Trusts and Foundations Manager

Salary Band (FTE): £33,423 – £43,867 (Newcastle) / £37,499 - £47,943 (including London allowance)
Hours of work: Full time, flexible
Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne or London
Role type: Permanent

Traidcraft Exchange is an international development charity which uses the power of trade to bring about lasting solutions to poverty.  It runs development programmes in South Asia and Africa, works directly with businesses to improve their supply chains and does advocacy and campaigning in the UK to promote justice and fairness in international trade.


We are going through an exciting time of development within the Fundraising Team at Traidcraft Exchange and are looking for a Trusts and Foundations Manager with a proven track record, to drive growth in income from trust fundraising, corporate foundations and the development of major gift fundraising both in the UK and abroad.


We are looking for a skilled people person with exceptional communication skills who is able to write compelling and persuasive applications both to a technical and non-technical audience effectively. Attention to detail and strong organisational skills are essential in this role. Networking is also a vital part of the role and some UK and possibly overseas travel may be required.


As one of the only international development charities head-quartered in the North East this is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate. In return we offer genuinely flexible working in a small, supportive and friendly environment.


Part-time hours can be considered.

Closing date for applications: 9am, 9th July 2019                                   

Provisional date for interviews:  18th/19th July 2019

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Nicki Davies-Jones