Salary: Salary details: £31401 - £34106
Closing Date: Tuesday, 28 August 2018
Fixed Term for up to 3 years (subject to continuation of funding).
Hull City Council is the lead partner and accountable body in a Humber Business Growth Hub programme, set to deliver an exciting new ERDF funded expansion of the Growth Hub service.
We are looking to recruit a Programme Officer to support the Programme Manager in running the programme, taking responsibility for specifying and commissioning delivery aspects of the programme, processing applications for funding support, eligibility checks, producing client reports, financial management, funding claims, audit and monitoring and utilising and maintaining an appropriate recording/CRM system over a 3 year period.
You will identify and engage with a large volume of small and medium sized businesses (SMEs) in the Humber LEP area, providing them with key information about the Growth Hub service and assessing eligibility for the programme. You will therefore have experience of ERDF funding programmes/externally funded projects.
You will work closely with the Programme Manager of the Growth Hub service, based at the Humber Local Enterprise Partnership.
The Growth Hub programme, including the Programme Officer role, is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund as part of the European Structural and Investments Funds Growth Programme 2014-2020. Established by the European Union, the European Regional Development Fund helps local areas stimulate their economic development by investing in projects which will support innovation, businesses, create jobs and local community regeneration.
For an informal discussion please contact Paul Burnley, Enterprise Support Manager on 01482 613336.
Interviews - w/c 10th September
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