Grants Manager

23 Feb 2021
24 Feb 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
We are recruiting a grants manager for a well known membership organisation based in central London, this is an excellent opportunity for someone with experience in grant funding schemes. This is a temporary role starting ASAP. You will ideally have an interest in Science or a science related degree (or equivalent).

The role of the grants manager will be for approx 8 weeks (maybe longer)

You must have experience in dealing with grants.

This grants manager role will work from home until the client is back in the office.

Duties of the Grants Manager:

To be responsible for a portfolio of fellowship and grant funding schemes from the administration of applications, through the peer review process, to making awards and subsequently to support award holders
To be actively involved in managing relationships with applicants, current award holders, alumni, and other relevant stakeholders
To assist with the organisation and management of, and to represent at events led by the Grants section
To monitor progress of individual grants and to help ensure that knowledge gained in the context of grant making is utilised to maximum effect internally and communicated widely and effectively externally
To be involved in the evaluation and review of grant schemes
To act as the Committee Secretary for the scheme(s) under your management and therefore support the Chair in managing the Panel, reviewing panel membership on an annual basis, recruiting additional members or renewing membership tenures where appropriate
To assist the decision-making panels and panel chairs with accurate information on all applications and briefings on funding related developments
To manage the budget for the scheme(s) under your management by deciding in conjunction with the Senior Manager and/or Head of UK/International Grants as appropriate, how the budget(s) should be allocated, and being responsible for pacing/setting up grant payments for authorisation as appropriate
To be responsible for accurate record keeping, producing financial reports, and maintaining data to reflect previous and current trends in applications and awards

Successful candidates will be contacted within 5 working days

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation. Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and ability to perform the duties of the job