Community Organisation Development Officer

Community Organisation Development Officer

Locality | UK, UK, UK

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Community Organisation Development Officer London or South East England (occasional travel outside your region is expected)About UsLocality is the national membership network for community organisations. Our goal is simple: to help local community organisations be the best that they can be and to create a supportive environment for their work.We are currently looking for a Community Organisation Development Officer to join us on a permanent, full-time basis. A part-time role is negotiable in line with our flexible working policies. The Benefits - Salary of £33,278 rising to £37,161 (excluding London Weighting of £3,733 depending on location)- Flexible working and home working options- 25 days’ holiday- Three grace days between Christmas and New Year- Pension scheme with enhanced employer contribution- Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)- Simply Health Cash Plan- Interest free season ticket loan- Cycle to work schemeThis is an excellent opportunity for a self-motivated business or community support professional to join our ambitious organisation. You will have the chance to use your skills and knowledge to support local organisations to unlock the power of community and realise their potential, enabling them to tackle the difficult social, environmental and economic problems they face. What’s more, as one of the 17% of organisations awarded 'Gold’ by Investors in People, we strive to provide a supportive work environment where you’ll have access to a great range of benefits and fantastic training and development opportunities. So, if you want to help to build a better society alongside a dedicated team, apply today!The Role As aCommunity Organisation Development Officer, you will support a diverse range of local community organisations and other agencies by delivering tailored organisational development support.Enabling community organisations to succeed, you’ll provide one-on-one support, training, and workshops. You’ll support the delivery of programmes through analysis, research, events and communications, producing reports and case studies to support your work. Additionally, you’ll engage with external organisations, establish productive relationships and identify and respond to opportunities to maximise income generation and achieve income targets.About YouTo be considered as a Community Organisation Development Officer, you will need:- Experience of providing support to businesses and/or community organisations- Experience of meeting performance targets within a work environment- The skills, knowledge and confidence to deliver credible advice to community businesses and organisations- A good level of financial literacy - Excellent communication skills - IT proficiency Experience of winning contracts and funding bids would be beneficial to your application, as would experience of building effective delivery partnerships. Experience of working in or with community organisations would be advantageous. Other organisations may call this role Community Development Officer, Community Support Officer, Community Organisation Development Co-ordinator, Community Development Co-ordinator, or Community Officer.The closing date for this role is the 25th September 2022. Webrecruit and Locality (UK) are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.So, if you’re ready to step into this rewarding role as a Community Organisation Development Officer, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.