Development Manager (Trusts & Grants)

Development Manager (Trusts & Grants)

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    Fundraising, Trusts, Statutory & Legacy

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  • Salary:

    £42k - 45k per year

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    Dominic Gilchrist

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Harris Hill are thrilled to be partnering up exclusively with an animal welfare charity in their search for a Development Manager (Trusts & Grants). This an exciting time to be joining the charity as there are ambitious plans in development to further grow income as they start their new 5 year strategy cycle and prepare to drive their fundraising efforts to the next level. 

The Development manager will play a key role in the Income and Engagement team; leading on developing and delivering the strategy in this area in support of key capital and revenue priorities. With a passion and creativity for writing successful applications, you will be responsible for: research to ensure a regular and reliable pipeline of new prospects; developing grant proposals; leveraging existing relationships and ensuring excellent stewardship of donors.

To be considered for this role you will need:

  • A demonstrable track record of identifying, negotiating and securing significant new partnerships from large scale trusts and foundations based in the UK and globally.

  • Substantial experience developing compelling audience focused cases for support to drive long term value from grant making trusts, foundations and Lottery sources.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to produce well designed and high quality proposals.

If this role sounds of interest to you and you want to have a chat and review the full job description, please do contact Dominic at Harris Hill on dominic.gilchrist@harrishill.co.uk or call him on 020 7820 7332.

Contract: Permanent, Full Time (35 Hours)

Salary: Circa £45,000

Please send your CV and supporting statement to Dominic by Friday 11th March.

Harris Hill Charity Recruitment Specialists operates an equal opportunity policy and commits to treating all of our candidates and jobseekers fairly. We welcome and encourage applications from everyone regardless of age, disability, sex, gender, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.