Network Vaccancy: Southend Association of Voluntary Services – Funding Development Officer
Company: Southend Association of Voluntary Services
Hours Per Week: 22.5 hours per week (to be worked over 3 days)
Salary: NJC Point 29 – £25,440 per annum (pro rata)
Closing Date: Thursday, July 30, 2015
Funding Development Officer
(fixed term contract to cover maternity leave)
Southend Association of Voluntary Services is looking for a person to support voluntary and community sector organisations in Southend by providing information, training and guidance on all aspects of running a charity or voluntary organisation. You will be based at our offices in at Alexandra Street, Southend.
The main duties would be:
- Provide regular funding advice sessions and research potential funding sources based on members needs
- Support new and emerging voluntary and community groups
- Keep abreast of the changing funding environment and proactively circulate information and guidance
- Ensure SAVS information and intelligence is current and provide ongoing support to members as required
- Develop funding bids
The successful candidate will have at least 2 years experience of working in the voluntary and community sector and have experience of writing successful funding bids.