Funding Officer - Jackson Hogg

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Funding Officer

Job ID: 8011

  • Permanent
  • North East
  • Permanent
  • North East

I am looking for a part time Funding Officer to join a well known North-East childrens charity. The Funding Officer will support in producing high quality, bespoke and engaging applications for grants, trusts and foundations.

Responsibilities

  • Working closely with colleagues to develop fundable and fully costed proposals
  • Identifying appropriate funding and development opportunities through desk research and networking with funders and other relevant organisations ?
  • Planning ahead to ensure applications and bids are submitted in advance of any deadlines whilst maintaining some flexibility to respond to unexpected opportunities
  • Maintaining accurate and accessible records and producing regular reports ?
  • Collecting and updating impact data to inform future bids and provide quality monitoring reports
  • Liaising with project delivery and finance colleagues to track progress
  • Coordinating the submission of interim or end of grant reports for small grants
  • Ensuring all fundraising from charitable trusts, foundations and other sources is ethical and meets the standards set out in the Code of Fundraising Practice
  • Contributing to an income generation strategy that supports our strategic aims and development plan
  • Ensuring signed grant agreements and contracts are in place and filed for all small grants
  • Working with the Funding Development Co-ordinator to identify and work towards personal development objectives
  • Taking up opportunities for continuing personal and professional development, including mentoring and training

Person Specification

  • Experience working for a charity
  • Writing funding applications, reports and other communications
  • Excellent written communication skills, with the ability to write in a clear and engaging way
  • Good numeracy skills
  • Good planning, prioritisation and organisational skills
  • Self-motivated, ability to work independently
  • Strong research skills
  • Positive attitude and enthusiasm
  • A good eye for detail
  • Ability to proactively develop and maintain relationships with stakeholders
  • Excellent team player, with a willingness to support colleagues
  • Able to use supervision effectively and develop reflective practice
  • Able to work in a challenging and changing environment
  • Able to work flexibly to meet the requirements of the post

Hours of Work

  • Flexible approach will be required including evenings

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Part-time hours: 22.5 per week

Salary: £23,500.00-£26,500.00 per year

Benefits:

  • Private medical insurance

Schedule:

  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends

Work Location: One location

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