Grants & Communications Manager
Hours: Part time, 24 hours per week
Location: South Woodford, London
Remuneration: Pro-rata £37,000 - £40,000
Reporting to: Director of Strategy and Communications
JLGB are looking for a reliable, enthusiastic and hard-working person with excellent written communication skills and a keen interest in grant management. The chosen candidate will be adept at producing high quality communications that are targeted to different audiences across numerous channels. You will have experience of applying to trusts and foundations for grant funding and the ability to develop strong cases for support through inspiring proposals. You will also have experience of impact measurement and evaluation through writing engaging funding reports and excellent organisation skills to manage the timeline of application and reporting deadlines.
Responsibilities will include:
- Crafting compelling and persuasive written communications such as proposals and reports
- Creating impact reports for our trustees and grant givers, ensuring they feel valued and engaged in the work we do
- Writing articles and promotional material for web, print and social media
- Managing relationships with funders and contract providers
- Assisting with production of marketing materials and literature
- Managing the grant application and reporting schedule
- Using analytics to inform communications strategies and impact evaluation
Knowledge and Skills/Abilities:
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Good IT skills, including Microsoft Office and databases
Good organisational skills, initiative and strong attention to detail
Experience creating, developing and submitting clear, compelling and persuasive applications and reports
Excellent relationship management skills, particularly with external stakeholders and funders
Knowledge and experience of working across digital and social media platforms
Experience of charity impact and monitoring reporting
Previous experience working in/with youth organisations
Sound research and analytical skills
If you are someone who will work well in a dynamic and creative team in a fast-moving environment please send your CV and covering letter to the included email address.
JLGB is a modern, thriving, innovative and award winning national youth organisation that is a model of professional youth work in the 21st century. Through a diverse range of experiences and activities the JLGB seeks to enrich the lives of young people through its local, regional and national framework. The JLGB removes barriers to participation by providing positive activities within a fun, friendly, safe and structured environment, that meet the religious and cultural needs of the Jewish community.
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