Trusts and Contracts Fundraising Manager, 35 hours per week, Circa £32,350 per annum, Home-based (regular team meetings in Hatfield and various work-based locations).

Candidates will need to be located within 1.5 hours travel of Central London.

Location: South East Salary: Circa £32,350 per annum Hours: 35 hours per week Closing date:

If you have any questions please contact Rachel Tonkin, Director of Policy & Engagement on 0207 553 3089.


This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and motivated Trusts and Contracts Fundraising Manager to join our Business Development Team. The successful candidate will write compelling bids and proposals, while ensuring an excellent standard of cultivation and stewardship with funders.

The Trusts and Contracts Fundraising Manager is responsible for generating income to enable the charity to make a greater positive impact on the everyday lives of families who access our targeted crisis and early intervention support.

We are a small team with a desire to do more for the families we support. If you are a self-starter who is professionally ambitious, motivated to achieve targets this may be the role for you.

Family Lives is a national charity supporting lower income and vulnerable families.
We provide support through our helpline, community services and online.

Family Lives was set up over 40 years ago by volunteers who wanted to ensure any family in crisis had somewhere to turn. Today, volunteers are at the very heart of the work we do to support families and we have over 300 working across the organisation.

Last year we supported over 36,000 helpline callers, around 6,500 adults and young people through our community services, and had 2.5 million visitors to our website.

Please scroll down to see the full details of the role and obtain the job description, full person specification, application form and guidance or write to HR department, Family Lives, 15-17 The Broadway,  Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 5HZ. Please note that we only accept application forms, CVs are not accepted. The application needs to be emailed to or posted to the above address. 

Closing date: Sunday, 3rd February 2019

Interview date: Tuesday, 12th February 2019 in Hatfield

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