Senior Fundraiser - Trusts and Foundations

Type: Full-time or Part-time considered (4 days minimum)
Location: Glasgow (some home or Edinburgh office working available by agreement)
Salary: £32,000 - £35,000 depending on experience
Closing Date: Noon, Thursday 29th August 2019

Full Description

St Andrew’s First Aid is Scotland’s only dedicated first aid charity and its mission is to provide everyone in the country with the highest standards in first aid skills, services and volunteering opportunities. It believes that no-one should suffer or die because they needed first aid and didn’t get it. Its network of almost 1000 volunteers attend public events and pass on their skills to communities across Scotland.

This is your opportunity to work with an inspiring and dedicated team as the new Senior Fundraiser – Trusts and Foundations.

“Freya undoubtedly saved Shaun’s life and ensured oxygen was getting to his brain which meant that after 2 days in a coma Shaun woke to no nerve or brain damage – something which we are extremely grateful for. Freya is an absolute hero in our eyes as she has given us the gift of our son’s future, which without her actions would not have existed.”

The Senior Fundraiser – Trusts and Foundations, will be responsible for ensuring the organisational target for Trusts and Foundations is met. This role will involve researching and identifying potential funders, strong relationship management with funders, keeping up to date with the funding landscape and writing compelling funding applications to a variety of trusts, foundations and other relevant grant makers.

You will be a gifted communicator, and an active listener able to absorb the work of the organisation and creating persuasive cases for support for a multiple audiences through a variety of channels.

If you have experience in a similar role, enjoyed successful bids of five and six figures, excellent communication skills and a real passion for delivering exceptional content to deadlines then this is your chance to join an iconic organisation. You will be looking to be a part of a fun team, helping to save lives.

How To Apply

If this sounds like a perfect role for you then please contact [email protected] as soon as possible for further information prior to making your application.

Closing date: Noon, 29th August 2019

Interview date: t.b.c.

This search is being conducted on behalf of St Andrew’s First Aid by BTA. Our leadership team have all worked in the voluntary sector and we use this experience to match organisations and individuals to create great appointments.