Trusts and Foundations Officer

Trusts and Foundations Officer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Fundraising, Trusts, Statutory & Legacy

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £29.4k per year

  • Contact :

    Hannah Laking

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    020 7820 7331

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:


  • Closing date:


  • Posted:


  • Consultant:


Harris Hill are thrilled to be working with this excellent homelessness charity again finding them a great new Trusts and Foundations Officer. This role is a brilliant opportunity for someone who is currently an assistant or executive who want that next step up in their careers.

Main responsibilities for this role are:

  • Maximise income from Trusts and Foundations to support their charitable activities
  • Build and manage relationships with a varied portfolio of Trusts and Foundations to secure gifts of £5,000 or more
  • Research, correspond, contact and meet with funders as required to build a relationship ahead of submitting funding applications
  • Maintain the relationships with the funders between applications to nurture positive relationships between them and the organisation.

Experience required:

  • Relevant experience of working on or supporting on 5/6 figure Trusts and Foundation applications.
  • Excellent proposal and copy writing skills and the ability to write compelling funding propositions and reports for funders with the ability to match projects to a prospective funder's interests
  • Excellent research skills set

If you would like to have a chat to learn more about this role and to receive a full job description please contact Hannah or Dagmara at Harris Hill on dagmara.depaula@harrishill.co.uk or Hannah.laking@harrishill.co.uk.

The hiring manager is seeing applications as they come in so please get in touch ASAP to not miss out.

Salary is £29,600

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.