Lead Fundraiser

Following a period of demand driven incremental growth and the gift of its main headquarters building, the charity is now embarking on its first ever fundraising campaign. Mustard Tree has established a network of supporters from amongst a small number of philanthropists, the business community, faith groups, community groups, and individuals, and is now looking to the future to implement a growth strategy for the next 5 years. The campaign to raise £4 million over the next 3 years will ensure growth and sustainability, guaranteeing the charity’s life transforming work will impact the lives of those most in need for many years to come.

We are looking for an experienced and pioneering lead fundraiser to shape and deliver a specific campaign. The lead fundraiser will be working with a passionate team to foster a culture of fundraising throughout the charity and to develop a strong portfolio of sustainable, ongoing financial support from here on.

  • Salary: £35,000 – £40,000 per annum depending on experience
  • Working Hours: 37.5 hours per week
  • Contract: Initially 3 years fixed term
  • Closing Date: Midday Friday 4 December 2015
  • Interviews: Week commencing 14 December 2015
  • Start Date: As soon as the successful candidate is available
  • Requirements: Two favourable references

For further information, please download the job descriptionperson specification and application form. Application forms can be emailed to or sent to HR Department, Mustard Tree, 110 Oldham Road, Ancoats, Manchester, M4 6AG.

Please note; if you have been successful upon sending your application through, we will contact you to invite you to an interview. Unfortunately, we are unable to contact unsuccessful candidates.