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Community Fund Co-ordinator

  • Part time
  • £32,921 pro-rata
  • Home-based in the Central region (will include travel to some of Fife, Forth Valley, Lanarkshires, Lothians and Eastern Scottish Borders)
  • Closing 13th September 2021

  • Advertised from 25th August 2021
  • 28 hours per week. Permanent.
  • Annual leave entitlement: 35 days (incl. 10 public holidays) pro rata


We have an exciting opportunity for a well organised and motivated individual to join our Communities Team, co-ordinating a portfolio of community benefit funds in Central Scotland. Key responsibilities include supporting volunteer Advisory Panels, co-ordinating grant-making and other fund distribution and management activity, and engaging community stakeholders in maximising fund opportunities and impact.

The Communities Team distributes place-based funds coming from a range of sources, notably onshore and offshore wind farms. We provide fund governance, grant administration and related services for a range of commercial and community-sector clients, combined with a commitment to community-led approaches to fund strategy and distribution.

If you have excellent communication skills, practical experience in grant-making or fund management, community facilitation or capacity building then we’re keen to hear from you.

The post may cover parts of Fife, Forth Valley, the Lanarkshires, Lothian and Eastern Scottish Borders.

Foundation Scotland offers a range of staff benefits including Pension Scheme, Life Assurance, 2 days volunteering per year (pro-rata), flexible working options and a progressive pay system.

Application notes

To apply, please email the completed equality & diversity form, your CV and cover letter to demonstrating your fit to the role profile and person specification. Please also tell us where you saw this advert in your covering letter.

Closing date for applications: 13th September 2021

Interview date: Monday 20th August 2021 via Zoom