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Fundraising Manager

  • Full time
  • £30,000
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 3rd May 2020

  • Advertised from 2nd April 2020
  • Maternity Cover (up to 12 months)


The Eric Liddell Centre (ELC) is a local care charity and community hub in the South West of Edinburgh delivering a range of services throughout the City. Founded in 1980 in memory of the 1924 Olympic 400m gold medallist, Eric Liddell, our mission is to be at the heart of the community, enhancing health and wellbeing and improving people’s lives.

We are undergoing a period of growth and development with a new vision for local community services linked to our Strategic Business Plan and Sustainability Strategy.

The Fundraising Manager will play a key role in developing the Fundraising strategy of the organisation and driving forward new initiatives and projects to assist the long-term sustainability of the charity. You will identify, generate and grow charitable income to underpin the ELC’s work in the community by managing a portfolio of funders and prospects, creatively stewarding existing relationships and maximising opportunities for giving.

If you have a proven track-record in generating major income streams from trusts, foundations and grant funders specifically, and management of all fundraising income streams, and are passionate about enriching and supporting people’s lives, you can find more information at

Application notes

For an informal discussion with our CEO, please contact John MacMillan via email initially, at and he will arrange to call you back.

To receive a recruitment pack, please contact Zsofia B Molnar at

To apply please complete the application form and return it with a cover letter via email to Zsofia B Molnar at

Deadline for applications: Sunday 3rd May 2020.

Interviews (online) will be held on Wednesday 13th May 2020.