Grants Officer

Angel, London
£26,596 – £29,915 per annum, depending on experience
Working hours:
Full time, permanent (flexible working available)
Closing Date:

We’re seeking a keen Grants Officer to help us achieve economic justice for young women.

With our new Chief Executive, we are developing exciting and ambitious plans to increase our scale and impact. To support this growth we are expanding our fundraising team with this new role. A role that will be instrumental in supporting our Grants Manager to grow our funding from Trusts, Foundations and Statutory sources.

This role is ideal for someone who has experience in Trusts, Foundations or Statutory fundraising, and who enjoys building relationships with donors. It’s an opportunity to take on a broad role, with scope for you to shape the way we cultivate and steward our donors.

You will have excellent communication skills, particularly the ability to craft compelling and persuasive written communications such as proposals and reports. You will have a passion for fundraising and an interest in creating meaningful communications for our grant givers, ensuring they feel valued and engaged in the work we do. You will have a ‘can-do’ attitude, a keenness to learn and be motivated by joining a small but energetic fundraising team who are passionate about achieving economic justice for all young women.

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Young Women’s Trust strives to be an inclusive and representative organisation. We welcome applications from everyone regardless of age, sex, ethnicity, sexual orientation, faith or disability. 

How to apply  

To apply, please send 

  • Your CV 
  • A cover letter (maximum 2 sides of A4) saying why you are interested in the role and how you meet the skills and experience required in the person specification

If possible, please send your CV and cover letter as a Word doc.

Deadline Friday 10 January 2020, 5pm 

In line with the charity’s Equal Opportunities Policy, when applying for the role please complete our online anonymous monitoring form.


For successful candidates, interviews will be held at our fully accessible offices in Angel on Monday 20 January 2020. 

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