Grants Manager (GMEF)

The Greater Manchester Environment Fund (GMEF) will unite public, private and philanthropic funders in a mission to tackle urgent environmental challenges facing the city region.

Thanks to funding secured through the Green Recovery Challenge Fund (GRCF) and SUEZ UK we are now able to appoint a Grants Manager to a temporary contract who can manage two funded programmes. The post will also promote key successes and showcase natural capital delivery to secure further funding streams and the continuation of the Recycle for Greater Manchester Community Fund. The post will demonstrate how funds can be distributed to the most appropriate projects of strategic importance. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a team delivering innovative action that will receive national recognition, within a leading City Region.

The post holder will manage two new Funding Programmes and ensure compliance, and that projects are delivered on time to a high standard. The management of the Green Recovery Challenge Fund will require regular liaison with partners and project leads to ensure risk is mitigated and new risks identified at an early stage.

How to Apply

Further details including a full Job Description can be found on our website Please review the Job Description before you apply.

Should you be interested in this position, please complete the Application Form and Diversity Monitoring Form and return your application before the closing date stated below.

(CV’s will not be considered – No Agencies)

Closing Date for Receipt of Applications Is: Sunday 28 March 2021

Interviews: W/c 8 March 2021 to be confirmed

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Key Information




Lancashire Wildlife Trust


Fixed Term


Full Time


Mid Level, Postgraduate




Preston, United Kingdom

Application Deadline:

28th February 2021 at 11:45pm

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