Grants / Applications Administrator

Carousel Consultancy Ltd
London, South East England
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Grants / Applications Administrator
London Charity
up to £25k

A great opportunity has become available for an experienced Grants or Applications Administrator, with knowledge of Salesforce, to join an inspiring charitable organisation based in Central London.

The organisation provides grants and apprenticeship and scholarship programmes to various individuals and therefore a strong administrator is required to administer the application processes.

The ideal candidate will be a graduate (or similar) with a minimum of 1 years' experience in a similar role. You will possess excellent communication skills with the ability to liaise at all levels and show empathy; a methodical and meticulous mindset and a flexible and adaptable approach.

Key responsibilities in this Grants / Applications Administrator role will include:

  • Administrating the application processes for both Scholarships and Apprenticeships
  • Acting as the main point of contact
  • Coordinating the grant allocation / donor matching processes
  • Liaising with the fundraising and finance teams
  • Updating content on the company website
  • Promoting the Scholarship and Apprenticeship programmes
  • Organising Scholar/Apprentice presence at events and exhibitions

Key skills and experience required to be considered for this role include:

  • Previous experience in a similar role, preferably in Grants administration
  • Previous experience in the charitable sector
  • Experience of Salesforce
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to show empathy
  • Highly organised, methodical, meticulous and professional nature
  • PC literate with MS Office including Excel
  • Good numeracy and literacy
  • Proactive team player with a 'can-do' attitude
  • Experience with CMS (i.e. WordPress) would be beneficial
  • Educated to degree level (or similar)

Does this sound like you? If so, we want to hear from you!
Please submit you CV in Word format (not PDF), quoting 'DH - Grants Admin'

Thank you for reading this Grants Admin job advertisement. Please only apply for this position if you meet the required skills and experience criteria and your CV is free from errors.

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