Do you have the passion and skills to build relationships with grant-making trusts and write applications to them?
You would be part of a team which engages with, and solicits income from, individuals, churches, major donors and charitable trusts. This part-time role will be responsible for raising funds from charitable trusts to fulfil the vision of Serving In Mission and is an excellent opportunity for someone with experience in trust fundraising.
You will be working mainly with trusts but also with high net-worth individuals and their trusts to secure major gifts. The successful applicant will look to inspire supporters to donate to the charity, while building long-term relationships with individuals through writing applications and reports, phone calls, events, and face-to-face meetings. This is likely to be a two-day a week role.
The successful candidate will have an awareness of Christian missions, be active in some form of Christian service, whether in the local church or elsewhere. You will need strong computer skills, including experience with Outlook, Word, Excel and databases. You will have excellent writing skills and will show an ability to listen to missionaries and supporters, building on their interests and passions.
Salary: £23k–£25k pro rata
Place of work: Serving in Mission, presently at Wetheringsett Manor, Wetheringsett, Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 5QX
Closing date for applications: Monday, October 9