The Cottage Family Centre
The Cottage Family Centre

Charity registered in Scotland SC014271

The Cottage Family Centre was established in 1987.  The focus of the work at the Centre is to provide a range of support to those families and individuals within family units who are vulnerable to social exclusion as a result of factors such as poverty, unemployment, poor housing, relationship breakdown, drug and alcohol problems and health related issues.


Current vacancies

Fundraising Coordinator

  • Part time
  • £20,000 pro-rata
  • Kirkcaldy
  • Closing 29th January 2020

Working in a vibrant centre in Kirkcaldy, you will report to the Strategic Manager.

Responsible for all aspects of fundraising activity, you will be specifically responsible for generating essential income for our family centred services through grants, trusts, foundations and corporate sponsors.

Working with our services, you will identify opportunities to generate new income streams.

You will be highly organised, with the ability to multitask and prioritise effectively.

As importantly, you will bring a positive attitude and personal drive to the role and the wider organisation.

Key skills:

  • At least 18 months experience in fundraising positions for third sector Organisations
  • The ability to research and develop new income streams
  • At least 18 months experience in fundraising positions for third sector Organisations
  • A working knowledge of Microsoft package
  • Evidence of writing dynamic funding proposals and Inspiring people to commit to the fundraising goals of the Centre
  • Research skills and attention to detail: sourcing information and statistics, researching trends, assessing costs.
  • Creativity: putting together innovative events and projects
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