Programmes Officer

Location Lisburn, County Antrim
Job type Temporary
Salary Up to £15.81 per hour
Published 10 months ago
Start date ASAP
Contact Bethany Hardy
Job ref LIS0004990_1600943909

Job description

Programmes Officer

The Client: Local body based in Lisburn, serving local residents.

The Role: As a member of the economic development team the post holder will be required to assist the Programmes Manager to secure Government & EU funding for economic development programmes

* To assist the programmes manager to apply for and secure government & EU funding to deliver economic development programmes and to assist in the management and implementation of secured government and EU funded economic development programmes and the NI Rural Development Programme 2014-2020
* To assist in Marketing and promotion of both economic development programmes and rural development strategy
* To provide assistance and advice for prospective applicants under any relevant funding programmes
* To help develop ideas and bring forward projects to be considered for support and to explore opportunities for the creation of collaborative partnership links
* To undertake economic appraisals of projection applications requesting grant expenditure
* To provide oral and written reports regarding project applications at various forums to include panel meetings and board meetings
* To undertake monitoring and evaluation requirements of all relevant programmes and regularly monitor and update data via computer systems
* Undertake research to inform development of projects
* Ensure the provision of high standards of customer care across all services

Hours of work: 37 hours per week, Mon-Fri 9-5

It is essential that applicants have a minimum of:
* A third level qualification, HNC, HND, NVQ Level 4, a degree or equivalent
* At least three years employment experience in each of the following areas:
* Assisting in the delivery of local economic development programmes and rural development programmes involving Government or EU funding
* Completing economic appraisals for projects requesting grants of large amounts
* Project assessment of projects requesting grants of large amounts
* Grant administration and claims reconciliation of capital and resource grants
* Project monitoring and evaluation of economic development programmes
* Undertaking research to inform development of projects and programmes of work
* Must be able to work in partnership with other organisations and agencies and have a clear understanding of the workings of local government and wider environment as well as EU funding opportunities relevant to economic development

In Return:
* Rates of pay: £15.81 per hour

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