Senior Finance and Performance Officer
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Closed for applications on 21/10/2018 23:59
Grade 9 £27,358 - £30,756
Finance / Benefits / Revenues / Procurement
County Hall, Durham
The Youth Employment Initiative (YEI) is an £29m EU funded programme to help unemployed 16-24 year olds improve their skills and move into employment, training or education. DurhamWorks is the approved project for YEI in County Durham, with Durham County Council as the applicant.
This post, working in the Funding and Programmes Team in Regeneration and Local Services, will ensure that the County Council as applicant to this Programme maintains efficient and effective management of the project by providing advice, guidance and support to the Adult Learning and Skills Service, the project sponsor, particularly in relation to European funding requirements.
This post is funded through YEI/ESF and is fixed term until 31 July 2021.
Required qualifications and experience:-
Association of Accounting Technicians or other relevant financial qualification at level 4 or above (or equivalent)
Substantial experience of financial administration systems;
Experience of establishing/maintaining monitoring and record-keeping systems; Experience of preparing European grant claims, or claims for similar grant-funding regimes.
For further information regarding the post, please contact Claire Williams, Funding and Programmes Manager on 03000 261897 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Interviews are scheduled to be held on Thursday 8th November 2018. Please note that a test will form part of the interview process.
Permanent Durham County Council employees wishing to undertake a temporary post within the Council, whether this is within their substantive service, or across services, should seek the approval of their line manager/senior manager to undertake this temporary post with the guarantee to return to their substantive post at the expiry of the temporary post. If the temporary post is reviewed and further extended, agreement must be sought from the employee’s substantive line manager.
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In line with the County Council's Recruitment and Selection Policy, please note that we are unable to accept CVs. Any information provided on CVs will not be considered for short-listing purposes.
Apply on-line or for further assistance contact the HR Operations & Data Team on 03000 268119 / 264244 / 264223 / 268153 or email hrREAL@durham.gov.uk
This job is closed for applications.