Salford CVS - Grants & Finance Administrator

Job Title: 
Grants & Finance Administrator
Contract Type: 
37.5 hours
Starting Salary £19,945 per annum
Recruitment Type: 
Salford CVS
Friday, 18 September, 2020 - 12:00

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join Salford CVS to support our grants and investments programmes and financial administrative functions.

The post of Grants and Finance Administrator is a 12-month fixed-term contract.

Potential extension of the contract beyond 12-months will be subject to funding being secured.

The post-holder will provide administrative support for:

·         All aspects of the grants and investments lifecycle – including promotion of grants, eligibility checking of applications, preparation and support for grant panels, awarding of grants, monitoring progress, preparing reports etc.

·         Executing financial management tasks – including processing invoices, maintaining accounts, preparing reports, reconciliations, supporting payroll both internal and external, dealing with queries from customers and suppliers and maintaining financial records.

Our chosen candidate will be a well organised administrator with excellent attention to detail. They will be able to communicate effectively with people from a wide range of backgrounds, from small community groups to large charities and public sector commissioners. The post-holder will be a strong team player who can also work well on an individual basis.

The post-holder will work closely with the whole staff team at Salford CVS, but will have most day-to-day contact with colleagues in the Grants and Finance sub-teams. Line management will be undertaken by the Grants Manager. Task management and support will be provided by the Grants Manager, Finance Officer and other project-specific managers as appropriate.

Full training will be provided to familiarise the post-holder with Salford CVS’ systems.

 Are you looking for a challenging yet rewarding role that contributes to improving the lives of local people?

 Are you keen to develop your skills and apply them to the best of your ability?

 If Yes, then you could be the person we’re looking for!

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Salford CVS & Volunteer Centre
Registered address 
The Old Town Hall 
5 Irwell Place 
Salford, M30 0FN

Tel: 0161 787 7795 


Salford CVS is the city-wide infrastructure organisation for the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector; providing specialist information, advice, development support and opportunities for influence and collaboration.

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