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Community and Events Fundraising Manager

  • Part time
  • £30,000 – £34,000 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh & Home working (Blended)
  • Closing 26th July 2021

  • Advertised from 23rd June 2021
  • 28 hours per week. plus 6% pension contribution


Cruse Scotland is Scotland’s only open-to-all bereavement charity. As such, we support people of all ages regardless of when the death occurred or the cause of death.

Each year we support over 6,000 people through our helpline, listening and counselling services, specialist support for children and groupwork. We also develop the therapeutic workforce through specialist training and volunteering opportunities. Increasingly we are delivering external training too.

We are at an exciting point in our development and are seeking to establish a fundraising team to help us achieve our goal of being a sustainable charity that works closely with partner agencies to support Scotland’s bereaved.

About the Role:

We seek to recruit an experienced fundraising professional to lead on the development and implementation of a Community and Events Fundraising strategy.

Reporting directly to the CEO, this is a new post that will help Cruse Scotland significantly increase income through Community and events activities. It is envisaged that this will be achieved through establishing long-term relationships with key stakeholder groups and utilising digital tools.

The post will be a combination of home & office based in Edinburgh. Some occasional travel in Scotland will be necessary.

Application notes

The closing date for applications is noon on 26th July 2021.

Interviews will be held online on 5th August 2021.