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We currently have 2 positions available.

 

Fundraising Manager

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced Fundraising Manager to work alongside the Executive team to secure an element of the funding to support The Prince's Foundation for Building Community and The Prince's Regeneration Trust’s ongoing activities and develop long-term joint fundraising strategy for the Foundation Group.

The Prince’s Foundation for Building Community (PFBC) is a charity established by The Prince of Wales to transform lives by building harmonious and enduring communities. 

The Prince's Regeneration Trust (PRT) supports and strengthens communities by rescuing and reusing important buildings throughout the UK at risk of being lost forever through demolition or decay. Our priority is to work in areas of deprivation; places which will benefit most from the regeneration and economic growth we deliver.

We are based in a purpose-designed former warehouse in Shoreditch, London from which we have created a unique centre for education, championing principles and building projects. PRT and PFBC form a group of companies with its commercial subsidiaries under the Foundation umbrella.

Key Responsibilities

The Fundraising Manager is responsible for raising the funds necessary to support the Group core revenue budget across Building Projects, Education and Championing as well as reporting to current funders to ensure successful delivery of pledged income.

With the support of a small fundraising committee, which consists of members of the Board and Senior Management Team, he or she will develop and implement a joint fundraising strategy for PFBC and PRT which will include new and innovative fundraising initiatives.  

To Apply

If you are interested in applying please send your CV and a short cover letter (up to 1 page A4) explaining why you think you may be suitable for the role using reference FM2016 in the subject of your email.

The closing date is 25 September 2016. However as applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis, applicants are encouraged to make their submissions as soon as possible as the application process may close earlier.

Due to the high volume of applications received we're unable to respond to non-short listed applicants. If you have not heard from us two weeks after the closing date please assume on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

If you would like to have a confidential conversation about the role prior to submitting your application, please contact Wojtek Trzcinski, Finance and Operations Director on +44 (0) 20 7613 8500

Apply now: https://www.charityjob.co.uk/jobs/fundraising-manager/465607

 

Junior Management Accountant

Job Description

The Prince’s Foundation for Building Community (PFBC) is a charity established by The Prince of Wales to transform lives by building harmonious and enduring communities in the UK and internationally. 

We are based in a purpose-designed former warehouse in Shoreditch, London from which we have created a unique centre for education, championing principles and enabling projects. PFBC forms a group of companies with its commercial subsidiaries and two other charities under the Foundation umbrella. 

Responsibilities of the Junior Management Accountant include, but are not limited to: 

Monthly preparation of Building Management Accounts, 

Bank and balance sheet reconciliation of PFBC & CCL (commercial subsidiary of the Foundation)

Preparation of monthly pension submission (pension, payroll journal, PAYE, Gift Aid, etc.)

Assisting with the quarterly forecasting and budget, 

Preparation and submission of quarterly VAT return.  

Maintaining accounting data on Quick Books (Online Plus Cloud based version experience desirable)

In addition providing clerical and administrative support across PFBC and CCL providing wide-range support in all matters as reasonably instructed.

The role reports directly to the Finance and Operations Director. 

The skills, knowledge and experience required are:

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Strong administrative skills, previous experience in charity organisation in the UK
  • Ability to work as a member of a team, supporting colleagues and developing good working relationships
  • Ability to prioritise tasks effectively, previous experience of working in busy office 
  • Concern for accuracy and attention to detail (crucial), ability to work under pressure 
  • The ability to pick up processes quickly
  • Ability to adapt to changing demands in the workplace
  • Working knowledge of Quick Books
  • Recognisable accounting qualification

This role is a maternity cover 13 month fixed contract.

To Apply

If you are interested in applying please send your CV and a short cover letter (up to 1 page A4) explaining why you think you may be suitable for the role using reference JMA2016 in the subject of your email.

The closing date is 25 September 2016. However as applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis, applicants are encouraged to make their submissions as soon as possible as the application process may close earlier.

Due to the high volume of applications received we're unable to respond to non-short listed applicants. If you have not heard from us two weeks after the closing date please assume on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

Apply now: https://www.charityjob.co.uk/jobs/junior-management-accountant/465600

 

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