Job Title: Fundraiser (Trusts/Individuals)

Salary: £28,672 - £30,451 depending on experience

Hours: Full/Part Time to be agreed (min 30 hours/max 37 hours per week), Permanent Contract

Based in: Easton, Bristol (currently home-based)

CCS Adoption is a Bristol-based Voluntary Adoption Agency and registered charity. Rated Outstanding by Ofsted, we find permanent, loving homes for children who are waiting to be adopted. We also offer and fundraise for a range of post-adoption support services for adoptive families.

We are seeking to appoint an Experienced Fundraiser who will implement our fundraising strategy focusing primarily on Trusts and Foundations, Individual Giving and Legacies. The role will involve developing and executing campaigns in all three areas, aiming to raise around £150,000 per year. The successful candidate will be highly motivated and organised; an exceptional bid-writer with proven experience of securing funds from Trusts/Foundations. Experience of individual giving and/or legacy giving would be an advantage.

You will be joining CCS at a time of development and change. This important role offers an exciting opportunity to drive forward a new approach to fundraising that will prioritise return on investment, build excellent relationships with funders and supporters and deliver results for adopted children and families.

CCS offers a range of staff benefits including 25 annual leave days as standard (FT) plus additional leave days at Easter, Christmas and New Year. We prioritise the well-being of our staff, and offer a range of benefits including an employee assistance programme.

CCS welcomes applications from suitably qualified and experienced individuals regardless of ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation or religious belief.

To apply, please visit to download the Job description, Person Specification, and complete the Application Form. Please return your completed application form along with your CV to [email protected]

Closing date:             9 am on Monday 26th April

Interview date:          Thursday 29th April


No applications through agencies please.

Previous applicants need not apply