London, Greater London (On-site)
£35,415 + £3,000 London weighting
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Prospectus is excited to be supporting Citizens UK in the search for a new Fundraising Manager to join their growing team. You will be managing trusts and foundations fundraising, as well as exploring other fundraising streams and building a team.

The position is offered at 5 days per week but alternative working patterns proposals are welcome. You could be based in London, or anywhere in the UK.

Citizens UK has 550 member communities who are deeply rooted in their local areas and connect every day to the lived of hundreds of thousands of people. Through community organising, Citizens UK enable people to develop their leadership and come together with the power and strategy to make change. This leads to hundreds of neighbourhood improvements and some of the biggest campaign impacts in the UK.

As the Fundraising Manager, you will collaborate closely with the growing Communications, Membership and Campaigns team to integrate fundraising, you will also build fundraising capacity with community leaders and you will be responsible for fundraising for projects directly.

We are looking for an experienced trusts and foundations fundraiser, or someone with transferable knowledge from the grant making sector, to lead the centralised fundraising efforts through both strategic planning and hands-on fundraising. The new Fundraising Manager will also need to have an interest in exploring other areas of fundraising, for example; individual giving, corporate partnerships, or digital fundraising.

If you are creative, ambitious and someone who enjoys building relationships with a variety of different people, then this could be your next step. Please get in touch to find out more.

To apply


We welcome candidates from a diverse range of backgrounds. In order to apply please submit your CV in the first instance. Should your experience be suitable, we will arrange for a meeting to brief you on the role. You'll then have all the information you need to formally apply. We are looking forward to connecting with you soon.


If you have any disability and require reasonable adjustment/s to any part of the process then please contact Femke Vorstman at Prospectus.


If you feel you meet some of the criteria but not all, we really hope you'll enquire and learn more. Prospectus can advise and support on each part of the role and hopefully your application, so we look forward to hearing from you.

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Posted on: 14 January 2022
Closed date: 07 February 2022 at 23:59
Job ref: hq00180184
Tags: Fundraising