Development Manager

Closing date 3 May 2019
Organisation Leeds South and East Foodbank
Location Flexible Location
Hours Part time
16 hours per week
Salary £24,375 (pro rata)
Telephone 0113 2977920

Leeds South and East Foodbank is part of the Trussell Trust’s network of food banks, working to tackle food poverty and hunger in our local community. Our Foodbank was founded by local churches and community groups working together in October 2013. We began with 1 Distribution Centre and have grown to 11 Distribution Centres within South and East Leeds.  

We now have an exciting part-time permanent vacancy for a Development Manager to join our small team. 

Reporting to the Trustees, you will work alongside our Operations Manager to contribute to the development of our long term strategy primarily around our sustainability, partnership work, PR and external communications.

You will have the ability to communicate effectively at a variety of levels, from individual members of the Leeds community to donors, businesses and other community organisations. Possessing excellent inter-personal skills, you will be able to establish and maintain relationships as well as valuing others particularly when dealing with people from disadvantaged, marginalised and socially excluded backgrounds.   

A proven track record of successful fundraising and knowledge of the current issues in relation to obtaining grant funding is essential as well as having the ability to work independently and unsupervised. 

This role offers flexible working hours as well as flexibility around the work location.  Some evening and weekend work will be required to fulfil the role. 

You must have the ability to travel to a variety of locations, hold a full UK driving licence with access to your own vehicle.  

The closing date for applications is 5.00 pm on Friday 03 May 2019. Interviews will be held on Monday 03 June 2019.

The application pack is available to download below.

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