Jobs board

Welcome to ACF’s jobs board – the only dedicated board for the grant-making and foundation sector in the UK.

ACF members can post unlimited jobs for free by going to ‘Add a job’. For jobs posting guidance please click here.

If you are not an ACF member and work for a grant-making organisation or charitable foundation, we offer a paid-for jobs posting service. To find out more about how to post a job and the costs please click here.

We welcome job posts from grant-making charities or organisations, for grant-making roles and any operational roles – e.g. programmes, communications, finance, HR, CEO etc. We are not able to post fundraising roles.

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Association of Charitable Foundations

Remuneration: We estimate this to be 10-15 days work. There is a budget of up to £7,500 to undertake this work, inclusive of all applicable VAT and expenses.

Application Deadline: 06/12/2023

We are currently planning a one-day conference for our members focussed on the climate crisis, which will take place in September 2024. The conference will be aimed at senior leaders of trusts and foundations in the UK. We want to commission a researcher(s) to support us with developing our thinking on how trusts and foundations can rise to the challenge of the climate crisis.
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Programme Manager and Network coordinator - Nature based Neighbourhoods

Wates Family Enterprise Trust

Remuneration: £48,085 FTE per annum pro-rata. Initial 14-month post for 22.5 hours (3 days) per week with the aim to continue the role over five years.

Application Deadline: 08/12/2023

We are looking for a highly experienced project, network or campaigns manager, with a strength for realising the vision of a project in a way that brings people together and builds community power to achieve real change.
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British Science Assocition

Remuneration: Voluntary role

Application Deadline: 10/12/2023

We're looking for two new people to join the board of the British Science Association: a Treasurer and a Trustee with communications expertise. These are volunteer roles governing our medium-sized UK charity. We’re seeking a range of skills and experience and to broaden our diversity – A science background is not necessary. Feel free to get in touch for a chat if you're interested.
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South West Advisory Committee Volunteers

BBC Children in Need

Remuneration: This is a voluntary role, however all reasonable travel expenses will be considered.

Application Deadline: 10/12/2023

Voluntary position - grant-making
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Funding Director

City Bridge Foundation

Remuneration: £63,910 — £72,390 inclusive of London weighting

Application Deadline: 11/12/2023

Funding Director (Policy)
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Funding Director

City Bridge Foundation

Remuneration: Salary: £63,910 — £72,390 inclusive of London weighting

Application Deadline: 11/12/2023

Funding Director (Policy)
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Evaluation & Learning Manager

Guy's & St Thomas Foundation

Remuneration: £50,000 per annum

Application Deadline: 18/12/2023

Provide evaluation & learning support across our Impact on Urban Health programmes
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Fund Engagement Manager

St George`s Hospital Charity

Remuneration: £35-£38k

Application Deadline: 31/12/2023

We are looking for someone who has strong experience of grant-giving . You also need to demonstrate experience of having worked solidly with fundraisingand communications and marketing,as well as proficiiency with financial systems and affinity for IT.
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Head of Grants and Impact

Cheshire Community Foundation

Remuneration: £45k to £50k depending on experience

Application Deadline: 01/01/2024

Interested in making a difference in Cheshire & Warrington? The Head of Grants and Impact will lead on Cheshire Community Foundation’s (CCF) strategy and delivery of all grant activity aligned with CCF’s purpose and vision alongside communicating the impact achieved in responding to needs locally.
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Research & Impact Lead

The Ernest Cook Trust

Remuneration: £34-37,000 FTE (pro rata for part time)

Application Deadline: 02/01/2024

Seeking a dynamic individual to use their policy and research skills to make their mark in shaping The Ernest Cook Trust's Outdoor Learning.
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Participatory Evaluation of The Smiles Fund

Comic Relief & Walkers

Remuneration: £25,000 excluding VAT

Application Deadline: 03/01/2024

Experienced consultant/team with knowledge of mental health work in the non-profit sector and/or familiarity with arts and comedy for social change work to undertake the final evaluation of The Smiles Fund
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Senior Engagement Manager

National Lottery Heritage Fund

Remuneration: £42,487 to £48,668, includes London Weighting (R4)

Application Deadline: 07/01/2024

We are currently recruiting for a full time Senior Engagement Manager on a fixed term contract for 12 months based in London (Hybrid Working).
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Head of Research and Impact

John Ellerman Foundation

Remuneration: £70,000 per year Plus 25 days of annual leave, 12.5% employer pension contribution, life assurance, private medical insurance and season ticket loan.

Application Deadline: 08/01/2024

To work closely with the Director and other members of staff and the Board to drive forward the delivery of the Foundation’s strategy, Impact Framework and Investment Policy. This role will support the Foundation to define and report on its impact through the Foundation’s research activities primarily, which will inform and shape its grantmaking, investing and wider operations.
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Company Secretary

BFWG Charitable Foundation 312903

Remuneration: Will be by negotiation depending on qualifications and experience but approx £30 - £35 per hour

Application Deadline: 22/01/2024

The Trustees of BFWG Charitable Foundation are recruiting a Company Secretary who is a skilled and experienced self-employed charity professional to manage the day-to-running of all business aspects of the charity’s work. The role includes finance and accounting, meeting and policy management, day-to-day support of the Grants Administration Officer and any other matters involved in running a grant giving charity.
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Walton Charity

Remuneration: Voluntary. Reasonable out of pocket expenses are paid.

Application Deadline: 31/01/2024

We're looking for trustees with energy, drive and focus to join our Board and help to steer the charity to deliver its 5-year strategy and beyond.

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