Development and Grants Manager; Blue Ventures

Job Title: 
Development and Grants Manager
Job Location: 
Bristol, UK
Full-time, Permanent
Application Deadline: 
Friday, August 14, 2020
Application Information: 

Location: Bristol, UK

(Or Denpasar, Indonesia; Antananarivo, Madagascar; or London, UK)

Closing date for applications: 14 August 2020                     

Start date: As soon as possible

Contract duration: Permanent

Remuneration: Competitive salary based on experience and location

We rebuild tropical fisheries with coastal communities

Blue Ventures develops locally led approaches to marine management that benefit people and nature alike. By listening and responding to basic needs, we design our models to catalyse and sustain marine conservation, unlocking the potential of coastal communities to manage their resources. We work in places where the ocean is vital to local cultures and economies, and are committed to advancing the rights of small-scale fishers throughout the coastal tropics.

Summary job description

We are seeking a Development and Grants Manager to support the management of our grant applications and to report on funding agreements. This is an exciting opportunity to join an ambitious and growing team in a key function, with opportunities for travel, professional development and learning from across our global programmes.

We are looking for a highly experienced individual to manage grant applications and produce high quality financial and narrative reports. The role will report to the Head of Development based in Bristol, UK, and work closely with our field-based conservation programmes teams.

The successful candidate will have excellent written and verbal communication skills, with a proven experience of developing and maintaining systems to keep track of grant applications and reports, as well as ensuring accountability to and compliance with donor and audit requirements. 

Download full job description including responsibilities here

Application Process

Applicants should apply online via the Blue Ventures website by 14th August 2020.

Please note that applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and first-round interviews may be conducted with short-listed candidates before the application deadline.

All shortlisted candidates will be contacted within two weeks of the closing date.

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