St Joseph's Hospice
E8, London
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

St Joseph's Hospice was founded in 1905 by the Religious Sisters of Charity and as such it has a rich, Catholic heritage which informs our work today: to support and welcome those in need, from all different cultures, religions and backgrounds.

We provide high-quality specialist palliative care for patients with cancer and other life-threatening conditions across East and North London. We have a large team of clinical staff who work across community, in-patient and out-patient services delivering individualised, responsive, and holistic support to patients and their families/carers.

Outline of job role and purpose

We are seeking an experienced trust & grants fundraiser with a track record of securing significant income from trusts, foundations and statutory bodies.

The Trust & Grants Manager plays a pivotal role in our small but dynamic fundraising team and will be responsible for identifying potential funders, managing funder pipelines and writing effective bids and evaluation reports.

You will need:

  • Ability to write and submit compelling funding applications
  • Excellent communication skills both oral and written
  • Ability to do effective research to understand funders interests and maximise potential for success
  • Ability to plan ahead and work to deadlines

Continuation of NHS Pension Scheme is available.

We offer 27 days' holiday plus public holidays and excellent pension scheme.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

For further information, please contact Melanie Reed, Head of Fundraising, as detailed via the Apply button.

Applicants are subject to enhanced DBS (previously CRB).

Posted on: 24 November 2020
Closed date: 21 December 2020
Job ref: J253-A-20-2044
Tags: Fundraising, Business Development