Bristol, City of Bristol
Greater London
Dependent on location
Contract, Full-time
Job description

Maternity Cover (12 months) - Full time- 35 hours a week

Can be based in either London, Bristol or Belfast with regular travel to the other two locations.

This role is responsible for managing the Contract Management team in Northern Ireland, Wales and South region to ensure compliance with our Funding Agreements by working effectively across Operations, Fundraising and Finance in a proactive manner to maximise income, ensure compliance and raise awareness of our performance.  This role manages the Contract Managers to ensure that the responsibilities for every funding agreement are covered and we have a motivated and highly effective Contract Management team to help support The Trust in meeting its strategic goals.


The successful candidate will require strong project and proven contract management experience, including analytical skills and knowledge of documentary evidence requirements to support audit trails for public sector funders including ERDF, ESF and Big Lottery.  A good finance background is desirable.  You will have experience in managing a team and excellent communications skills, as well as advanced planning and time management skills and the ability to travel around the UK.


To learn more about the role, please visit our website.


About The Prince's Trust

We are a youth charity whose mission is to help young people transform their lives by developing the confidence and skills, to live, learn and earn. This year we will support more than 70,000 young people through a range of proven programmes, with three in four achieving a positive outcome!

We have a bold ambition to extend the reach and impact of our work and help one million more young people transform their lives over the next ten years.  Our job is to inspire them, support them and release their potential, so that they can thrive and society can prosper.  We will focus on innovation, to ensure we adapt and remain relevant in a rapidly changing world.  We owe it to ourselves and the young people we serve, to do the best work of our lives and to help give them an increasing stake in our economy and society. They are the key to a positive and prosperous future for all of us.

The Prince's Trust is committed to safeguarding, protecting and promoting the welfare of the children and young people we work with. Successful applicants to roles at The Prince's Trust will be subject to criminal vetting checks, and where necessary for the role, a check at an enhanced level will be required.

To apply for this vacancy please complete the online application.  To help you with the supporting statement section, you may want to download a copy of the Prince's Trust Behavioural Framework.



We prefer to hire people directly, but we do have a preferred supplier list for when we'd like a helping hand. We'll be in touch if we need you.

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Posted on: 06 August 2019
Closed date: 01 September 2019
Job ref: 9087
Tags: Finance, Senior Management

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