Funding and grants co-ordinator

Funding and grants co-ordinator

Ongoing role
At a glance


  • Financial management
  • Fundraising research / Bid writing
  • Fundraising strategy


Portsmouth, PO1 1DH
Remote opportunity


Either in or out of office hours Estimate of time needed:
1-3 hours / week
An hour a week generally Applicant will need to be available Tuesday 27th & Wednesday 28th February 6.30-8.30pm "Endo the way forward workshop"

Volunteer Funding & Grants Coordinator with Social Media Management Experience

What will you be doing?

Volunteer Funding & Grants Coordinator with Social Media Management Experience

We're looking for a proactive Volunteer Funding & Grants Coordinator. Your role will involve identifying funding opportunities and creating compelling proposals. Join us to make a meaningful impact on our organisation's mission through your valuable skills and dedication.


  • Identify and pursue funding opportunities and grants aligned with our objectives.
  • Develop and submit funding applications and proposals within deadlines.
  • Build positive relationships with donors and sponsors.

If you're passionate about our cause and eager to contribute your expertise, apply now to join our dynamic team as a Volunteer Funding & Grants Coordinator. Together, we can make a difference.

What are we looking for?

Grant Writing Expertise:

  • Ability to research and identify potential funding sources.
  • Strong writing skills to create compelling grant proposals and applications.
  • Understanding of grant guidelines and requirements.

Networking and Relationship Building:

  • Excellent interpersonal and relationship-building skills.
  • Ability to cultivate and maintain relationships with donors, philanthropic organizations, and potential funding partners.
  • Networking to expand the charity's visibility and funding opportunities.

Financial Acumen:

  • Strong financial literacy to understand budgets, financial statements, and funding requirements.
  • Ability to create and manage budgets for grant applications.

Research and Analytical Skills:

  • Capability to conduct thorough research on potential donors and funding opportunities.
  • Analytical skills to assess the viability and alignment of funding prospects with the charity's mission.

Strategic Thinking:

  • Strategic planning to align funding initiatives with the organization's long-term goals.
  • Ability to identify emerging trends and opportunities in the funding landscape.

Communication Skills:

  • Ability to articulate the charity's mission, goals, and impact to potential donors and funding partners.

Project Management:

  • Effective project management skills to oversee multiple funding initiatives simultaneously.
  • Deadline-oriented and detail-oriented in managing grant application timelines and reporting requirements.

Problem-Solving Skills:

  • Ability to identify challenges and proactively develop solutions.
  • Creative problem-solving to address funding gaps or changing circumstances.

Collaboration and Teamwork:

  • Collaborative mindset to work with other team members and departments.
  • Ability to collaborate with program managers to align funding needs with project requirements.

Compliance and Integrity: - Understanding of legal and ethical considerations related to fundraising. - Commitment to maintaining transparency and integrity in all fundraising activities.

What difference will you make?

As A Volunteer Funding & Grants Coordinator you will play a pivotal role in driving the charity's growth, increasing its funding opportunities and expand its reach and impact on the community it serves. By effectively leveraging your skills and passion, you will contribute to the charity's success and help make a positive difference in people's lives .

Before you apply

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