The Foundation is delighted to announce that we have a newly created  job vacancy for a Programmes Officer and two voluntary roles for Volunteer Grants Assessors to join our friendly and dynamic Grants Team.

Click on the links below to find out more. If you would like an informal chat about either of these roles then please contact our Grants Director/Deputy CEO Rachel McGrath on 01604 230033.

Programmes Officer

The successful applicant will help to ensure that Northamptonshire Community Foundation delivers an effective grants service by supporting the delivery of grants programmes, providing comprehensive support to the grant function of the organisation, to maintain and develop the Foundation’s administrative systems, helping assess applications for grants, overseeing the monitoring of programmes, including gathering and analysing grants data; supporting funded organisations to monitor and evaluate the impact of our grant making; helping produce monitoring and impact reports for funders.

Hours: 37 hours Monday to Friday. There will be a requirement to occasionally work outside office hours.

Salary: £20,000 – £22,000 p.a. dependent on experience. Contributory pension starting at 5% on completion of a 6 month probationary period.

Application deadline: 5pm Friday 1 June 2018

How to apply: To submit an application for this job, please send a completed application form and a covering letter (no more than 1 side of A4) stating why you think you would be ideal for the position, based on the Job Description and Person Specification. Please send this to the Administration Services Officer:

Programmes Officer Job Description

Programmes Officer Application Form

If you wish to have an informal chat about the role please contact Rachel McGrath Grants Director/Deputy CEO on 01604 230033.

Volunteer Grants Assessor - two voluntary positions available

We are a dynamic and forward thinking grant making charity that is looking to increase the impact of our work across Northamptonshire through effective and efficient grant making. We are looking for new grants assessors to join our volunteer network. In return for your taking on this role we will provide training, support and invitations to Foundation events throughout the year. Please note this role requires you to work from home.

This role is on a voluntary basis to support the grant making function of Northamptonshire Community Foundation through making assessments of grant applications. In order to fulfil this role you will need to be able to work from home with access to a computer and the internet with availability of 4-6 hours per month and be able to work to deadlines.

In order to apply contact the Grants Director via email: to arrange an initial telephone interview.

Volunteer Grants Assessor job description