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Trusts and Foundations Officer (Maternity Cover)

  • Full time
  • £28,000
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 2nd February 2023

  • Advertised from 16th January 2023
  • 37.5 hours per week. 12 month contract.


Are you and experienced Trust and Foundations fundraiser with a love of storytelling and copywriting?

Loneliness has the same impact on mortality as 15 cigarettes a day and in this role, you will help the Fundraising Team to realise ambitious targets and help change people’s lives, bringing people together in their local community to improve health and wellbeing.

At The Eric Liddell Community our vision is a community where no one feels lonely. We are driving progress towards this by: providing a Day Service for people living with dementia alongside a programme of community-based activities for people living with dementia; a programme of well-being activities, courses and classes for unpaid carers, and running our vibrant Community Hub, in the heart of Edinburgh.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone with experience of working in a similar fundraising role. We are looking for someone is passionate about people coming together and the power of community; who can manage multiple priorities and generate funds from trusts, foundations and other grant making bodies to support a variety of project and initiatives across the charity; and is a collaborative and hardworking team player.

If you would like to work for a local care charity, in a friendly and supportive working environment with a focus on staff wellbeing and development, in a rewarding role where you will really make a difference to people’s lives, then join us here at The Eric Liddell Community.

Application notes

Should you have any questions or like a conversation before making an application, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with our Fundraising and Development Manager, Alice Russell at

To apply please email your CV and covering letter to Zsofia B Molnar at

Deadline for applications: 11:59 Thu 2 February

Please note that we will interview strong candidates on a rolling basis when they apply and may close before the deadline and therefore we encourage early applications.