Trusts and Foundations Manager

The Prince's Trust
31 Aug 2017
19 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent Full time- 35 hours a week The Prince's Trust is a youth charity that helps change young lives. We give practical and financial support, developing key workplace skills, such as confidence and motivation. We work with 11 to 30-year-olds who have struggled at school, have been in care, are long-term unemployed or have been in trouble with the law. We have helped more than 825,000 young people since 1976 and support 100 more each working day. More than three in four young people we helped last year moved into work, education or training. We are committed to equality and valuing diversity. Our new Trusts & Foundations Manager will be part of a team of three fundraisers working towards an ambitious income target of GBP 5.5 million. You will have the chance to make a real difference for young people across the UK. You will have an understanding and experience of working with supporters or clients to understand their needs, proving impact, and working with colleagues from diverse teams. You will be confident in working with senior colleagues or trustees when they are well-placed to encourage major support. You will inspire the confidence of grantmaking trust supporters. You will be well organised and comfortable dealing with large amounts of information, presenting it effectively both verbally and in writing. We will offer you support within a friendly team, with the chance to develop your own portfolio of supporters. The Prince's Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment A NOTE FOR RECRUITMENT AGENCIES We prefer to hire people directly, but we do have a preferred supplier list for when we'd like a helping hand. We'll be in touch if we need you. We reserve the right to change the closing date depending on the number of responses received. Please submit your application as soon as possible to ensure it is considered in the selection process. If you have a disability and can demonstrate that closing this post early would impact on your ability to submit an application in time, please contact our HR team to request arrangements for an application to be submitted within the original timeframe.