This vacancy has now closed

Funding & Contracts Officer

  • Full time
  • £23,219 – £26,786
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 17th March 2019

  • Advertised from 26th February 2019
  • Permanent


BTA (Bruce Tait Associates) are delighted to be working with Venture Trust in their search for a Funding & Contracts Officer.

“We believe in people. We believe that everyone, whatever their circumstances, can be supported to make and sustain positive changes in their lives.”

Venture Trust changes lives through its intensive, tailored, personal development programmes delivered in communities and out in the Scottish wilderness. The programmes help participants who are experiencing difficulties in leading their everyday lives to gain life skills, stability and confidence which allows them to move forward to a more positive future.

The charity relies on funding from the Scottish Government and a portfolio of other funders to enable its work. To assist in the development, management and administration of its funding, Venture Trust is looking for a Funding & Contracts Officer.

Ideally you will come from a funding background, either as a fundraiser or working for a funding body. Candidates with experience of writing and managing funding bids from other sectors would also be welcomed.

You will have excellent written and analytical skills, be driven by data and have a positive outlook and passion for team work.

If you’d like to work for a charity which brings positivity to the lives of so many, including its staff, this could be the opportunity for you!

Application notes

This search is being conducted exclusively on behalf of Venture Trust by BTA. If you, or anyone that you know, would like to find out more about this role, please email as soon as possible for further information prior to making your application.

Closing date: Midnight, Sunday 17th March 2019

Interview date: Tuesday 26th March 2019