Engagement Manager (Midlands and East) Are you interested in being part of a team that creates positive and lasting change for people and communities, now and in the future?The National Lottery Heritage Fund is a unique organisation playing a vital role in conserving some of the UK’s most special places for current and future generations to enjoy. We use the money raised by National Lottery players to help people across the UK explore, enjoy and protect the heritage they care about. From the archaeology under our feet to the historic parks we love, from precious memories to rare wildlife, we encourage people to let us know what they value most about their own communities and places. This is an exciting time for us as we develop new ways of working If you’d like to find out more about the roles available, please join one of our Virtual Events on the 10th March 2 pm-3 pm or the 12th March 9 am-10 am. Please email [email protected] to register. This will be an opportunity to meet some of the team, ask questions, and find out more about the National Lottery Heritage Fund.The Fund is a UK wide organisation with local teams, including the Midlands & East Area, with a strong commitment to equality and diversity. We are looking for individuals who share our values; Inclusive, Trusted, Collaborative and Ambitious. Key skills you will bring to the roles are:- Enthusiasm for heritage and working with a wide range of community groups- Good communication skills, both written and oral, with the ability to adapt your style to a wide range of audiences- Ability to be an active and constructive team member, demonstrating the flexibility to work across a dispersed teamEngagement ManagerAn Engagement Manager encourages a wider range of people to access National Lottery Heritage Funding by offering advice and guidance to applicants about their project ideas. The focus of the engagement role is on the activities up to the point of grant application so we are seeking individuals with experience of helping groups develop ideas, creative ways of dealing with audiences, brokering partnerships and working with a wide range of communities. We are also looking for an Investment Manager in the Midland and East team, please see our Current Job Vacancies page for further details.To be competitive in the role, you will need to demonstrate high-level knowledge, skills and experience against our selection criteria.To review the job description and to apply, please complete the application form on our website. Please note, we are unable to accept CVs. The closing date for applications is Midnight 22nd March 2021. Interviews are expected to take place from the 7th to 9th April 2021 and will be held virtually. If you have not heard from the recruiting officer two weeks after the closing date please assume you have not been successful.We look forward to receiving your application.