One of the UK’s most inspiring and best-known faith-based organisations is looking for an experienced and highly motivated Trust Fundraiser to join our team.
The Salvation Army is a worldwide charity and Christian church, working in over 132 countries. The Salvation Army was founded more than 150 years ago in the east end of London, and today is the largest provider of welfare services in the UK after the Government.
As a Trust Fundraiser, you will be a key member of the Trust Fundraising Unit, proactively managing a portfolio of charitable trusts and foundations to secure income towards the team’s income target in support of The Salvation Army’s UK programme of work.
As a member of the Trust Fundraising Unit, you will be responsible for securing gifts from and building relationships with charitable trusts and foundations. You will identify and initiate relationships with prospective donors using a range of research methods and develop long-term relationships by stewarding existing supporters. You will also be responsible for organising donor events alongside the Major Donor and Corporate Fundraising Units, including the donor reception at the annual Salvation Army Carol Concert at the Royal Albert Hall.
The successful candidate(s) will be able to demonstrate:
- Experience of successful fundraising from charitable trusts and foundations
- Ability to build effective working relationships across an organisation
- Ability to prioritise a varied workload and work within a complex environment
Benefits: 25 days annual leave + bank holidays; a contributory pension scheme; season ticket loan and an employee assistance programme.
Appointment subject to satisfactory references, proof of right to work in the UK and an enhanced DBS Check will be required.
Closing date: 25 April 2021. Interviews: w/c 26 April 2021.
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