This vacancy has now closed

Fundraising Manager

  • Part time
  • £34,944 – £42,644 pro-rata
  • Hybrid: Edinburgh - expectation to be in the office at least one day per week. Will require some work out of office hours, including weekends, for which time off in lieu will be granted.
  • Closing 30th June 2024

  • Advertised from 10th June 2024
  • 3-4 days per week. We’re open to flexible working options. Permanent.
  • 28 days annual leave plus 11 days statutory holidays pro rata. Company Pension Plan with NEST. The pension benefits exceed the statutory minimum.


Friends of the Earth Scotland is seeking an organised and effective fundraiser able to increase the current level of grants and donations to the organisation. A member of the Finance and Operations Team, they will work closely with the Head of Finance and Operations and the Campaigns Team to identify best ways of attracting funders to projects and campaigns.

The Fundraising Manager will also work closely with the Operations and Communications Teams to develop a membership strategy and implement a plan that can maximise donations from medium and major donors in particular, while also promoting legacies.

Reporting to: Head of Finance and Operations

Please download the role’s pack to find a list of detailed responsibilities as well as a person specification outlining the attributes, knowledge and experience we are looking for in candidates for this role.

We would encourage you to think broadly about how you might evidence these skills and experience in your application.

If you’re excited about working for us and have most of the skills and experience we’re looking for, please go ahead and apply.

Application notes

Please send a CV and a cover letter (no more than 4 pages long) to, highlighting why you are interested in applying and how your knowledge, skills and experience meet the person specification.

If you would like an informal discussion before applying, please contact Florence Garabedian

Closing date: 30th of June 2024 at 5pm

Selection dates: 1st stage interview: 15th of July 2024

2nd stage interview: 24th of July 2024