Grants and Bids Officer

7 days left

NW3 5SU, London (Greater)
£28,000 to £33,000 per annum depending on experience, plus 6% contributory pension scheme
08 Sep 2016
08 Oct 2016
Grants and Bids Officer
Full Time
Contract Type

The Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families supports distressed children and their families through innovative therapeutic practice and research, training and promoting awareness of mental health issues.

The Grants and Bids Officer will be primarily responsible for developing and writing grant proposals to statutory bodies (Department of Health, Department for Education, Local authorities etc.), Trusts and Foundations, and will persuasively communicate the Centre’s mission and projects to potential funders. Reporting to the Fundraising Manager, the Grants and Bids Officer will assemble and submit grant requests, establish and maintain personal contact and relationships with statutory and foundation contacts, conduct prospect research and maintain a calendar of submissions and other deadlines.

The post-holder will be based at the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families, 12 Maresfield Gardens, London NW3 5SU and 4-8 Rodney Street, London N1 9JH.

The Centre values diversity and aims to have a workforce that reflects this. We encourage applications from all sections of the community.

Please email or phone 020 7794 2313 if you require assistance or experience difficulties in applying.

Contract duration


Closing date for applications

Midnight, Thursday 29 September 2016

Notification of interview

Shortlisted applicants will be notified no later than Friday 30 September 2016

Please note: due to volume of applications expected, we will be unable to notify unsuccessful candidates


Interviews will be held on Wednesday 05 October 2016

We are unable to accept CVs