Community Development & Fundraising Officer

Contract type: Self employed, part time

Location: Lochgoilhead (Hybrid)

Salary: £17,000 - 35 hours per fortnight

Closing Date: 3 May 2024

Job application website

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Lochgoil Community Trust are recruiting for a Community Development & Fundraising Officer.

Purpose of the role

To facilitate the implementation of the Local Place Plan 2024-2029 and support the work of the Lochgoil Community Trust by building capacity within our community.

This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Supporting project leaders by securing external funding through well-prepared grant applications and admin backup
  • Monitoring the progress of the Local Place Plan and its outputs, including surveys
  • Facilitating online communication – website, Facebook and other social media as required
  • Supporting with administration of Trust meetings and memberships
  • Enhancing the capacity and contribution of local volunteers
  • Supporting the local community to play an active role in the delivery of the Local Place
  • Stimulating interest in and awareness of local community issues and encouraging involvement in decision making
  • Promoting integration and cohesion within and between community groups (i.e. Community Councils, Social Clubs, Recreation Centres)