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Trusts & Foundations Fundraising Officer
The Green House Bristol

Job Description

HOURS: 22.5 -30 hours a week (0.6 FTE by default, but up to 0.8 FTE for the right candidate, see below)

CONTRACT: 12 month fixed term (maternity cover)

SALARY: £27,000 pro rata (28,500 pro rata for the right candidate, see below)


BASED: St Agnes Lodge, St Paul’s, Bristol (with some homeworking required during the Covid-19 pandemic)

The Green House provides free therapy to children, young people, and adults affected by sexual abuse at any point in their lives. With over 30 years of experience working in this area, we have built up a strong reputation for making a difference to the lives of those who have experienced trauma, through the delivery of quality services with proven outcomes.

We are seeking to recruit an experienced and committed person to join our staff team as our Trusts & Foundations Fundraising Officer.

You will be a skilled fundraiser with a proven track record of winning and maintaining grant income. Your knowledge of the current funding environment and your clear eye for new opportunities will assist you as you implement The Green House’s fundraising strategy.

You will have the opportunity to learn about the lifechanging impact of our services, and from this explore and develop new ways of fundraising for The Green House that amplify and honour the voices of survivors.

Although not essential to the role, if a candidate also has the experience and skill to manage communications over social media and curate effective content on our website the hours and salary will be uplifted to reflect this. 

Applications can be made by emailing your CV and a Letter of Application
The letter should be no longer than 2 sides of A4 evidencing

  1. Your suitability for the role and how you meet the criteria listed in the Person Specification.
  2. Your philosophy and approach to creating a pipeline of grant funding from trusts and foundations

Please also include the names and contact details of two referees who know your work well – one should be a current or recent employer.

For questions about this opportunity, please email Tom Owen

The closing date for applications is 9am Monday 12th October 2020.

Interviews will take place on Tuesday 20th October 2020.

The client requests no contact from agencies or media sales.