Job Opportunity at The Hut

Grant Writer

York, North Yorkshire
Part-time, Permanent

The Hut York Ltd is a registered charity providing purposeful activities and support for people with enduring mental health issues and/or learning disabilities, long and short term, in the City of York.

Having recently completed a 99 year lease of our premises in Clarence Gardens, we are now working on securing funds to make the buildings fit for purpose for our members.

We are immediately looking to hire a part-time dedicated Grant Writer to write grant proposals for our organisation. The Grant Writer will write coherent, organised and compelling proposals. You will apply your knowledge of fundraising methods and plans to reach income goals. You will collaborate with team members and Trustees to assist with other fundraising projects, and develop relationships with key stakeholders.

To ensure success you need to write well, have proficient knowledge of fundraising methods and be committed to the cause you are representing. Preferred applicants are deadline-driven team players with outstanding multitasking abilities.
Grant Writer Responsibilities
· Identifying grant funding opportunities.

· Writing, submitting and managing grant proposals.

· Developing relationships and collaborating with key stakeholders.

· Maintaining proficient knowledge of organisation’s history and programs.

· Maintaining records in hard copies and computer databases.
Grant Writer Requirements
· 2+ years grant writing experience.

· Proficient with measuring and reaching income goals.

· Proficient with MS Office Word and Excel.

· Excellent knowledge of fundraising information sources.

· Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

· Strong people skills.

· Excellent organisational skills.

· Ability to meet deadlines.
About the Job
· Hours: Part-time (16 hours per week)

· Location: The Hut York (opposite York Hospital)

· Reports to: Service Manager / Trustees

· Salary: Commensurate with experience

· Duration: Permanent


  • Casual dress
  • Flexible working hours
  • Bonus scheme

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Last Updated: 2 December 2019 12:02 pm