Fundraising Officer

WR Fundraising Recruitment is delighted to be working with one of the capital’s most recognised charities.


We have an exciting Fundraising Executive vacancy for an aspiring fundraising professional to support senior managers with a wide variety of duties including report writing, prospect research and supporter care / donor development.


Working closely with the Director, duties will include:

  • Prospect Research – Assist with identifying potential fundraising opportunities from charitable trusts / foundations and major donors

  • Assist with the management of a portfolio of fundraising prospects

  • Engage with existing funders, nurturing support and providing fundraising update reports

  • Assist in the writing of fundraising applications / bid writing

  • Manage and nurture supporters through e-mail, telephone, written proposals and other forms of communication

  • Ensure all relationship and gift information is input in an accurate and timely manner onto the charity’s database.


This is a very exciting role within the fundraising department and we are looking for personable candidates with fundraising experience with either – corporate partnerships, trusts & grants, major donor, individual giving or similar.


The ideal candidate will have:

  • Proven experience of identifying and responding to external opportunities and an ability to translate into practical plans of action, towards financial outcomes

  • Experience in writing, preparing compelling proposals, demonstrating need, impact and social return.

  • Demonstrable experience of researching, developing, delivering and evaluating new business opportunities

  • Strong research and analytical skills and attention to detail.

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to present information with a clear and concise writing style

  • Computer literate with the ability to utilise a range of office packages


For further details, please email a copy of your up to date CV in the first instance.


Due to the high number of applicants, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you have not heard from one of our representatives within 1 week of applying, then your application has been unsuccessful.

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£27,000 - £31,000 per annum on experience.

Excellent benefits including 27 days annual leave.


Full Time.



Closing Date


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