Community Funds Manager – Foundation Scotland

Foundation Scotland are seeking a Community Funds Manager to lead their work, and support and develop thier growing portfolio of work in South Scotland.

Part Time: 28 Hours per week
Salary: £41,197 pro-rata
Closing Date: Monday May 6

The Communities Team enables and empowers communities across Scotland to devise and implement their own strategies for local funds coming from a range of sources, notably community benefit arrangements with onshore wind farms. Foundation Scotland provide fund governance, grant administration and related services for a range of commercial and community-sector clients, combined with a commitment to community-led approaches.

This is an exciting and challenging opportunity for an experienced and highly motivated team player to strengthen and grow their community funds practice and impact. You will have a demonstrable track record of working in a diverse range of community and funding contexts, excellent interpersonal and facilitation skills, the ability to learn and adapt quickly and a strong commitment to community-led approaches.

Reporting to the Head of Communities, this role will focus on managing a regional team, raising the profile of our work, building new relationships and helping to grow opportunities for communities to maximise long term income from independent sources.

In return, Foundation Scotland offers a range of benefits including: 35 days annual leave (pro rata), flexible working opportunities, employer pension contributions and a progressive pay system with benchmarked annual increases.


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