This a fantastic opportunity for a highly organised Statutory and Grants Officer to support and deliver our statutory and grants fundraising programme and maximising net income in the UK for a much loved national disability charity.
The Company Much loved disability charity, you will be joining a highly collaborative, successful and motivated team.
To assume responsibility for a portfolio of current and potential statutory and grant based sources to maintain, grow and/or revive their support for the charity, providing exceptional grant management.
To develop, prepare and submit High Quality funding applications to regional, national, and European statutory sources as part of the overall strategy of the Trusts and Philanthropy Team and to contribute to the achievement of the Teams target to raise project (restricted) funding.
To provide regular reports/appropriate, to funders and contribute to the monitoring of projects to ensure that they meets its obligations to them and maximises the return on successful applications.
To build and maintain close links with other departments and senior staff, particularly with the Social Care Development, Partnerships, and Policy and Campaigns to identify funding needs/opportunities.
To contribute to the library of fundraising proposals maintained for the benefit of the Fundraising and Marketing Department as a whole.
To maintain Statutory and Grants fundraising records, both electronic and paper based, in particular on the Raisers Edge database.
To have a track record of success in Statutory and Grants fundraising, particularly with European Social Funds and Local Authorities.
To have significant experience of putting together successful funding applications.
To have experience of negotiating with colleagues and external contacts.
To be willing to travel and stay away overnight.
To have good negotiation skills.
To have excellent communication skills, written and oral.
Our aim is to respond to all successful applications within 5 days. If you havent been contacted within 5 days your application has been unsuccessful and your details will not be held further but we positively encourage you to apply for any other positions that you may see in the future.
We apologise that we cannot contact everybody in person but thank you in advance for your interest.
Third Solutions encourages applications from individuals of all ages & backgrounds. Appointment will be made on merit alone but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK. Third Solutions acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment & an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003.