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Economic Development Grant Officer

Economic Development Grant Officer

Job Title: Economic Development Grant Officer
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Melbourne
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 0701SKE
Contact Name: Sarah Kettlewell
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 15, 2021 12:01

Job Description

Public Sector People are currently inviting applications for the role of  Grants Officer to join a Council we are working with based in Melbourne’s north east. The position supports the delivery of community initiatives and grants and facilitates partnership arrangements to assist Council to meet its commitment to strengthening communities within the municipality. 

  • Organise advertising and information sessions on Grant process
  • Manage and record grant applications
  • Coordinate and support internal assessment panel and generate assessment report for endorsement by management
  • Engage with Committees and relevant Council Departments on grant process
  • Facilitate Grant allocation including confirmation letters, cheques and invoices
  • Manage Grant budget
  • General administrative tasks to support the Community Grants Team
  • Previous experience in a community orientated role and/or grants management. 
  • Office administration experience.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of computer applications and record management tools.
  • Demonstrated enthusiasm for administrative solutions to sensitive issues.
  • Experience working within a customer oriented setting.
  • Proven experience in gathering, analysing and reviewing data to assist the work of the Community Engagement Team
  • Procure work and resources for the Community Engagement Team.
  • High level of written and report writing skills
For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity please contact Sarah Kettlewell on (03) 8535 3111.  

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