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Karuna is Hiring!

On Thu, 24 October, 2019 - 15:13
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Team-Based Right Livelihood Vacancy at Karuna

We are recruiting a Trust Fundraiser

Full-Time/ Based in our London office/ £29,250 (incl. London weighting) plus pension scheme and generous retreat allowance

Our purpose: Inspired by Buddhist values, Karuna exists to end caste-based discrimination, poverty and inequality in India and Nepal. Our work focuses on education, dignified livelihoods and gender equality, transforming communities and changing society.

The opportunity: In this role, you will be responsible for generating and increasing the charity’s income by maintaining and developing new and existing relationships with grant giving Trusts. 

It is anticipated that the successful candidate will have:

  • Previous fundraising and/or new business development experience.
  • Excellent communication skills: especially face-to-face, telephone and written.
  • The ability to plan and prioritise workload.
  • Ability to work innovatively under their own initiative.

We welcome all applicants with the necessary skills and experience for the above position who would enjoy working within the context of a Triratna Buddhist Team-Based Right Livelihood. Please contact our HR Manager, Chandrasurya, in full confidence on 020 7697 3004 or email csp [at] The closing date for applications is Monday 18th November 2019.

You can also apply via our website:

If you wish to speak informally about the post please contact our Head of Fundraising, Steven Murdoch: steven [at] or call 020 7697 3010

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