Job Vacancy – Grants and Events Administrator (closing date 18th Nov 2016)

31 Oct


Grants and Events Administrator

South Yorkshire’s Community Foundation (SYCF) is currently seeking a Grants and Events Administrator for 30 hours a week on a part time, permanent contract.

If you have an interest in working within local communities by supporting a wide range of community groups and would like to develop your career in this field, we would like to hear from you.

We are specifically looking for a motivated individual who is keen to develop their skills and is happy working in a busy office. You should have good oral and written communication skills and be experienced in the use of IT, preferably within an office environment.

SYCF is a small team of 3 full time staff and 7 part time staff. We are based in Sheffield Brightside and established in 1986. SYCF are a local registered charity working to build an endowment fund to benefit the people of South Yorkshire. Income from our fund is distributed in grants to community groups. We are working to tackle disadvantage, build stronger communities and to enhance the quality of life of communities in South Yorkshire. We also distribute funds on behalf of local, regional and national Government agencies, public sector bodies and individuals, through a variety of grant making programmes; we provide funding advice and training to local community groups.

The salary being offered for this post is £12,000pa based on 30 hours a week.

To apply, go to for the full job description and application form. We will not accept CVs. All application forms should be returned by email to  or posted to Jo Reid, South Yorkshire’s Community Foundation, Riverside Works, Unit 9-12, Jessops Riverside, 800 Brightside Lane, Sheffield S9 2RX.  In the event of any queries please telephone 0114 242 4857.

More information about SYCF is available on our website or on Twitter @SYCF1986 or our Facebook page.

Closing date: 18th November 2016

Interviews to take place on Wednesday, 7th December 2016


SYCF is an equal opportunities employer.


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