Fusion21 Foundation Lead Officer

Role: Fusion21 Foundation Lead Officer 

Salary: £40k-£50k

Location: Based at Fusion21's head-office in Merseyside  

Can you make a real impact?

Fusion21 Foundation Lead Officer

Can you make a real impact?

At Fusion21 we help people to buy smarter in the public sector and make a difference in communities across the UK. Providing a range of national procurement and community regeneration services to 400+ public sector organisations, we're proud to have delivered more than £177 million savings through the procurement process; created more than 4,000 jobs and generated more than £68 million of community impact

About the role:

We’re recruiting for a talented Foundation Lead Officer who will serve the best interests of Fusion21’s Foundation, whilst delivering and developing a sound business plan alongside a framework for social value and investment.

This role is ideal for a candidate who is experienced in operating at a senior level and has a strong understanding of the social housing sector, in particular community investment.

Key duties include:

  • To maximise the value of Foundation funds through match funding, partnership working, external fundraising and contracting;
  • To work closely with the Chief Executive, Leadership Team and Trustees to develop and deliver the Foundation business plan;
  • To implement the Foundation’s Social Investment Policy;
  • To develop and manage a ‘Social Value Framework’ of partner social enterprise and charities required to deliver the social value programmes and investments.

About you

We’re searching for a highly organised individual who is able to create opportunities and develop daring bold solutions.

A skilled networker, you will have excellent financial management skills and be comfortable working in a small but high-powered team.

The successful candidate will have knowledge of approaches to measuring social impact and social value, in addition to knowledge of social policy development, innovation and influencing.

Closing date: 12 noon, Friday 9th March.

Assessments and interviews will be held on 26th March 2018 - 30th March 2018


To apply: 

You will need the following documents below:

  • A Recruitment Pack for this role. This document includes a job description and all of the information you need to submit your application.
  • A Declaration form for completion. The equalities section is not mandatory. You should also state on this form if you cannot make any of the interview dates indicated in the pack.

For further discussion, please contact Mark Chadwick, Director of Business Services at Fusion21 on 0845 308 2321.

Fusion21 offers a generous employee benefits package which includes: working for an Investors in People Gold organisation, company pension scheme, cash healthcare plan, kiddi vouchers, cycle to work scheme and access to Perkbox.

Click here  to read more about the other benefits of working for us!