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Senior Trusts and Project Development Executive, Demelza

Post date
8 May 2019
Closing date
27 May 2019
Sittingbourne, Kent or Eltham, SE London
22.2 hours per week
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Demelza provides specialist care and emotional support for children and young people with terminal conditions and their loved ones, across Kent, East Sussex and South East London.

Every role at Demelza contributes and impacts on our ability to support each child, young person and their family achieve the best possible life, whatever their challenges.

We are seeking a skilled and experienced fundraiser to join our Trusts and Project Development Team to cover a period of maternity leave. You will be able to demonstrate your extensive working knowledge and experience of Trust Fundraising and work within the charity sector. This post will be on a temporary contract for a period of up to 6 months.

You will account manage a number of key mid-level charitable trusts, foundations, grant giving organisations and livery companies and be a representative of Demelza, maintaining our values at all times.

You will be an excellent communicator at all levels with a flair for innovative thinking around funding issues. You must demonstrate excellent writing and analytical skills as well as have previous experience of working with a relationship database.

A methodical approach to working with a high level of attention to detail is essential to this role. You will be required to work to tight deadlines and must show your ability to work on your own initiative.

This role can be based at either our Eltham or Sittingbourne hospice, however some travel will be required.

Apply now to join #TeamDemelza and be part of our passion and dedication to be there when we are needed the most.

For an informal chat please call Laura Smyth, Trust and Project Development Manager, on 01795 845198

Closing Date – Monday 27th May 2019
Interview Date – Tuesday 4th June 2019

For more information and to apply for this role, please visit our website –

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