Grants and Trusts Manager

The Way Youth Zone
Upto £30,000
05 Oct 2017
21 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Way Wolverhampton Youth Zone Grants and Trusts Manager Up to £30,000 (dependent on experience)   The Way Wolverhampton Youth Zone opened in January 2016. Attracting young people from across the City and beyond through its fantastic facilities, the Youth Zone provides positive activities and practical support, and is open seven nights a week, at weekends and school holidays.  The two-storey building has a dedicated sports hall, a climbing wall, gym, and dance, performing arts and music spaces, together with a café, outdoor 4-g multi-games pitch as well as enterprise and employability areas.   The Role The Grants & Trusts Manager will be responsible for identifying and submitting written applications to a range of Trusts, Foundations and other charitable funding sources in order to maximise future funding potential for services delivered by The Way Youth Zone. There will be a focus on contributing to the core mission and activities of the zone. The post holder would be expected to raise approximately £200-250k core income per annum (subject to review).   The Person You will have Trust Fundraising Experience, preferably working on grants at 5 figures + and multi-year grants. You will also have Experience developing and maintaining relationship with donors – minimum three years direct experience, and project development experience.   Closing date for applications: 23rd October 2017 Interview date: 26th October 2017   To Apply, and for more information, go to our website (The Way Youth Zone).    Registered Charity Number 1151247