Grants and Administration Officer

North East England
16 Feb 2018
15 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
NACCOM is recruiting for a part time Grants and Administration Officer. NACCOM is committed to bringing an end to destitution amongst asylum seekers, refugees and migrants with no recourse to public funds living in the UK. NACCOM exists to promote best practice in and support the establishment of accommodation projects that reduce destitution amongst asylum seekers. In addition, they may also support migrants with no recourse to public funds (NRPF) and / or refugees facing barriers to accessing affordable housing. This is an exciting time to be joining NACCOM, as we have recently received GBP500,000 as part of the Guardian and Observer winter appeal, to assist with our aim of preventing destitution. This crucial role will be responsible for assisting with the distribution of the majority of these funds to full members. As well as ensuring systems are set up to properly distribute the funds we are also looking for someone to assist with our data gathering and recording of information through developing a database for ourselves and for our members. This key role will also assist with NACCOMs financial administration and the running of our national conference in September. This is an interesting and varied role in which the postholder will gain an understanding of grant giving and the varied work of our 48+ member organisations. The post holder will join our staff team of: ??? National Director: Hazel Williams, Full time based in Newcastle ??? Advocacy and Communications Worker: Lucy Smith, 4 days a week, based in Sheffield ??? Network Development Worker: Dave Smith, 3 days a week, based in Manchester Key details of the post: ??? Salary: GBP20,661 pro rata'd. ??? 30hours per week = 4 days ??? 25 days annual leave per annum pro rata'd ??? The post is to be based in Newcastle with some opportunity for home working and will be expected to travel to member organisations within UK. The Grants and Administration Officer will provide vital support to NACCOM and its members by: - Managing all administrative tasks relating to the distribution of guardian grants - Maintaining up to date records of all members including ensuring all membership fees are collected and payments recorded; - Assist with financial administration - Assist with the organisation of NACCOM events; - Assist with the implementation of a new database for NACCOM and its members. How to Apply? For more information on the role please refer to the job description and person specification. To apply for the post please visit our wesbite for more information. The deadline for applications is 9am on 14th March 2018. Applications received after this date/time will not be accepted. Interviews will take place in Newcastle -Upon -Tyne on the 22nd March 2018. We are happy to conduct skype interviews.