Funding Director

City Bridge Trust

Location: London
Salary: £58,170 - £66,400
Closing Date: 24 September 2021
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Job Description

£58,170 - £66,400 per annum inclusive of Inner London Weighting

18-month Fixed Term Contract (until 31st March 2023)

This is an exciting opportunity to join the team of the City of London Corporation’s charitable funder, City Bridge Trust (CBT), as a Funding Director.  

CBT is a vibrant, innovative funder supporting charitable activity across London.  Our mission is to reduce inequality and grow stronger, more resilient and thriving communities.  As a Funding Director, you will be part of the Senior Management Team and make a significant contribution towards the successful delivery of our mission – at all times anchoring your work in our values.

Professional, collegiate, with excellent communications skills you will:


Be expected to ‘hit the ground running’ at this important stage in the delivery of our Bridging Divides Funding Strategy;

Lead & direct a team of Funding Managers, complex programmes of work and represent CBT externally at senior level;

Bring your considerable experience of charitable or public grant-making and knowledge of the community and voluntary sector to help lead and shape our work.

Closing date: 12 noon on 24 September 2021.

Alternatively, please contact 020 7332 3978 (24-hour answerphone) quoting reference number TC899 if you experience any problems. A minicom service for the hearing impaired available on 020 7332 3732.

The CBT team works flexibly and encourages applications on the basis of job share. One of our key priorities is to build a more inclusive team and we welcome applications from communities not currently well represented in the funding sector. 


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