Grants Monitoring and Evaluation Officer
About the Royal British Legion
The Legion is at the heart of a national network that supports our Armed Forces community through thick and thin – ensuring their unique contribution is never forgotten. We’ve been here since 1921 and we’ll be here as long as they need us.
Our Values and Behaviours
Does the following describe you?
- A desire to provide a great customer service and support
- Enjoy and thrive in working in teams and with others
- Passionate about supporting the Armed Forces community and honouring their contribution
- Come to work each day to be the best you can and to learn and develop
- An encourager, eager to share your knowledge and experience to help others
If so then we would like you hear from you ….
We are looking for an individual with high attention to detail, excellent communications skill and a driven work ethic for the monitoring and evaluation of the Legion’s grant funding programmes, including the MOD Aged Veterans Fund portfolios (£6.5M over 4 years) and live External Grant awards (circa £4m per year). This will involve supporting external organisations to ensure monitoring procedures and requirements are followed; assessing project performance against agreed milestones and expenditure profiles; and evaluating and reporting on the wider impact of the Legion’s grants programmes.
This will include: supporting successful applicants through the post-grant award process; assisting the External Grants Team in assessment of applications; working with other Legion teams and departments to report and seek information as required; and carrying out site visits of funded organisations across the UK.
The successful candidate will ideally have experience of performing a monitoring and/or evaluation role, working in the charitable funding sector, and compiling and reporting information in an efficient and presentable manner.
This role is fixed-term for 2 years.
How to Apply
Please apply online at the Royal British Legion's website.
Closing date for this role is the 27th November 2017.