Greater London

£35,299 - £40,858 per year

Contract, Full-time

About the organisation

The voluntary youth sector plays a vital role in the lives of young people, but the barriers they face are complex and won’t be solved in... Read more

Job Description

DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

Location: Young Camden Foundation office

Salary: £35,299 - £40,858 depending on experience

Reporting to: CEO

Hours: Full time

Young Camden Foundation provides a positive new approach to supporting the Children and Young People sector. We are determined to safeguard high-quality play and youth provision in the borough.

Our mission: To encourage and assist our members, partners, and supporters in connecting and working together to form innovative and sustainable opportunities for young people. We aim to do this by utilising our networks to broker more investment and build more capacity in the Children and Young People sector.

Our values: Collaboration; equality; community; sustainability

This is an exciting opportunity, for a passionate, hardworking and motivated individual to help grow and shape Young Camden Foundation (YCF) and join a small and enthusiastic team. The Development Manager will have tenacity and drive, leading large-scale funding applications and working with corporates and individuals to leverage investment.

This position will suit a self-motivated person capable of working within a fast-paced environment, with a proven track record in securing multi-year funding from both small and large grants which contribute towards core and project funding within the Voluntary Community Sector.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Maximise income for the YCF from various sources including individual donors, trusts & foundations, corporate and public sectors and to assist more generally with other fundraising initiatives including events annual galas and campaigns
  • Implement a fundraising strategy (with the CEO) to maximise income, including building new business pipeline & a portfolio of high value prospects
  • Identify large scale grant opportunities for members; developing and leading consortia applications and considering arrangements where YCF is the lead bidder
  • Manage the YCF Grants Officer. As the organisation develops and the team grows, your role may adapt and will most likely include further line management responsibilities.

Closing date: 29 August 2019