Fundraising Manager

  • Full time
  • £32,000
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 15th November 2021

  • Advertised from 14th October 2021


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 medalist, Eric Liddell, our mission is to be at the heart of the community, enhancing health and wellbeing and improving people’s lives.

We are undergoing a significant period of growth, change and development with a new vision for the future, in addition to embarking on an exciting initiative linked to the 2024 Centenary of Eric Liddell’s Olympic Medal winning performance, with our strategic and international partners.

The Fundraising Manager will be a member of our Senior Management Team, will play a key role in developing our fundraising strategy and manage a team of motivated and enthusiastic colleagues. You will lead the work to 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.

You will demonstrate a proven track-record in generating major income through managing a diverse portfolio of funders, strategic developments and staff management.

Application notes

If you are an experienced fundraising manager and are passionate about enriching/supporting people’s lives and want to join a growing Edinburgh based charity, you can find out more at:

For an informal discussion with our CEO, please contact John MacMillan via email initially, at and he will arrange to call you back.

To receive a further information pack, please contact Zsofia B Molnar at

Deadline for applications: Monday 15th November 2021.

Date of interviews: Friday 26th November 2021.