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Volunteer Chief Fundraising Officer

Brighton Community Workshop


Posted over 30 days ago...

You will be responsible for creating and implementing fundraising strategies to facilitate our growth. This will involve identifying funding opportunities, overseeing fundraising activities, and applying for funding grants.


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Brighton and Hove, BN2 1EA

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Expires at anytime

What will you be doing?

Key Responsibilities:

Grant Research and Applications: Conduct thorough research to identify potential funding opportunities from government agencies, foundations, corporations, and other grant-making entities. Develop and submit high-quality grant proposals and applications tailored to the requirements of each funding source.

Strategic Planning: Formulate and execute innovative fundraising strategies to meet the organisation's financial goals and operational needs.

Donor Engagement: Cultivate relationships with grant-making bodies and funding organisations, ensuring effective communication and stewardship to maximise grant acquisition.

Campaign Management: Oversee fundraising campaigns, integrating grant acquisition efforts into broader fundraising initiatives for cohesive and effective strategies.

Team Leadership: Collaborate with volunteers, providing guidance and support to optimise grant-seeking efforts and overall fundraising activities.

Reporting and Evaluation: Monitor and evaluate the success of grant applications and funding strategies, providing updates on progress in our monthly team meetings.

What are we looking for?


Exceptional strategic planning and leadership skills to drive effective grant-seeking initiatives. Strong communication, interpersonal, and negotiation abilities to engage effectively with grant-making entities and stakeholders. Proficiency in grant writing, budget management, and reporting. Dedication to our mission and values.

What difference will you make?


Opportunity to significantly impact the Brighton Community Workshop's growth by securing diverse funding grants. Engage and collaborate with a passionate team dedicated to making a difference in the community. Flexible scheduling and the ability to work remotely, ensuring a balanced work-life commitment.


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