Programme Officer

Portsmouth City Council.
12 Nov 2017
22 Nov 2017
Job Type
Solent Local Enterprise Partnership - Programme Officer Ref No: 1348 - 1576 Salary: Band 7 - GBP23,398 - 27,668 p.a. 37 hours per week Permanent Location: Solent LEP Office, Building 1000, Lakeside, North Harbour, Western Road, Portsmouth, PO6 3EN The Solent Local Enterprise Partnership The Solent Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) was formed in 2010 after the Government offered local areas the opportunity to take control of their future economic development. It is a locally-owned partnership between businesses and local authorities and plays a central role in determining local economic priorities and undertaking activities to drive economic growth and the creation of local jobs. The Team The Local Growth Team within Solent LEP oversees the administration of the processes for funds the LEP has under management. We are seeking a Programme Officer who will support the Team in the grant application, award and monitoring functions across a variety of funding programmes and project that deliver job creation and business growth outcomes within the LEP area. What is the role? The purpose of this role is to support the Local Growth Team within the LEP to administer the government funds and grants that it has responsibility for together with the respective Accountable Bodies, scheme leaders, and partners. Closing: 24 th November 2017 Interview process: 6 th December 2017 For the full job profile plus details on how to apply please click apply now