Prospectus is pleased to be partnering with the Badur Foundation, a grant giving organisation whose aim is to tackle poverty through education and social enterprise, as well as addressing environmental challenges for a more sustainable future. The Badur Foundation proactively seeks out people and projects, focussed on helping marginalised and disadvantaged groups who want to improve their future prospects and those of their communities.
They are currently looking to recruit a Grants & Projects Officer who will play a key role in the development of the foundation's environmental work. This can be considered as a full-time or part-time opportunity.
As the Grants & Projects Officer you will support grassroots organisations which are tackling a range of environmental issues. You will be involved in all aspects of the grant lifecycle including project research, visiting prospective and current grantees, making funding recommendations, as well as providing administrative support, reporting and liaising with a wide range of stakeholders. The post holder will undertake programmatic research to identify areas of need and potential opportunities together with coordinating identified projects and overall monitoring and evaluation.
The successful candidate will have demonstrable experience of working or volunteering in a similar grants and or project role within a UK based environmental or conservation organisation, grant-maker or relevant not for profit. It is expected you will have good understanding of the challenges facing small and medium sized organisations in this field as well as great communication skills and the ability to establish effective relationships.
Please initially apply with a Word Copy of your CV - more information about the role and the organisation will be provided to suitable candidates.
As a specialist Recruitment Practice, we are committed to building inclusive and diverse organisations, and welcome applications from all sections of the community. We invest in your journey as a candidate and are committed to supporting you in your application.