Regeneration Funding Investment Officer

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 24/10/2018 12:00
£23,866 - £26,470
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Regeneration/ Economic Development
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
County Hall, Morpeth
Closing date:
24 Oct
Further Information

Northumberland County Council is looking to recruit a Regeneration Funding Investment Officer. This is a new post within the recently established Economy and Regeneration Service, which has responsibility for the co-ordination and driving forward of the delivery of regeneration and economic growth projects within the County.

You will work as part of a team responsible for the coordination and development of the Regeneration Investment Project Pipeline, which will include the provision of funding advice and bid development support.

The main responsibilities include:

-Development and updating of a new electronic grants register and funding database
-Working with external and internal services to update the Regeneration Investment Pipeline
-Providing the secretariat function for the Regeneration Investment Group and Network for External Funding
-Researching Grants Databases to provide funding advice
-Assisting with the development of funding bids

You will have an NVQ level 4 (or equivalent) excellent IT skills including experience in the development and use of spreadsheets and simple databases. You will have experience of working in an external funding/regeneration environment including the provision of funding advice and bid development. You will possess excellent organisational skills, and be able to develop strong working relationships with both your team and a wider network of partners.

This is an excellent opportunity for a skilled and enthusiastic person to develop their knowledge of external funding and become involved in an exciting and expanding area of work within the Council. The post is offered on a 3 year fixed term basis.

For a more comprehensive list of duties applicable to this post, please view the attached Job Description and Person Specification

For further information about the role please contact Heather Smith, Corporate Programmes & External Funding Manager, Economy and Regeneration Service. Tel 01670 623883 or email

Please note
This job is closed for applications.