Trusts and Statutory Fundraising Manager

  • Full time
  • £30,000 – £34,000
  • Edinburgh & Home working (Blended)
  • Closing 2nd August 2021

  • Advertised from 23rd June 2021
  • Salary depending on experience. Plus 6% pension contribution . 35 hours per week


Cruse Scotland is Scotland’s only open-to-all bereavement charity. As such, we support people of all ages regardless of when the death occurred or the cause of death.

Each year we support over 6,000 people through our helpline, listening and counselling services, specialist support for children and groupwork. We also develop the therapeutic workforce through our development and volunteering opportunities and external training.

We are at an exciting point in our development and are seeking to establish a fundraising team to help us achieve our goal of becoming a sustainable charity that works closely with partner agencies to support Scotland’s bereaved.

About the Role:

We seek to recruit an experienced fundraising professional to lead on the development and implementation of a Trusts, Foundations and Statutory Fundraising strategy.

Reporting directly to the CEO, the postholder will focus on securing grant income from a range of local and national sources that support current services and help us achieve our long-term development plans.

The post will be a combination of home & office based in Edinburgh. Some occasional travel in Scotland may be necessary.

Application notes

The closing date for applications is noon on 2nd August 2021.

Interviews will be held online on 12th August 2021