We are recruiting

We’re looking for energetic and like-minded people to join our team of dedicated professionals so whether you want to work with us on a full-time, part-time or voluntary basis please get in touch.

Grants Officer

We are seeking a Grants Officer to play a pivotal role in our team - assisting with marketing, planning, delivering and reporting on a portfolio of funds and programmes that last year awarded more than £1.5 million to address local need.

The details are set out in the job description below. No agencies please.

Interested applicants should send their CV and cover letter to viv@cambscf.org.uk noting the deadline for submission is 5pm  9th November 2018.


Are you passionate about the work of the voluntary and community sector?
Are you interested in developing a career in the Third Sector?

The Foundation develops philanthropy, helps local companies such as Cheffins and Microsoft with their Corporate Social Responsibility and makes grants to local groups to support local needs.

We are always on the lookout for volunteers who have office-based skills to offer or those who can help with ad hoc events or those who can travel the county visiting projects we've funded offering support and advice.

If you have time and skills to give please email info@cambscf.org.uk.


Research and Communications Interns

CCF is looking to fill 3 voluntary internship opportunities between April and October 2018 to work with the CCF Team, creating and distributing communication material. Length of internship and working days/hours are flexible.

This is an excellent opportunity for a student or graduate to gain solid experience and develop their skills. You will support the Foundation by conducting statistical research on key social themes, market research amongst the local community and gain experience of developing content for various communication channels including, but not limited to, print, website and social media.

Interns will be involved in specific projects:

  • The Forum - quarterly magazine
  • Impact Report - annual report
  • Vital Signs 2018 - annual report

CCF will give you genuine responsibility and help you develop your transferable skills and your CV. Volunteering as part of a small, committed team, you can also expect to gain experience of all areas of our work and gain good understanding of all elements of the Foundation.

Application deadlines: 30 April 2018, 5pm
If you would like to work in a friendly, professional environment, and have the fulfilment that comes from really making a difference in the community then we would like to hear from you.

To apply, please submit your CV (no more than 2 pages) and a cover letter detailing your research and writing experience to info@cambscf.org.uk. Candidates that stand out will be invited for interview.