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We are currently recruiting for two new positions at Women and Children First. A Grants Manager and a Fundraising and Communications Manager. You can read a summary of the roles, and how to apply to them below. 

 

GRANTS MANAGER

FULL TIME

£38,000 - £40,000 p.a. + 10% pension contribution

 

WOMEN AND CHILDREN FIRST

We are a small NGO with big plans.  We work internationally to promote reproductive, maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health, wherever inequalities exist.  Since we were established in 2002 we have successfully delivered over 40 international programmes reaching approximately 12,000,000 beneficiaries in 13 countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America.  We are proud that in these countries our programmes have expanded health enabling environments – promoting health and wellbeing and saving the lives of more than 6000 women and children.

 

POSITION SUMMARY

Women and Children First has an opportunity for a Grants Manager to join our friendly and dynamic team in London.  As Grants Manager you will be responsible for developing, resourcing and managing Women and Children First’s grant funded projects and innovations.  It’s an exciting time to join our team.  We have a new CEO and are engaging a strategic review in 2018 to transform the organisation. We want you to be involved in helping to drive these changes.

 

YOU WILL:

·         Develop new grant funded projects and build partnerships and mobilise resources to deliver them.

·         Develop a pipeline of new interventions that have the potential to improve reproductive, maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health, suitable for integration into new grant funded projects.

·         Manage existing grant funded projects being delivered by partners and collate and share learning from these projects widely.

 

YOU HAVE:

·         Knowledge of community, health systems and advocacy approaches to improving reproductive, maternal, child and adolescent health.

·         Experience and skills in developing, resourcing and managing grant funded international development projects.

·         Personal attributes including a strong commitment to the work of Women and Children First coupled with creativity, enthusiasm and a self-starting nature.

 

To view our Job Description and Person Specification, please click here

 

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FUNDRAISING AND COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

FULL TIME

£38,000 - £40,000 p.a. + 10% pension contribution

 

WOMEN AND CHILDREN FIRST

We are a small NGO with big plans.  We work internationally to promote reproductive, maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health, wherever inequalities exist.  Since we were established in 2002 we have successfully delivered over 40 international programmes reaching approximately 12,000,000 beneficiaries in 13 countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America.  We are proud that in these countries our programmes have expanded health enabling environments – promoting health and wellbeing and saving the lives of more than 6000 women and children.

 

POSITION SUMMARY

Women and Children First has an opportunity for a Fundraising and Communications Manager to join our friendly and dynamic team in London.  As Fundraising and Communications Manager you will be responsible for developing and delivering Women and Children First’s fundraising and communications strategy, in line with relevant policies and regulation, to maximise ROI and grow restricted and unrestricted income through opportunities and audiences including, but not limited to, individual donors, major gifts, corporate donors and trusts and foundations.  It’s an exciting time to join our team.  We have a new CEO and are engaging a strategic review in 2018 to transform the organisation. We want you to be involved in helping to drive these changes.

 

YOU WILL:

·         Develop and lead the operationalisation of our Fundraising and Communications Strategies.

·         Lead a small team of part-time staff, freelancers and consultants.

 

YOU HAVE:

·         Knowledge of the charitable sector, best practice and regulations in fundraising, communications and marketing.

·         Experience and track record in all aspects of charitable fundraising, communications and marketing.

·         Strategic, operational, project and financial management skills.

·         Personal attributes including a strong commitment to the work of Women and Children First coupled with creativity, enthusiasm and a self-starting nature.

 

 

To view our Job Description and Person Specification, please click here.

 

If you are interested in either of these roles and would like to apply, please email your CV and a covering letter of no more than two pages to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 17:00 on Friday 9th February 2018. 

 Short-listed candidates will be notified by Friday 16th February 2018 and invited to interview in the last week of February 2018.

 

 

 

 

Contact Us

Women & Children First (UK)
United House
North Road
London N7 9DP

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7700 6309

E-mail: info@womenandchildrenfirst.org.uk

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