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CEFTUS is seeking a new Research and Grants Coordinator

CEFTUS is seeking a new Research and Grants Coordinator


The Centre for Turkey Studies (CEFTUS) founded in 2011 with the support of former Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg, is seeking a new Research and Grants Coordinator to coordinate research tasks and secure grant funding.

CEFTUS, which celebrated its 5th anniversary in October 2016, organises public forums and roundtable events, fundraising and networking receptions and awards ceremonies. CEFTUS conducts research projects, closely follows regional politics, and seeks to provide a bridge between Turkey and the UK.

CEFTUS’ office is based just next to Waterloo station.

If you would like to apply to be part of the CEFTUS team, please email info@ceftus.org with a CV and short cover letter. This is an exciting opportunity as the successful candidate would also work on CEFTUS’ other projects such as the British Kebab Awards, among others. Additionally, you will be involved in the work of other organisations which share an office with CEFTUS, including the Centre for Kurdish Progress and SME4Labour.


Research and Grants Coordinator


Produce briefings and research on Turkish and regional politics

Identify and write applications for grant funding opportunities

Raise the profile of the organisation through media outreach and appearances

Seeks ways to develop the organisation

Respond to research-related inquiries

Foster ties with the academic community

Provide communications support – including proofreading texts and writing correspondence



Good writing skills

Knowledge of Turkish and regional politics

Analytical experience


Grant-writing experience

Business development experience

Turkish language skills


This position is full time and paid. Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK.




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