London, Greater London (On-site)
£30,000 - £32,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Hunter Merrifield are thrilled to partner Cure Parkinson’s to find an excellent Trusts Officer to be jointly responsible for implementing Cure Parkinson’s, Trust fundraising programme and meeting agreed income targets by producing high quality applications to secure significant income from grant-giving Trusts and Foundations, both existing and new. 

Job Title: Trusts Officer
Organisation: Cure Parkinson’s
Salary: £30,000 - £32,000
Location: London based office & home, with a minimum of 3 days in the office.
Contract: Full time, permanent
Benefits: 28 days’ holiday three of which must be taken over Christmas, plus bank holidays. Pension enrolment and flexible working
Closing date: Monday 14th February 2022
Required: CV and Cover Letter

About Cure Parkinson’s

Curing Parkinson’s needs world-class collaborative science involving researchers, clinicians, the pharmaceutical industry and, most importantly, people who are living with Parkinson’s. This collaboration is at the heart of our research programme.

Their leadership and funding enables the world’s leading neuroscientists and neurologists to prioritise, together, the next generation of drugs for clinical trial.

Job Responsibilities
 

  • Secure income for Cure Parkinson’s by creating tailored proposals for restricted and unrestricted funds.
  • Support the development of an international trust programme.
  • Work collaboratively with the research and senior management teams to identify immediate and long-term funding requirements, and to develop in-depth project proposals. 
  • To make the team aware of new and existing funding opportunities from Trusts and Grantmakers. 
  • To work across the fundraising team to utilise opportunities and encourage the team to identify opportunities in Trust fundraising as they arise. 
  • Submit high-quality grant applications within required deadlines to a wide range of funders including large national funders, building relationships and partnerships.
  • Develop prospect research into a pipeline of funding applications to small, medium, large and multi-year funders.
  • To ensure that approaches are made to relevant funders and all opportunities are utilized. 


Skills and Experience
 

  • Self-motivated and enthusiastic worker
  • Excellent communicator both written and face to face with an ability to adapt to each donor’s individual needs
  • Effective team worker
  • Flexible approach to working conditions and working environment change
  • Self-motivated and enthusiastic worker
  • Excellent communicator both written and face to face with an ability to adapt to each donor’s individual needs
  • Effective team worker
  • Flexible approach to working conditions and working environment change


This role is perfect for a Trusts fundraiser looking to join a fast-growing team. You will be part of a passionate and inspiring group, where you will be able to develop was the charity grows.

To find out more and to apply for the role, get in contact with Stuart Milliner at Hunter Merrifield.

Along with the charity we want to practice a diverse and inclusive recruitment process that ensures equal opportunity for all we work with, irrespective of race, sexual orientation, mental or physical disability, age or gender. As an organisation, we encourage applications from all backgrounds and will ensure measures are met when required, to allow a fair process throughout. 

Posted on: 25 January 2022
Closed date: 14 February 2022 at 23:59
Job ref: SM - CP TO
Tags: Fundraising