Senior Grants Officer, Heritage Lottery Fund

Deadline: Tuesday 6 October 2015. Paid, Full time.

North West Team, Based in Manchester
£27,942 – £38,475 per annum
Ref: SGONW-Oct15

This role is a fixed term contract until September 2016. The job holder will report to the Head of HLF, North West and will assess and process applications for grants in that region. This includes progress monitoring of projects undertaken by successful applicants. The post is based in Manchester and will involve some travel across the region for site visits.

As a more experienced case worker within the team, the job holder will be responsible for handling a wide range of applications and awards for grants for major projects, as well as assisting in the formulation of HLF regional grants strategies, developing and participating in outreach activities, and pursuing other strategic objectives. The position line manages a Grants Officer and will work closely with the Casework Manager, other Grants Officers and the Development Team

To review the job description and apply for this role, please complete the application form at clearly demonstrating how you meet the person specification.

The Heritage Lottery Fund is the UK’s leading funder of our diverse heritage and gives grants to a wide range of projects involving the local, regional and national heritage of the United Kingdom. We fund the entire spread of heritage including historic buildings, museums and archives, natural heritage and the histories of the people and places. We have awarded £6.6 billion to more than 38,000 projects across the UK.

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 6 October 2015 at midnight. Interviews will be held in our Manchester office on Tuesday, 13 October 2015. We reserve the right to close the recruitment early once we have received sufficient applications to shortlist.

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