Young people are facing huge challenges today. Youth workers offer them the support they need, equipping them with the practical skills to be resilient and contributors to the economy and society. The NYA is the national body for youth work in England. We believe investing in young people’s personal and social development helps them overcome challenges and reach their potential. We want to ensure young people get access to the youth workers they need, so we seek to secure youth work through policy and advocacy; supporting youth workers to do their jobs better and; securing new resources.
The National Youth Agency is at a very exciting point in its development. You will join a committed, lively team working together to transform the lives of young people through the power of youth work. We are seeking an experienced Fundraising Manager with experience of the Youth Work Sector who can lead on the development of products, services and partnerships to enable the NYA to act as sector lead in the management, governance and delivery of youth services.
The role will be responsible for the composing and submission of compelling funding applications as well as working alongside the Operations Team to build an evidence base for funding applications and new product development.
The successful candidate will have a proven track record of significantly growing sustainable income through effective relationship building and submission of successful funding applications.
We are looking for a dynamic and experienced member for our team with a can-do attitude and exceptional communication skills to prospect, build and maintain relationships with funders.
If you are interested in this post please click 'apply now' where you will be taken to the NYA website to download the application form. Completed application forms should be returned no later than noon on Friday 1st February 2019.
Closing date: Friday 1st February 2019
Interview date: Week commencing 11th February 2019 – interviews to take place in Leicester (LE5 3GJ).