Worcester, Worcestershire
£22,000 - £25,000 per year pro rata
Contract, Part-time, Temporary
Job description

The Eveson Charitable Trust is looking for a part-time Grants Assistant to support the Chief Executive and the Trustees. An independent funder, the Eveson Trust awards over 300 grants a year worth approximately £2.5 million in Herefordshire, Worcestershire and the West Midlands and has long-standing relationships with many of its beneficiary charities. 

The role is part of a team of two staff and the successful applicant must be comfortable working in a small team and carrying out a range of tasks from servicing meetings to reviewing grant applications.

Reporting to: Chief Executive

Contract: 6-month temporary contract with possibility of permanent employment

Hours: 18 hours per week worked over 3 days Tuesday to Thursday 9.00 am to 4.00 pm. (Full time equivalent 35 hours)

Salary:  £22-25,000 p.a. pro rata

Person Specification

  • Experience of grant-making.
  • Educated to degree level or qualified by experience
  • Excellent communications skills, written and verbal. Confident in written business communications.
  • Strong IT skills, confident in the use of MS Office and experience of complex databases, use of spreadsheets and email.
  • Accuracy and high attention to detail
  • Analytical and research skills
  • Good organisation skills
  • Discretion
  • An ability to stay calm under pressure
  • A bright and positive attitude
  • Willing to do basic practical jobs to support the effective functioning of the office.
  • Able to work independently and with integrity.

Applicants invited to interview will also be asked to complete a set of computer-based tasks as part of the assessment process.

More about Eveson Charitable Trust
Eveson Charitable Trust

The Eveson Charitable Trust is an independent grant-making charity, which awards over £2.5 million in grants every year to qualifying cha... Read more

Refreshed on: 27 October 2019
Closed date: 08 November 2019
Tags: Admin, Governance

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