International Programme Funding Manager (3 days a week)
Prospectus is excited to be working with an international development charity to recruit for an International Programme Funding Manager. This organisation focuses on providing scholarships to people from a war torn nation that return with the skills they need to help rebuild the country. This position will split their time between working with UK and International Trusts, Foundations and Institutional Donors and managing the programmes in collaboration with the in-country team. The role is offered on a three day a week permanent basis paying £30,000 to £35,000 pro rata and will involve at least two trips per year to the country.
Your role will be to spend 1.5 days a week overseeing two core programmes; the scholarship programme run by the country office, in close collaboration with the Scholarships Committee, and the programme cycle management of the organisations Access to Learning programme. The other 1.5 days a week will be spent managing all aspects of the charity’s relationships with its key trust, foundation and institutional donors, including the preparation of proposals and regular/timely production of progress reports. This role will be pivotal in assisting the organisation in its efforts to help train the next generation of engineers, doctors, lawyers and others who will help rebuild the country.
They are ideally looking for someone who has previous experience managing international programmes and writing funding proposals for them. The person who will thrive in this position will have a desire to help people and have a passion for international development.
If you would like to find out more about our client and this position, or if you have any additional questions, please do not hesitate to get in touch with the Fundraising Team at Prospectus. To register your interest in this position, please submit a Word version of your CV; covering letters are not required at this stage. A full job description will be provided to candidates shortlisted by Prospectus.