26 Aug
  • By Jeremy Sharpe
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We currently have two vacancies to work with Linking Lives UK and these are as follows:

Trust & Grants Fundraiser

Rate: £36,000 – £40,0000 per year (FTE) (£21,600-£24,000 actual)
Hours: 24 hours per week – Flexible working available
Status: Freelance/ Self-employed
Location: Home-based
Contract: 1 Year initially (subject to 6 month review)

Would you like to work in an innovative national charity which aims to combat social isolation and loneliness among older people?

Do you have excellent communication skills and a proven track record of securing grants from grant-making trusts?

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Trust Fundraiser with a proven track record to join our team!

Linking Lives UK exists to reduce social isolation and loneliness, with a particular focus on older people. Working in partnership with churches and Christian organisations we are setting up befriending projects right across the UK, bringing people together, because we believe no one should feel alone.
We are looking for someone who will build on existing relationships with grant and trusts organisations and identify and approach new organisations to meet annual financial targets. You will be able to compile and submit compelling applications for funding with accuracy and implement robust procedures to ensure we meet the funders formal reporting requirements.

For further information, please download the role description and person specification below. For informal enquiries please contact Jeremy Sharpe on 07970 100131

To apply please send your CV along with a covering letter explaining why you are applying for this role to recruitment@linkinglives.uk

Closing date: Friday 25th September 2020

Interview date: Thursday 1st October 2020

Trusts and Grants Fundraiser Role Description

Trusts and Grants Fundraiser Person Spec