Job vacancy: Fundraising Manager for Devon Wildlife Trust (application deadline – this Sunday, 15 March)

Devon Wildlife Trust is currently seeking to recruit a Fundraising Manager to oversee the Grants and Major Giving Team. This is a full-time, permanent post based at Cricklepit Mill, Exeter. Please note that the  closing date for applications is this Sunday, 15 March.

Please forward details to anyone on your contact list who may be interested in applying.

The job advertisement reads:


Job Title: Fundraising Manager.
Salary: £34,302pa (with effect from 1 April 2020) plus 5% pension. 
Closing date: Sunday 15 March 2020.

Are you an experienced fundraiser? Would you like to play a key role in our creative and welcoming fundraising team?

Devon Wildlife Trust is a highly regarded charity working hard to protect Devon’s wildlife and wild places for the future. We are looking for a Fundraising Manager to oversee our Grants and Major Giving team. You will be working with colleagues from across the Trust to drive our annual schedule of grant fundraising, our legacy and our major donor programmes.

You will be experienced at shaping funding proposals with a proven track record of success. In addition, you will have demonstrable experience generating income through major donor and/or legacy fundraising. You will need to be adaptable, flexible and good at juggling!

You do not have to be a conservation expert for this role, and we would welcome applicants with relevant experience from all sectors. If you want to use your creativity, energy and commitment to protecting Devon’s natural environment this a great opportunity for you.

This is a full-time, permanent post based at Cricklepit Mill. We can offer you good terms and conditions, flexible working arrangements and a great office environment. The successful candidate will be joining a team of committed, hardworking and friendly colleagues.

You can download an application pack from the Devon Wildlife Trust website.”


Image: Cricklepit Mill, Exeter EX2 4AB