Notting Hill, Greater London
£30,000 - £35,000 per year
Contract, Full-time
Job description

This is a 1-year fixed term maternity cover contract.

Community Engagement + Grants Manager Key Responsibilities

·        Building strong relationships with local charities and community groups, and knowledge of their services and strategies

·        Keeping up to speed with local needs and being strategically aware of developments in the voluntary sector more widely

·        Assessing grant applications, including carrying out due diligence of charity partners, financial assessments, conversations with applicants, desk research, and site visits as necessary

·        Convening grants panels to assess applications and providing feedback to applicants

·        Issuing grant offer letters and making payments

·        Developing the K+C Foundation’s grant monitoring activities, including site visits and reports from funded organisations, to enhance learning, evaluate impact and ensure resources are used to maximum effect

·        Providing opportunities for grantees to work collaboratively, learn from each other and share resources

·        Researching and developing modern approaches to grant-making which involve and empower the local community

·        Representing the K+C Foundation at relevant events and networking forums

·        Being responsible for maintaining the accuracy of the K+C Foundation’s Advantage database in relation to local organisations and all charity related reports and queries

·        Working closely with the Major Gifts + Events Manager to provide information on K+C Foundation projects and needs for future funding, and assisting with donor reporting by providing evaluation reports from charities

·        Working closely with the Communications + Partnerships Manager to provide compelling information on campaigns and funded projects, for example case studies

·        To work flexibly and collaboratively to support the wider aims of our team.

We are based in Ladbroke Grove, London W11 and are working partly from home with 2 days in the office on a rota basis.

Interviews will be held in the week commencing September 28th.

Refreshed on: 09 September 2020
Closed date: 18 September 2020
Tags: Governance

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