Do you have the insight and creativity to help grow a bold new charity? Lifting Limits - a charity with a mission to challenge gender stereotyping and promote gender equality, in and through education - is seeking a passionate and entrepreneurially minded development officer to deliver income over a variety of funding streams. You will join us at an exciting time as we build on the success of our pilot year and scale our model for wider roll out.
Your role will be to create, develop and pursue opportunities for funding and growth. Key responsibilities include researching and advising on potential sources of funding, fostering relationships with funders, developing diverse income streams and writing funding applications.
You will be a strategic thinker, with an eye for opportunity and the determination and rigour to take us to the next level. Ideally, you will have experience of fundraising and donor engagement across a number of different funding streams, a proven record of successful funding applications, an understanding of the charitable trust sector and excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Part time, 2-2.5 days per week (or equivalent hours)
6 month contract, to become permanent subject to procurement of funding for the post
To apply send your CV and a concise covering letter demonstrating how you meet the criteria for this position and why you want to work for Lifting Limits.
For full details of the role and how to apply please see the job description.
Closing date: noon on 9th March 2020
The client requests no contact from agencies or media sales.