Published: 10th Jun 2019
  • Full Time
  • Walsall Borough
  • Salary: £29,343 - £33,464
  • 30th Jun 2019

Website WalsallCouncil Walsall Council


Black Country ESF Project Officer- ref EE43019

  • G8 £29,343- £33,464 per annum
  • Fixed Term to 31st December 2021

We are looking for an experienced Project Officer to join the External Funding Team as part of the Black Country Technical Assistance Project (BCTA). BCTA supports the uptake and promotion of the European Social Fund Programme in the Black Country. The project helps to publicise ESF rounds to local organisations, including the voluntary sector, delivers application and project management workshops, and one to one support.

The Project Officer will be responsible for:

  • Promoting opportunities from the ESF Programme through local information events, newsletters, website and social media.
  • Organising BCTA workshops and events.
  • Communicating the impact of the ESF Programme in the Black Country through the collation of case studies, press releases, and events.
  • Maintaining administration, project records and audit trails and supporting the submission of monitoring and financial claims.

You should be an experienced administrator, hold strong publicity / marketing skills and a good understanding of funding streams.

Closing date is the 30th June 2019.
Interviews will be held on 9th July 2019.

For more information please visit www.walsall.gov.uk / www.bcta.org.uk  or contact Kaye Davies on  01922 650934.

Previous applicants need not apply.

Please note this position is part funded by the European Social Fund Programme 2014-2020. 100% of time will be attributed to ESF activity.

Supporting documents

Job Description & Employee Specification
Information for Applicants

To apply for this job please visit www.wmjobs.co.uk.