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Legacy and Trusts Executive - The Fire Fighters Charity

  • Location: Basingstoke, Homebased or Hybrid working (60/40 split, with a minimum of 2 days in the office a week - Basingstoke)
  • Salary: £35,031
  • Job Type:Interim

Posted 18 days ago

We are working in partnership with The Fire Fighters Charity, who provide specialist, lifelong support for members of the UK fire services community, empowering individuals to achieve mental, physical and social wellbeing throughout their lives. They exist to support all fire and rescue service personnel, whatever their role in the service, including all those who have retired, as well as for spouses and qualifying dependants.

They are seeking a Legacy and Trusts Executive to cover a period of maternity leave. The postholder will generate target income from UK Charitable Trusts and Foundations and from legacy donations. The postholder will provide effective administration of trusts, partnerships, and legacies and work closely with the Corporate Partnerships and Philanthropy Manager to ensure the overall objectives of the department are supported.

The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate:

·         Experience in legacy administration and understanding of legacies legal administration

·         Experience of writing applications for trust and foundation fundraising

·         Knowledge of the SORP guidelines and awareness of charity accrual process

·         Experience using Salesforce would be advantageous

We are seeking an individual with excellent written and organisational skills, with the ability to prioritise workload, able to understand and interpret complex data, with high levels of numeracy and literacy.

For more information, please contact Katherine Anderson-Scott, Senior Consultant, Charisma Charity Recruitment, or 01962 813300.

Applications should be submitted through the Charisma website and include your CV and supporting statement.

We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, colour, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, or other category protected by law.

Closing date: 18th August 2022. However, applications are being reviewed on a rolling basis, and the role will be closed sooner than the closing date if a successful appointment is made. Please apply without delay to avoid disappointment.

Postholder must be available from or before 5th September 2022.