Trusts and Grants Officer

Trusts and Grants Officer

Accepting applications from: 04.09.18 – 24.09.18
Role type: Full Time
Hours: 35 hours per week (Would consider four day week)
Contract type: Fixed term contract
Contract Salary: £23,000 – £27,000 per annum

We are looking for a proactive Trusts and Grants Officer to join a dynamic development team for an innovativecharity combatting the causes and impacts of poverty for people and communities.

The role will lead on the creation and delivery of fundraising campaigns for new flagship projects targeting the needs of local young people and inspiring the next generation of social activists. The successful applicant will be supported to develop experience and skills in a broad range of fundraising activities around social welfare, debt and legal advice and community heritage.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about the potential for strong funding relationships to enable work to tackle social injustice, be able to articulate complex information into simple and compelling messages and be able to work with people and stakeholders at all levels.

Experience of written communication to deadlines and of managing or developing relationships is needed, ideally in a fundraising or communications capacity.

This is an exciting time to join our dynamic fundraising and communications team; we are building up to launching our newly redeveloped site as a place to inspire future change, respond to emerging need and act as a catalyst to tackle wider inequality. In a time of spiralling living costs, increasing gentrification and loss of state support, this is needed more than ever.

To apply for this role please send a CV and supporting statement to recruitment@toynbeehall.org.uk. In the statement, please give your suitability and reason for applying for this post at Toynbee Hall. It is important in doing so to read the person specification and demonstrate how you meet each requirement by giving details of your skills and relevant knowledge and experience. Also include any other relevant information in support of your application. This should be no more than two sides of A4.

We will not accept applications after Monday 24th September 2018 at 12pm. However, we will review and respond to applications as they are received, so it is recommended that you apply early as an offer will be made if a sufficiently strong candidate is found before this date.


To apply for this opportunity, please submit your completed application form to recruitment@toynbeehall.org.uk.
The deadline for completed applications is Monday 10th September 2018 at 16:00pm.

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