- Welwyn Garden City, GB
- £18 /hr
- Available now
I am a professional, dedicated and experienced Fundraiser with over 10 years experience as a paid employee for a number of national and local charities. I am a full member ofmore...I am a professional, dedicated and experienced Fundraiser with over 10 years experience as a paid employee for a number of national and local charities. I am a full member of the Institute of Fundraising ((MinstF), the professional membership body for UK fundraising.
I am a passionate about helping smaller charities and voluntary sector organisations in the U.K. who don't have the capacity to employ a fundraiser, but need to kick start their fundraising for a specific project, a capital appeal or just their day to day running costs.
I can help charities by providing the following professional services:
Advice, support and training to optimise fund raising opportunities;
Prospect research tailored to your cause and geographical area;
Developing compelling case for support and grant applications and developing bids to lottery, trusts, statutory funding sources;
Developing budgets for funding applications using full cost recovery method to cover overheads;
Strategic and policy development: Fundraising Strategies; SWOT analysis; developing internal organisational policies;
Writing, copy editing and proofreading publications and fact sheets;
Area Covered: Hertfordshire and London (remote working across U.K.)
Work Experience Summary: ;
8 years experience at senior level within Trust, Statutory and Big Lottery Fund raising;
Researching and using information channels and sources to keep abreast of all local, regional and national grant funding and tendering opportunities;
Writing, editing and proofreading Pre Qualification Questionnaires and grant applications for national and local statutory contracts and grants;
Developing budgets for funding applications using full cost recovery method and organisational preliminary income and expenditure budgets;
Developing internal policies, procedures and fund raising strategies.
Writing and Editing publications:
Chesterman, J. (2007) \'A Guide to Setting Up and Running a Grandparent and Toddler Group\' the Grandparents Association: Harlow ISBN 978-0952026778
Chesterman, J. ed., 2007 \'The Children Act - What\'s in it for Grandparents?\' 4th edition The Grandparents Association: Harlow ISBN 978-0952026792
Education Summary: BA (Honours)English Language and Communication with Spanish 2:1
Trust, Statutory and BLF Fundraiser, proofreader and writer