Soil Association

Senior Fundraising Manager, Trusts & Companies (Healthy & Sustainable Diets)

This is a superb opportunity for a results-driven fundraiser to grow income for the Soil Association as we embark on our new and hugely ambitious strategy to 2030

About our organisation

The Soil Association, formed in 1946, is the only UK charity that works across the spectrum of human health, the environment and animal welfare. That’s because we cannot tackle these issues in isolation.

We campaign for change, support farming innovation, serve healthy food in communities, support and grow the organic market, and protect forests. We couldn't do any of this without our supporters, partners, donors and dedicated staff. We make a difference in the world where it’s needed the most.

About the opportunity

This is a superb opportunity for a results-driven fundraiser to grow income for the Soil Association as we embark on our new and hugely ambitious strategy to 2030. We are seeking a Senior Fundraising Manager to deliver income from trusts, statutory funders and companies with a focus on our Healthy and Sustainable Diets programmes. Your will work closely with the programme teams to identify and research funding opportunities and create compelling funding proposals to deliver range of diverse and inspiring projects. You will lead a team of trust and corporate fundraisers and take a lead in developing the Trust and Statutory strategy for the charity.

About you

We are looking for a brilliant fundraiser and leader, who has the skills to work with teams internally and build relationships externally to deliver a growing income stream for the charity. You'll have solid experience of raising five and six figure donations from charitable trusts and have experience of delivering effective and inspiring corporate partnerships. You're ambitious to grow income and make an impact on climate, nature and health through the universal connecting power of food.

Hours

Full-time (37.5 hours per week) Permanent contract

Important dates

Interviews are expected to take place 7th December 2021.

To Apply

Click ‘apply’ to submit your application form. Please note we look at applications on arrival and reserve the right to close this vacancy early.

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For any queries, please get in touch with recruitment@soilassociation.org

Please note we do not accept CVs or Cover Letters.

We know the value of diversity in nature and want it in our organisation. We recognize that diverse backgrounds and experiences will bring a fresh perspective to our work. If you're not sure about applying, please get in touch with us for a chat.

Thank you for your interest in supporting our work at the Soil Association.