Funding Officer

Funding Officer

Ongoing role
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At a glance

Skills

  • Financial management
  • Business development
  • Commissioning / contracting
  • Fundraising events
  • Fundraising strategy
  • Researching funders / writing proposals
  • Research

Where

Edinburgh, East Central Scotland, EH16 5BY
Remote opportunity
Travel limit? None - This is a remote role.

Time

Mostly outside office hours 1-2 hours per week, based from home.

We are looking to recruit a  funding officer to the Physical Education Scotland Board. the funding officer`s Primary role will be to identify suitable funding opportunities and apply for them on behalf of Physical Education Scotland.

What will you be doing?

Physical Education Scotland is seeking to recruit a volunteer funding officer to the Physical Education Scotland Board.

Responsible to the Director, the funding officer`s Primary role will be to identify suitable funding opportunities and apply for them on behalf of Physical Education Scotland.

The post will be a voluntary post and will require 1-2 hours per week, based from home. The applicant should have excellent written English and sound knowledge of the sporting system and how to write funding bids.

What are we looking for?

The applicant should have relevant experience of bid writing in a sports sector or capacity. 

What difference will you make?

You will allow us to ensure that more young people can get active through increasing the number of programmes we can offer.

What's in it for the volunteer?

You will work closely with a small team. have the freedom to write bids as you want to, in the time you want to and will also have the opportunity to receive a wide range of professional training and CPD along the way.

Causes
  • Children / families
  • Education
  • Health and well being / research and care
  • Physical disabilities
  • Sports
  • Training / employment support
  • Young people
  • Physical Education Scotland aims to get more young people active and tweaking part in spot as well as ensuring that sports coaches and those working in sport have the best possible training. We...