Programme Funding Officer

£27,575 - £32,218 per annum, 35 hours per week, permanent, London

Would you like to create a world without barriers for deaf children and young people?

  • NDCS application form
  • Programme Funding Officer JD July 2017
  • Programme Funding Officer T&C July 2017

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Job description

The National Deaf Children’s Society is the leading charity dedicated to creating a world without barriers for deaf children and young people.

We are looking for a talented and highly motivated individual to join our successful programme funding team. You will be an experienced fundraiser with a flair for identifying opportunities and the drive to make the most of those opportunities. You will be able to demonstrate first-class writing and research skills, plus excellent communication, IT and administrative ability.

Working as a part of a team, you will be responsible for producing persuasive funding proposals and managing grants from charitable trusts, statutory bodies and the Big Lottery Fund.  We are looking for someone with the interest and enthusiasm to keep up to date with UK and international funding developments and the ability to develop the excellent internal and external relationships needed to help us to maximise all opportunities to achieve our ambitious income targets to support our UK and international work.

Please note that you will need Adobe Reader 7 or above to complete the application form. This can be downloaded for free if you do not already have it. If you are using an Apple Mac please open and complete the application form using Adobe Acrobat Reader and not the Apple Mac Preview Option.

This post will close once we have recruited.

If a disability or long term condition makes it difficult for you to complete our application form, please contact us to discuss alternative formats.

We strive to provide an accessible recruitment process. If you require reasonable adjustments to submit your application please contact us. If you need adjustments for your interview please tell us in the equal opportunities section of the application form. We will contact you if you are short listed. Additional information about the support we can offer is on our jobs page.

The National Deaf Children’s Society is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and expects staff and volunteers to share that commitment. We are also committed to promoting work-life balance amongst its staff.