Grants Programme Manager ( Young People and Education)

The Mercers' Company

Location London

Position Full time 32.5 hours per week

Salary Competitive

Application deadline 5 March 2019
The application deadline for this role has passed

The Company

The Mercers’ Company has an exciting opportunity to join our Young People and Education team as a Grants Programme Manager.   

The Role

As our new Grants Programme Manager you’ll play a key role in the decision-making process, assessing initial grant applications, visiting potential applicants and working closely with the Young People and Education team and Committee to decide which applications to take further.

You will be part of a larger Philanthropy team responsible for excellent grant management; from preparing the paperwork for our decision-making, designing grant programmes to meet our strategic objectives, and reviewing impact to ensure successful programme delivery.

The Candidate

If you’re a team player, have experience in leading and developing grant programmes, with an understanding of the key issues facing young people and / or education particularly in disadvantage areas of London, along with a commitment to continuously improve delivery, this is the right role for you.

If you would like to have an informal conversation before applying please contact Megan Keady, HR Co-ordinator on 020 7776 7211.

To apply

To Apply please send your CV, a covering letter outlining why you are suitable along with salary expectations by 10 am on Tuesday 5th March 2019 to


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