Project Officer, Funding-and Development

Posted 2 days ago by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
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Your new company
An independent charity that works to promote peace-building and reconciliation based on principles of equity, diversity and interdependence.

Your new role
As a project officer you will assess, process and assist in the development of grant applications.
This will involve interviewing and advising applicants, drafting recommendations reports, maintaining records and monitoring the work of supported projects including financial spend. You will work with other staff and board members as well as other agencies in taking forwards initiatives to promote good relations. Assist groups that work with the council in the development of their work through advice and support.
Represent the council at conferences, workshops and information events. Organise seminars, conferences, workshops and information events. Submit reports on work undertaken

What you'll need to succeed
You must have 5 GCSE ranged A-C to include English and Maths. Two years minimum experience of community relations work paid or voluntary. A detailed understanding of community relations activities in a local context. 1 years' experience in the assessment of grant/funding applications. Practical experience and knowledge of finance, budgeting, monitoring and reporting. Proficient in using Microsoft office including word, excel and outlook in a work situation. 1 years' experience that demonstrates the ability to assimilate and analyse information accurately and to formulate decisions and make recommendations. Excellent oral and written communication A personal commitment to the council's operating principles and ethos.
Current valid driving licence with access to personal transport for business use or access to a form of transport that will permit the applicant to meet requirements. Educated to degree level or equivalent in highly desirable but not essential

What you'll get in return
9am-5pm Monday to Friday.
1 hour break per day.
£10.40 per hour + holiday pay. Belfast City Centre location

What you need to do now
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