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Senior Programme Funding Officer
National Deaf Children's Society

Job Description

The National Deaf Children’s Society is the leading charity dedicated to creating a world without barriers for deaf children and young people.

Senior Programme Funding Officer


£33,145 - £39,110 per annum

35 hours per week


We are looking for a skilled, creative and flexible individual to join our successful fundraising department to support continued growth and development of diverse income streams from trusts, foundations and statutory sources to support our international and UK work.  Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Extensive experience in fundraising with proven grant management skills
  • Proven track record of significant income generation and growth from major international, bi-lateral  and UK  funding sources
  • Proactive attitude and an ability to deliver targets within tight deadlines
  • Excellent networking, communication and interpersonal skills; with a demonstrable track record in profitably managing high level relationships

Working closely with the Head of Programme Funding you will play a key role in the delivery of our strategic plans and objectives by supporting the development and delivery of our programme funding plans to secure sustainable income, while providing hands-on fundraising support to colleagues.

For an application pack please visit our website via the apply button.

Please note that you will need Adobe Reader 7 or above to complete the application form. This can be downloaded for free if you do not already have it. If you are using an Apple Mac please open and complete the application form using Adobe Acrobat Reader and not the Apple Mac Preview Option.

This post will close once we have recruited.

If a disability or long term condition makes it difficult for you to complete our application form, please contact us to discuss alternative formats.

We strive to provide an accessible recruitment process. If you require reasonable adjustments to submit your application please contact us. If you need adjustments for your interview please tell us in the equal opportunities section of the application form. We will contact you if you are short listed. Additional information about the support we can offer is on our jobs page.

The National Deaf Children’s Society is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and expects staff and volunteers to share that commitment. We are also committed to promoting work-life balance amongst its staff.