in 1997 by the Waller family in memory of Charlie who tragically took his own life at the age of 28 whilst ... Read more

Refreshed on: 29 December 2021
Closed date: 16 January 2022
Tags: Fundraising

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