The LGBT Consortium, the specialist infrastructure and Membership organisation for the LGBT sector across the UK, is currently recruiting for a part-time (3 days per week) LGBT London Engagement Officer. This post is being funding by the Trust as part of a three-year project which will create and manage an online directory/mapping tool of LGBT services across London and to provide capacity-building and general support to LGBT voluntary and community organisations across London. This project is being delivered in Partnership with GMFA/HERO, who will lead on the online directory and mapping tool.
The LGBT London Engagement Officer will work as part of the Consortium’s existing Engagement team, and will act as the key contact for their Membership of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Voluntary & Community Groups across the 32 London Boroughs plus the City of London. In partnership with the Digital and Social Engagement Officer at GMFA/HERO, the officer will be responsible for working with Members on a range of issues (e.g. good governance & financial accountability) to enable LGBT voices to be heard. The role will also work with LGBT organisations to identify new collaborative opportunities and support a sustainable and resilient LGBT sector, as well as providing direct one to one support.
The role will be responsive to the needs of the Membership and provide them with diverse opportunities to engage, network and share knowledge and resources.
The salary is £24,964 pa pro rata (3 days per week) plus pension, and the deadline for applications is midday Friday, 11th August 2017. For a full job description and application form please visit the LGBT Consortium website here.
If you have any queries please contact the Consortium at: firstname.lastname@example.org