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Last updated June 2021

Grants Officer - Royal Variety Charity

The Royal Variety Charity is looking to recruit a new Grants Officer to join their charity.

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Job Title: Grants Officer

Organisation: Royal Variety Charity

Salary: £35000 pro rata (3 days per week, 24 hours)

Location: Twickenham

Job Description (not exhaustive)

  • To be the first point of contact for all grant and support enquiries into the charity.
  • Establish a relationship of trust with beneficiaries.  Offer advice and guidance where appropriate both by telephone and email correspondence.
  • Investigate applications for grants, assess need presented, communicate directly with beneficiaries to ensure complete circumstances and picture obtained, and following assessment produce recommendations for the Grants Sub Committee and Chair of Trustees on a monthly basis
  • Reports to the Chair of Trustees and the Grants Sub Committee
  • To service and attend meetings of the Grants Sub-Committee and produce high quality reports for monthly Executive Committee meetings
  • Keep confidential, systematic records of all matters concerning enquiries, applications, and grant awards in line with the Data Protection Policy of the Royal Variety Charity
  • Liaise with external caseworkers from other charities and Benevolent funds in related industries (Equity Charitable Foundation, Help Musicians UK)  to ensure comprehensive casework is carried out on all beneficiaries
  • To write case histories and articles for publicity purposes to help raise awareness and undertake specific projects to raise awareness as agreed.

Full job description available upon request. 

Application: Please send your CV with a covering letter of application to:

Kirsty Bristow

Contact Details:  If you would like to discuss this vacancy in more detail before application please contact Kirsty Bristow on 0208 894 1351

Closing Date: Friday 9th July 2021