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Top job! Fundraising Manager

  • Full time
  • £30,000
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 3rd February 2019

  • Advertised from 18th December 2018
  • 37.5 hours per week.


The Eric Liddell Centre (ELC) is a local care charity and community hub in the South West of Edinburgh delivering a range of services throughout the City. Founded in 1980 in memory of the 1924 Olympic 400m gold medallist, Eric Liddell, our mission is to be at the heart of the community, enhancing health and wellbeing and improving people’s lives.

We are embarking upon a period of growth and development through to 2021. There is also a new vision for services for the local Community offered at the ELC linked to our Strategic Business Plan 2018 -21.

The Fundraising Manager will play a key role in developing the Fundraising strategy of the organisation and driving forward new initiatives and projects to assist the long-term sustainability of the Centre. You will identify, generate and grow charitable income to underpin the ELC’s work in the community by managing a portfolio of funders and prospects, creatively stewarding existing relationships and maximising opportunities for giving.

There will be an Open Day at the Centre on Wednesday 16th January 2019 from 11.00am – 14.00pm when you can meet informally with the CEO and senior staff to discuss the post.

Application notes

If you have a proven track-record in generating major income streams from trusts, foundations and grant funders and are passionate about enriching and supporting people’s lives, you can find more information at:

Deadline for applications: Sunday 3rd February 2019.

To apply please complete the application form and return in a sealed envelope marked ‘Confidential’ either by post to:

John MacMillan


c/o Owen O’Donnell

Eric Liddell Centre

15 Morningside Road


EH10 4DP

Or by email to