Archive for November, 2017

Job Vacancy – Fundraising Manager

Muirfield Riding Therapy (MRT) has an exciting opportunity for a talented fundraiser to join its dedicated team of trained volunteers.  MRT is a charity that offers riding therapy free of charge to children and adults of all ages with various disabilities in a safe and stimulating environment.


As Fundraising Manager you will play a critical part in our on-going success and our ability to provide our vital services.


Your focus will on be identifying and delivering new fundraising opportunities, whilst developing long lasting relationships with donors and volunteers.  We are looking for someone with a passion for fundraising and the creative flair necessary to maximise supporter involvement.


You will be responsible for working towards personal income targets as well as maintaining high quality fundraising by keeping yourself updated with developments in the wider sector.


To be successful in this role you will need previous experience of fundraising in the charity or NFP sector, with a track record of meeting income targets and generating new revenue streams.  Experience of generating income through trusts, grants and/or legacies will also be preferable.  You must have excellent communication skills and be able to engage and inspire groups of volunteers.



How to apply

Write to Susan Law ([email protected]) by 1st December, enclosing your CV and a brief personal statement highlighting the skills and abilities you would bring to this role.



Role details

Contract: 1-year fixed term part-time contract – with potential to extend.

Hours: 25 hours per week.

Flexible Working: Home working and term-time working options are available.

Salary: £20,000 – £25,000 per annum (pro rata).

Location: Gullane, with potential for homeworking.

Closing Date: 12 noon, Friday 1st December

Interviews: 6th December