Development Officer

Closing Date: February 22, 2019
Location:31 The Calls, Leeds, LS2 7EY £19-26k p.a.

Do you have a passion for fundraising a drive to generate new business to support young people to achieve their potential across Yorkshire? If so we’re looking for you!

We have an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to join a very passionate team in an innovative charity based in Leeds.

We are looking for a confident, personable candidate who can excite people about our work and write compelling cases to potential funders.  We believe that creativity is key to having the work skills needed in an ever-changing world.  You’ll be joining our business development team to help create new programmes of work to support young people into a range of employment or education opportunities.

You’ll be someone who thrives in working as a team player as well as being driven and able to work well on your own initiative.  It’s a busy and demanding role with no two days ever being the same.  The day to day role will involve submitting a bid for funding, delivering a workshop for young people, writing a report to a funder, using social media to advocate for our work and everything in between!  You’ll need to be highly organised with good attention to detail.  In return you’ll get support from a very passionate and friendly team and the opportunity for development.   More importantly you’ll know that your work has a real positive impact on the young people we work with.

If you’d like an informal chat before making an application please pick up the phone to us.

You are strongly encouraged to make an early application.  We will close the window for applications once we have sufficient, quality applications, however we won’t close before 22 February 2019. Please download an application pack and send your completed application and equal opportunities form to

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