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Vacancy Details

Grants Administrator x 2

Harborough District Council
Grade 4 £25,979 - £27,803
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Working Pattern:
Full Time/Flexible Hours
37 hours.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
03/06/2024 at 09:00
Harborough District Council

Car user:  Casual

Generous annual leave entitlement and Local Government Pension Scheme

Harborough District Council’s vision is to work with communities in a vibrant, safe and prosperous district and to bring the best opportunities to all.

We have a exciting opportunity for an experienced administrator who has extensive knowledge of managing and following complex processes.  Come and join our community partnerships team where you will be responsible for the administration of grants schemes for Parish/Town Councils, community groups and others. 

You will be the main point of contact for the delivery of the Council’s new capital grant scheme for parish and town councils and the new Ward Member grant scheme. You will assist applicants in the preparation of grants, be responsible for the administration of the grant process ensuring that applications meet the specified criteria and outcomes.  You will be responsible for actively promoting grant schemes as solution to supporting local initiatives.  You will also provide administrative duties and support to other grants processes in the wider community partnership team, as required.

You will need to have excellent admin experience and skills; maintaining accurate records and have an eye for detail.  Having knowledge of grant processes will be beneficial, although training on grant processes will be provided.  From time to time, you may be required to attend evening meetings, where time off in leu will be given.

The closing date for receipt of completed applications is 9am on 3rd June 2024.  Interviews will be held on 10th June 2024.

If you think you would be a great fit for us, but don’t meet all the requirements of the role, please contact us as we’d love to discuss how we could be the next step in your career journey.

Our preferred method of receipt of application is via the online application form. CVs will not be accepted. 

Should you have any difficulties applying online please e-mail 

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