Leicester

£25,000 to £29,218 per year (pro rata)

Permanent, Part-time

Grants Officer

Job Description

Leicestershire and Rutland Community Foundation are looking for Grants Officer to carry out the systems via which we give grants on behalf of all our donors and funders, and to maintain our extensive knowledge of local need and charitable and voluntary groups.

The Community Foundation offers a platform for local family and company grant giviing funds. Each fund is named and directed by the donor. We also manage local delivery of national grants programmes such as Building a Stronger Britain Together and the Tampon Tax Fund. We are one of 46 accredited UK Community Foundations, supported by and supporting UKCF.

You will be managing our Salesforce database on a daily basis, so you need to be confident with IT. You will also help develop our understanding of the impact our grants make locally.  You’ll have direct contact with donors– as well as VCS groups, stakeholders and Community Foundations nationally, and you will work closely with the Grants and Funds Co-ordinator.