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Trust Fundraiser

  • Full time
  • £30,836
  • Glasgow or Edinburgh
  • Closing 2nd April 2023

  • Advertised from 16th March 2023
  • 35 hours per week
  • 25 days annual leave + bank holidays (Pro rata for part time) a contributory pension scheme; season ticket loan; an employee assistance programme and opportunities for further training.
  • Reference: MAR20238451


The Salvation Army is a worldwide charity and Christian church, working in over 132 countries. The Salvation Army is the largest provider of welfare services in the UK after the Government. We are working in the heart of communities supporting those who have experienced human trafficking and homelessness, people who are struggling with debt and unemployment and those recovering from addiction.

As a Trust Fundraiser, you will be a key member of our passionate and talented philanthropy team. You will proactively manage a portfolio of charitable trusts and foundations to secure income in support of The Salvation Army’s programme of work in Scotland and Northern Ireland helping some of the most vulnerable people in our society and fighting against injustice.”

Key Responsibilities:

As a member of the Trust Fundraising Unit, you will be responsible for securing gifts from and building relationships with charitable trusts and foundations. You will identify and initiate relationships with prospective donors using a range of research methods and develop long-term relationships by the excellent stewardship of supporters.

The successful candidate(s) will be able to demonstrate:

  • Experience of successful fundraising from charitable trusts and foundations
  • Strong writing skills and creative approaches
  • Ability to build effective working relationships across an organisation
  • Ability to prioritise a varied workload and work within a complex environment

Application notes

To find out more about the role and to apply, please visit our website.

Closing date: 23:59, Sunday, 2nd April 2023

Interview Date: WC 10 April 2023

Appointment subject to Satisfactory References, Proof of right to work in the UK and Disclosure Scotland Check

Please note that we may close the vacancy earlier than the stated closing date should we receive a sufficient number of applications

As a disability Confident Scheme employer we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy