Sector Vacancies

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Swindon Borough Council Seeks Independent Remuneration Panel Member

Councillor’s Allowance

The Swindon Independent Remuneration Panel is responsible for making recommendations to Swindon Borough Council about the type and level of allowances which are paid to Borough Councillors each year. The Panel is also involved in setting the level of allowances which are paid to Parish and Town Councillors in Swindon.

Swindon Borough Council is seeking a representative to join the existing Panel from the Voluntary and Community Sector.

Appointments to the Panel are for a period of four years. The time commitment required should be no more than 18 hours in any year. An allowance of £225 per year plus travelling and subsistence expenses will be payable to the successful applicant.

More information on the Panel and an application form is available from: Vicki Yull, Committee and Member Services, Swindon Borough Council on (01793) 463603 or The deadline for requesting an application form is 15th February 2018.

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Fundraising Manager at Phoenix Enterprises

The following is a vacancy from Phoenix Enterprises.

Job title: Fundraising Manager

Reports to: Board of Trustees

Location: Groundwell Industrial Estate, Swindon

Salary: £22,000 pro-rata

Hours: 16 hours per week, hours can be agreed to support flexibility / 3 year funded contract

Application is by CV with covering letter.

Phoenix Enterprises is currently looking for an experienced Grants and Trusts Fundraiser to join the team, in order to maintain and grow our fundraising income. This role will be working across a wide range of Trust and Foundations, to:

To be considered for this role you will require the following skills & experience:

Required experience:

CV’s with covering letter to be sent to Emma Rees, Chair of Board of Trustees – email:

Closing deadline for applications is 22nd January 2018.

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