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Fundraising Manager

  • Full time
  • £38,218 – £41,800
  • Stirling with hybrid working
  • Closing 5th December 2022

  • Advertised from 17th November 2022
  • All new staff are appointed on the first point of the scale


Are you passionate about supporting children and young people to realise their potential? Sistema Scotland is seeking to recruit a highly effective Fundraising Manager to join its successful fundraising team securing the resources for over 3,500 children and families to benefit from the pioneering Big Noise music and social programmes.

Working closely with the Head of Fundraising & Governance, you will lead and support our friendly and skilled fundraising team to ensure annual fundraising targets are achieved. You will be the lead application writer for the charity, crafting our most complex applications and reports and personally managing some of our highest value relationships.

You will have a proven track record of raising significant income. You will have extensive experience of composing innovative and compelling applications for funding, and of managing relationships with significant funders or stakeholders. You will have experience of line management or of providing support and direction to colleagues. You will have excellent written and verbal communication skills, together with the ability to prioritise tasks and manage workload. Advanced IT skills, including MS Office and Access thankQ (or a similar CRM), are also essential.

This is a permanent post, working five days a week (some flexibility in working pattern may be considered). The role forms part of the central team, working on a hybrid basis between office and home (office base is Raploch, Stirling).

Application notes

For further details please visit our website where you can view the full job/person specification and complete our online application form (no CVs please).

We welcome applications from diverse educational and cultural backgrounds. We also welcome applications from all nationalities. We will ask you to bring proof of your eligibility to work in the UK with you to interview; for more information, please see If you do not have the right to work in the UK currently, we may be able to offer sponsorship for a Skilled Worker Visa, provided you meet the criteria as detailed here:

For any additional information, or to arrange an informal discussion, please e-mail or telephone 07436 224565.

Closing date for all applications is Monday 5th December 2022 at 10.00 am

The selection process will be held on Tuesday 13th December 2022

All successful applicants will be subject to PVG check.