Regional Project Officer

Location Belfast, County Antrim
Job Type Temporary
Salary £20000 per annum
Published 2 months ago
Contact Ciara Bell
Job Ref HARPA_1497280302

Job Description

Grafton Recruitment currently have an exciting opportunity for a Regional Project Officer. Our client is a local government organisation that promotes and develops regional strategies to improve public services. This is a long term temporary position covering maternity leave until the end of March 2018. The successful candidate will co-ordinate, develop and report on projects for various partners within the organisation.

Job Details

  • Temporary position to cover maternity
  • July 2017-March 2018
  • Mon-Fri 37 hours/week
  • £10.71/hour
  • Parking/on-site gym available
  • Based in South Belfast

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide a full secretariat service to ensure best interests are met, including development and co-ordination of commissioned work, sub groups and communications
  • Co-ordinate and deliver programmes that represent the partners' interests including EU and other funded projects on enterprise, rural development and the wider economy
  • Develop a clear work plan focusing on outcomes to be achieved and engagement of relevant parties
  • Support other functions within the organisation's portfolio
  • Provide updated progress reports for communications
  • Support the delivery of conferences and key events

Essential Criteria

  • 5 GCSE's grade C or above incl. English and Maths, or equivalent plus one year of experience in office administration
  • At least 6 months experience of delivering projects, events and workshop co-ordination and administration
  • Experience in minute taking
  • Proficient in MS Office + Excel
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Able to work autonomously and take initiative
  • Capable of working as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal skills

Desirable Criteria

  • RSA/OCR Stage II in word-processing or equivalent
  • Driver's licence and access to a vehicle

If you are interested in this position, please apply here or call Ciara at Grafton for more information on 02890895824.