Plan International UK is a global children’s charity. We work to give every child the same chance in life.
We are recruiting for a Trust Funding Coordinator in the Major Partnerships Unit. This role sits in The Philanthropic Partnerships Team, which is specifically responsible for all trust, foundation and major donor relationships and income. This is a great opportunity to gain experience in fundraising from trusts and foundations, as part of an exciting and innovative team.
Working closely with the Trust Funding Officer, you will contribute to sustaining and increasing income from trusts and foundations. You will focus on existing donors with the capacity to give up to £25,000 a year to Plan International, as well as identifying, researching and applying to new prospects at this level. You will also manage a small trusts’ portfolio running mailings through the database and looking for opportunities to grow portfolio income.
You will have experience of managing several projects simultaneously and be able to demonstrate a clear and persuasive writing style. You will also have a keen interest in fundraising from trusts and foundations and ideally have experience of working in a fundraising team or similar environment. You will be proficient in using IT packages such as Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Publisher.
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The deadline for applications is Monday 15 March 2020.
Interviews will take place on 22 and 23 March 2020.
We are committed to the safeguarding and protection of children, young people and adults in our work. We, therefore, apply rigorous recruitment and selection processes to ensure that only those who are suitable are recruited to work for us. Accordingly, appointment to all our roles is subject to a range of vetting checks. A criminal record will not necessarily bar you from working for us; this will depend on the circumstances of any offences.
Plan International UK is committed to being an inclusive employer and we welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds.