Be part of Near Neighbours' team!

We are recruiting a Grants and Administration Officer to work in our London headquarters.

35 hrs / week (with occasional out of hours sessions)

Salary 24,000 - 27,999 (plus generous pension)

The role

Near Neighbours (NN) runs a grant scheme giving small grants (£250 to £5,000) for grassroots cross-faith work that supports the wider work of the programme.

This post will support our Grants Co-ordinator with the running and administration of the fund. It will involve learning the details of the grant programme as well as supporting the central administration of NN.
This will include collecting information from partners to be submitted to the Department of Communities and Local Government who fund NN.

It is an office-based post in a friendly team at Church Urban Fund in central London.

The person

We are looking for someone who is versatile and organised, with an eye for detail, good people and communication skills, as well as a talent for administration.

They need excellent written and spoken English, together with the willingness and ability to learn quickly such as IT systems and databases. An interest in the faith communities of England is desirable.
The right person is self-motivated and comfortable working in a dynamic office environment with multiple tasks and activities to support.

The opportunity is ideal for someone who wants to gain valuable experience in how a not-for-profit organisation operates and to work for an organisation committed to community action. 

For further details of the post, and how to apply, please download the Job Description and Person Specification here.

Closing date: February 4th, 5.00pm

Interviews: 11 February 2019

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