Current vacancies

Current vacancies

Operations Manager, The Prince's Countryside Fund

Permanent

Full time - 37.5 hours per week

Applications are invited for an Operations Manager, within The Prince's Countryside Fund (the Fund), based in London (N1).

Under the strategic guidance of the Director and Trustees, the Senior Manager will manage the Fund on a day to day basis, supporting the overall strategy of the Fund. The Senior Manager will have line management responsibility across the team, and will lead, inspire and motivate individuals to achieve results and provide for their specific development needs.

Additional responsibilities will include:

  • develop the charity's systems, processes and budgets to ensure a professional, efficient and timely delivery on all activities across the Fund;
  • represent the Fund at senior level, deputising for the Director as required;
  • oversee all events, programmes, forums and workshops , ensuring delivery of stakeholder and beneficiary objectives;
  • supervise the Fund’s grant giving and communications strategies;
  • support with Governance activity;
  • contribute to research and briefing papers;
  • identify new project opportunities and develop delivery capability.

The successful candidate will have a deep understanding of rural affairs, together with strategic knowledge of grant giving and charitable governance.

Candidates should have strong track record of project management, ideally within the not for profit sector, supported by excellent communication and organisational, planning, prioritisation and time management skills.

Experience of leading and developing a team, alongside outstanding relationship building, networking and negotiating skills with previous involvement of working with a board and/or senior management level committees is essential.

The role will require regular travel throughout the UK, with some overnight stays.

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Grants and Outreach Manager, The Prince's Countryside Fund

Permanent

Full time - 37.5 hours per week

Applications are invited for a Grants and Outreach Manager, within The Prince's Countryside Fund (the Fund), based in London (N1).

The Grants and Outreach manager will be responsible for the charity’s grant giving programme. This will be achieved by proactive engagement with rural stakeholders, identifying and collaborating with potential grant recipients and developing networks.

Additional responsibilities will include:

  • Proactively seek grant applications, and continue to develop strategic partnership programmes;
  • Line management of the Grants and Outreach Officer;
  • Identify and pull together best practice examples, to develop case studies to feed into the fund’s communications strategy and fundraising activity (including visits to previous projects that have received funding);
  • Provide regular progress reports for senior management and the Trustees.

About you 

The successful candidate will have an understanding of rural affairs, together with good working knowledge of the grant giving processes and charitable governance, ideally within the not for profit sector.

Candidates will have excellent organisational, planning, prioritisation and time management skills, alongside the ability to communicate, build and maintain build relationships with a wide variety of stakeholders. Having experience managing events and/or line managing individuals will be beneficial.

The role will require regular travel throughout the UK, with some overnight stays.

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