Funding Coordinator

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time
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Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 10/11/2019 23:59
£28,785 - £32,029 per annum
Job Category:
Regeneration/ Economic Development
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Employment Location:
North East
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Closing date:
10 Nov
Further Information

Fixed term appointment for 2 years

This is an exciting opportunity for you to play your part in shaping the future of the North of Tyne economy.

The North of Tyne Combined Authority is a ground-breaking organisation, with the transfer of unprecedented new powers from Government to the North of Tyne. We will make an ambitious contribution to the lives of local people, with a clear priority to help the communities we serve to fulfil their true potential – in all aspects of life.

The North of Tyne Combined Authority will be managing and allocating an Investment Fund of £600m for the next 30 years, in a range of economic development projects.

In addition, we will also be responsible for delivery of European Regional Development funding (ERDF) through our North of Tyne Growth Fund. This is an exciting time and we are looking for an exceptional individual with strong project management skills to support the delivery of this activity in line with the requirements of funding.

The role is suitable for a someone with a background in economic development. We are looking for a dynamic self-starter with excellent team working skills and an ability to work within a fast-paced environment with multiple stakeholders. Experience in delivering European funded projects and/or programmes will prove advantageous although not essential.

If you are interested in this opportunity we would love to hear from you.

To arrange an informal discussion please email Chrisi Page on: chrisi.page@northoftyne-ca.gov.uk

To apply please click on the apply now button and complete the online application form.

Closing date: Midnight, Sunday 10 November 2019
Interviews are planned for week commencing 18 November 2019

This post is part funded by the England European Regional Development Fund as part of the European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme 2014-2020. The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government is the Managing Authority for European Regional Development Fund. 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 regenerations. For more information visit https://www.gov.uk/european-growth-funding

Please note
This job is closed for applications.