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Business Development Officer

Job in Royton, United Kingdom

Degree level


Job function

General business

Required language

English (Fluent)

Work experience

0 to 1 years

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About us

Groundwork works across the UK helping communities find practical solutions to the challenges they face. We deliver community based regeneration to transform neighbourhoods through community activism, primary prevention in health and wellbeing, reducing energy and waste and re-connecting people with nature. Step by step we’ll go on changing places and changing lives until everywhere is vibrant and green, every community is strong enough to shape its own destiny and everyone can reach their potential.

About the role 

Groundwork has an exciting opportunity within its Business Development/ Land and Communities Team for a Business Development Officer.  In this pivotal role, you will support and lead on the development of funding bids and tenders as well as proactive development, sharing of funding intelligence and best practice.

About you 

We are seeking someone with experience in researching, preparing and submitting funding applications and tenders. You must have strong communication, monitoring and evaluation skills.  You will support Senior Managers across Groundwork and take an active role in building and maintaining relationships with external partners and funding organisations.

Groundwork offer excellent benefits including generous holidays and the opportunity to develop your career in a professional, friendly and flexible working environment.

For more information take a look at our candidate pack, or for an informal discussion about this role please contact Chris Watson, Director of Land & Communities on 01642 815663 or 07818 513774.

To find out more about the role and our organisation, take a look at our candidate pack

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We're passionate about creating a future where everywhere is vibrant and green, every community is strong and able to shape its own destiny and where everyone can reach their potential.
The community charity with a green heart
Groundwork began as a simple idea: if communities help the environment, the environment will help communities.
This is still our approach today. By bringing people and...

Non-profit & charity
5,000 employees