To enable us to further and broaden our work, we are seeking an experienced Fundraising Officer to help grow the Trust’s voluntary income. This is a key role at the Trust and the post holder will have the opportunity to use their existing experience and skills to really shape the fundraising activities of the Community Forest.
Specific experience of fundraising in the Not for Profit (NFP) sector with solid record of achievement
Proficient in handling bid applications, both large and small scale.
Ability to create new ideas and initiatives to establish and secure new sources of funding.
In order to be considered for this role, please include a covering letter as well as your CV when submitting your application.
About the Thames Chase Trust
The Thames Chase Trust aims to make the Thames Chase Community Forest an inspirational example of landscape regeneration through cost effective environmental improvements that change lives and that demonstrates the values outlined in the Thames Chase Plan through exemplar community led management of the Forest and in the Thames Chase Forest Centre.
About the Thames Chase Community Forest
The Thames Chase Community Forest covers 40 square miles of countryside around the London/Essex borders and encompasses countryside in Barking and Dagenham, Brentwood, Havering, Thurrock and Essex. Within its boundaries there has been a concerted effort, and success, over the last 30 years to re-generate despoiled landscape and enhance the natural environment for the benefit of local people and wildlife.