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Business Development & Funding Officer

Environment, Social Welfare
Job Role
Development, Fundraising and Support
£21,965 to £24,586 Pro-Rata
Part Time
Contract Type:
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Business Development & Funding Officer

  • (Ref SUS2298)
  • £21,965- £24,586 pro rata per annum
  • (dependent on relevant skills and experience)
  • 22.5 hours per week – based in Cardiff

Joining the UK’s leading sustainable transport charity you will be pivotal in supporting business development across Wales – helping to grow the range & scope of activity Sustrans can deliver to make walking & cycling easier. This exciting role involves writing funding submissions, identifying and pursuing funding opportunities and supporting key internal & external relationships.

With a good standard of education, you will have proven experience of securing income through grant applications, negotiated opportunities and tenders. The ideal candidate will have the ability to build a compelling business case; preparing robust project plans, presenting information in a clear and succinct manner, whilst working to deadlines and staying calm under pressure. Your familiarity with grant funding websites and funding sources, tied to your knowledge of Sustrans’ work / active travel in Wales, will fire your enthusiasm to learn more and develop your current business development skills and knowledge.

Please visit our website and follow the instructions for our on-line application process. Alternatively, email or ring our recruitment line on 0117 915 0325. Please quote reference number. Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 9am on Monday 5th February 2018. Interviews will take place in Cardiff on Wednesday 14th February 2018.

Previous applicants need not apply

Sustrans is committed to reducing inequality, valuing diversity and enabling inclusion. We welcome applications from people with the appropriate skills from all parts of the community.