Business Development Officer

Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
£23,000 - £25,500 per annum (negotiable dependent on experience)
19 Sep 2019
08 Oct 2019
Full Time
Contract Type

Job title: Business Development Officer
Salary: £23,000 - £25,500 per annum (negotiable dependent on experience)
Hours: Full time (37 hours per week) / part time or job share negotiable
Reporting to: Business Development Manager
Location: Gateshead. However, the organisation has multiple offices across the North East and flexibility can be discussed.

About the organisation 
Our client works across the UK helping communities find practical solutions to the challenges they face. They deliver community based regeneration to transform neighbourhoods through community activism, primary prevention in health and wellbeing, reducing energy and waste and re-connecting people with nature. Step by step they’ll go on changing places and changing lives until everywhere is vibrant and green, every community is strong enough to shape its own destiny and everyone can reach their potential.

About the role 
The charity has an exciting opportunity within its Business Development/ Land and Communities Team for a Business Development Officer. In this pivotal role, you will support and lead on the development of funding bids and tenders as well as proactive development, sharing of funding intelligence and best practice. 

About you 
They are seeking someone with experience in researching, preparing and submitting funding applications and tenders. You must have strong communication, monitoring and evaluation skills.  You will support Senior Managers across the organisation and take an active role in building and maintaining relationships with external partners and funding organisations.

They offer excellent benefits including generous holidays and the opportunity to develop your career in a professional, friendly and flexible working environment.

Closing Date: 12pm on Tuesday 8th October 2019
Interview Date: Monday 14th October 2019


To find out more information, please click the apply button. You will be taken to a simple CHM Recruit form and then redirected to the employer’s website where you can complete your application.

Our client wants you to be yourself and they value everything that makes you unique. They recognise and celebrate your difference and together you make the organisation a special and great place to work.

They are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

No agencies please.