DeVA Partner, Action East Devon is recruiting

DeVA Partner, Action East Devon is currently recruiting for two posts - Business Development Manager and Finance Manager.

Business Development Manager

The Business Development Manager, under the direction of the Chief Executive, will:

  • Refresh and implement Action East Devon’s Fundraising Strategy
  • Develop and write service business plans and funding applications in consultation with Project Leads.
  • Ensure sufficient funding applications are made according to meet the Fundraising Strategy and Business Planning Targets.
  • Stay abreast of current and upcoming opportunities and research and develop potential new service areas.
  • Provide regular fundraising reports to the Chief Executive and Board.
  • Work with Project Leads to find additional sources of funding/income to develop their projects
  • Develop and implement a fundraising to ensure they meet best practice standards and are legally compliant.
  • Develop an Action East Devon funding database to ensure accurate information on all fundraising activity is logged.

This job closes on 9 August 2017.

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Finance Manager

As Finance Manager your responsibilities will include:

  • Monitoring income and expenditure against restricted and general fund budgets
  • Preparing monthly management reports
  • Preparing financial reports for grant monitoring returns as required
  • Supporting project managers in ongoing monitoring
  • Assisting with budget preparation for funding applications
  • Preparing annual budgets
  • Preparing end of year reports and liaising with auditors
  • Supervising and monitoring invoicing, purchase ledger and data entry work carried out by the Finance Officer
  • Support CEO in developing new financial systems as required e.g. individual giving

This jobs closes on 21 August 2017. 

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