Grants and Trusts Officer (part time)
Are you an experienced Trust fundraiser, looking for a new part time challenge for an inspirational cause? Charity People are working with - Unitas Youth Zone, Barnet which is part of the OnSide Youth Zones network, to find a new Grants and Trusts Manager.
Role: Grants and Trusts Officer
Salary: £33,000 - £38,000 (pro rata)
Location: Hybrid, ideally one day a week in the office (open to remote for an exceptional candidate)
Contract: Permanent, 0.4. (16 hours a week)
Benefits: 33 days annual leave including bank holidays (pro rata); free gym access; access to OnSide's Talent Academy; bespoke training and mentoring, enhanced maternity and paternity and adoption leave, one wellbeing day a year. A hot lunch is available for £1.
About the Charity
Barnet Youth Zone, named "Unitas" by local young people, was the third Youth Zone in London opened by the national charity, OnSide in Summer 2019. This is an exciting and unique opportunity to join a small but growing, impactful fundraising team and play a critical part in shaping opportunities for London's young people and supporting a grass roots, committed universal youth service.
Unitas, like all OnSide Youth Zones, exists to give young people somewhere to go, something to do and someone to talk to.
Unitas state-of-the-art building provides young people with access to a range of activities, offering them the opportunity to try new things, meet new friends and gain support from friendly, warm and positive staff and volunteers. The facilities are second to none, delivering sporting, artistic, cultural and general recreational activities each session. The outstanding quality of the facilities is a concrete demonstration of the belief that young people deserve the best.
About the role
The role will work alongside the Director of Fundraising and the existing Grants and Trusts Officer, to make a significant contribution to securing a legacy for thousands of local young people through the generation of new Trusts income. You will prepare bids as well as ensure that reporting requirements are met and relationships with trusts and foundations are developed.
You will have experience of successful trust and grant bid writing within a professional setting within a range from £5,000 up to £100,000. You will produce compelling proposals to meet your targets. You will be brilliant at gathering, understanding and presenting complex information and data in a clear, concise way. You will be brilliant at cultivating relationships with funders both via written and verbal methods of communication.
A copy of the job pack is available to download under Application Resources
How to apply
To apply please send your CV to Katharine at Charity People. If your CV is of interest, we'll be in touch with further details and to arrange a phone or video call.
*Applications close on January 8th at noon but we will be shortlisting as applications come in. Please apply asap as the role may close early.
We want you to have every opportunity to demonstrate your skills, ability, and potential. Please contact us if you require any assistance or adjustment so that we can help ensure the application process works for you.
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