Head of Grants and Community
Hammersmith United Charities was founded in 1618 and makes grants to community organisations helping local people address complex social issues such as poverty, inequality or mental ill health. We are looking for an experienced grantmaker to lead on our grantmaking, communications and community action work and help a 400 year old charity become a 21st century community leader.
About the role
Your remit will span every aspect of the grant lifecycle – from marketing through assessment, to award, ongoing relationship management and reporting on outcomes. You will also lead the Charity’s communication strategy promoting our services and developing the Charity’s profile as a bold and informed voice. You will help develop the Charity’s wider work in the community creating new ways of delivering ‘relief in need’ and establishing HUC as a core strategic partner and leader in our community.
HUC is a small team so you will be an effective team player who is also happy to work independently. You will be an experienced grantmaker who is comfortable leading operational and strategic partnerships, writing and delivering communications strategies and developing impactful community projects. You believe in the value of community.
We value and respect all the differences that make us who we are, including: age, cultural background, disability and mental health, ethnicity and race, gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, and social background.
The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS Check.
If you would like an informal conversation about the role or if you require any support to complete your application, please contact Victoria Hill on 07393 746 691.
Please read the Job Description, complete the Application Form and send along with your CV and supporting statement (no more than 1 page) to email@example.com by Monday 31 May.
We anticipate that first interviews will be held during week commencing 7th June, and second interview and presentation during the week commencing 28th June.