Civitas Recruitment are proud to be working with a fantastic charity aiming to achieve gender equality for women. Due to the unique barriers women face to employment, this charity aims to help women beat the odds and succeed as entrepreneurs and have already created over 4 million jobs for women improving over 15 million lives enabling young women all around the world to be given the opportunity by this charity to dream and plan for their future. An opportunity exists for a Programme Development Officer to join the Programmes team to help raise funds for their network, supporting their commitment to achieve maximum impact for the charity’s members. You will also ensure effective delivery of a small portfolio of grants, working closely with the charities international network partners. This is an exciting time to join this charity as they are implementing their ambitious 5-year strategy, aiming to grow the organisations income, expand their geographic footprint delivering even greater impact for women entrepreneurs worldwide. The role is based in London with a flexible working policy consisting of working 2 days from home and 3 days in the office.
Who are we looking for?
Ideal candidates will possess a demonstratable track-record securing or supporting successful asks of six or seven-figures from different types of institutional donors. You will have an in-depth understanding of proposal management, including prospecting, project design and proposal writing. Some experience managing grants or projects with an NGO, government or the private sector, ideally in a matrix structure or network organisation. You will have strong attention to detail and an ability to effectively prioritise between completing deadlines and objectives. Please apply immediately or for any further information feel free to contact Civitas Recruitment.