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Grants & Trusts Manager

Added 12th February 2020

Wigan Youth Zone, which opened in June 2013, is part of the OnSide network of fourteen Youth Zones.  Youth Zones are for young people aged 8 to 19, and up to 25 for young people with additional needs.  Wigan Youth Zone is centrally located, dedicated to young people and makes a bold statement about the importance of giving young people high-quality places to go in their leisure time.  Open 7 days a week, at weekends and during school holidays, the Youth Zone’s purpose is to give young people a space so they can be happy, healthy and successful adults.

The Grants & Trusts Manager will have overall responsibility for the submission of written applications to a range of charitable funding sources including statutory, lottery funders, and charitable trusts and foundations, in order to maximise funding potential for core services and targeted projects at Wigan Youth Zone, in line with the Business Plan, Fundraising Strategy, Departmental Operating Plans and financial targets/KPIs.  In addition, you will ensure that funders are stewarded well and that all post award requirements are met.

Application Process
To apply, please read the attached role profile and then send your completed application form (attached) to or post to HR & Office Manager, Wigan Youth Zone, Parsons Walk, Wigan WN1 1RU.

Closing date: Sunday 1st March 2020
Interviews: Week commencing 2nd March 2020

Please submit applications as soon as possible as suitable applicants will be contacted before the closing date to be invited for interview.

Job reference Grants & Trusts Manager Salary Up to £30,000 dependant on qualification and experience Contract Full time, 40 hours per week Closing Date 21/02/2020 Apply today