Funding Manager

  • Full time
  • Somerset, UK
  • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • September 20, 2021
  • £31k - £33k pa

Spark Somerset

Funding Manager

We’re seeking a dynamic self-starter with demonstrable experience of successful fundraising and bid writing to lead our Funding Support Service and develop partnership working and cross-sector collaboration across the county.

Working alongside the Funding Officer and Voluntary Sector Advice Team, the post holder will provide high-quality, tailored funding support voluntary and community sector organisations, helping increase their capacity and advising around issues of organisational development and financial sustainability.

The post holder will also promote our services and develop partnerships with relevant stakeholders, encouraging collaborative working across the voluntary and statutory sectors to achieve a more strategic and joined-up approach to bringing funding into Somerset.

Through their work in the community, they will also support the CEO in identifying and applying for new income streams or opportunities for development for Spark Somerset.

Full-time, permanent post working 37.5 hours per week (although flexible working or part-time hours will be considered for the right candidate). The salary is £31k-£33k pa depending on experience.

You’ll find further information, including a job description and person specification HERE.

To apply, please download and complete our APPLICATION FORM and send it to RECRUITMENT@SPARKSOMERSET.ORG.UK or to the office address below. CVs will not be accepted.

The closing date for applications is 5pm Friday 27th August.

For an informal chat about the role, please call Katherine Nolan, CEO on 01458 550973 or email

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