Fundraising Manager

WR Fundraising Recruitment has an exciting Fundraising Manager vacancy available for a small, ambitious charity with international reach.


Working closely with the CEO, we are looking for an experienced fundraiser (perhaps one ready for a step up) who can implement a successful fundraising strategy focusing on trusts, corporate partnerships and major donors.


Duties will include:

  • Work with the CEO to design and implement a new fundraising strategy in line with business objectives

  • Effective stewardship of existing supporters, with an emphasis on building long-term relationships

  • Driving forward a major giving programme, delivering support and demonstrating impact to high-net worth individuals

  • Research and create compelling fundraising proposals for a range of funders who align with the charity’s aims

  • Identify potential opportunities through corporate partnerships and individual giving, building relationships and generating unrestricted income

  • Developing supporter communications and marketing initiatives in line with identified priorities within the fundraising strategy


The ideal candidate will:

  • Be an experienced fundraiser with expertise in trusts and foundations, alongside other forms of income generation, such as corporate partnerships and major donors

  • Be adept at managing relationships across a diverse range of supporters and stakeholders

  • Be a brilliant communicator, with exceptional written and spoken English

  • Be keen to learn, energetic, tenacious, and full of enthusiasm

  • Be a driven self-starter, highly organised, able to work independently and manage a varied project portfolio

  • Be excited about the organisation, the opportunities it presents, and the impact your work will have


To apply or for further information, please email a copy of your up to date CV in the first instance.


The team at WR Fundraising Recruitment are passionate about bringing together talented fundraising professionals with fantastic organisations. We’d love to hear from you if you are looking for a new fundraising opportunity.

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£30,000 - £35,000 per annum on experience.

Benefits include flexible working and discretionary bonus.


Full Time



Closing Date


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