Grant Writer

Freelancer, Part-time · Derby, Derbyshire, Staffordshire, Remotely

Role details
Role details

  • To understand the history, structure, objectives, programmes and financial needs of the organisation to support the application process.
  • Research grant opportunities on behalf of sporting communities.
  • Draft grant application proposals and supporting documents based on the funding requirements of the organisation.
  • Maintain records of applications completed. 
  • Attend any required regular training and development opportunities to maintain an up-to-date knowledge of safeguarding, health and safety and best practice.
  • Undertake administrative tasks such as risk assessments.
  • Maintain effective recording systems, completing the necessary data collection.

Job description
Job Description

This role would be responsible for completing grant applications on behalf of Sporting Communities. This role will involve researching into criteria and opportunities for funding, as well as completing the applications. This role will work on a commission basis and for each successful application achieved, the grant writer responsible will receive 3% - 5% per application successfully awarded.
About us

About us

We are an ethical, not-for-profit Community Interest Company comprised of experienced staff from various professional backgrounds. The organisation was set up to provide a range of positive, needs-led services to ignite communities to affect change for themselves, bringing about a greater sense of connection to their place of being, using an Asset Based Community Development model.

Sporting Communities’ motto is ‘Working with communities to learn how to serve them best’.

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