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Grants Officer (102071)

Broadmeadows

Reference: 3630920

Hume City Council is looking for a Grants Officer to join the Leisure Centres and Sport department.

This is a great opportunity to work in a position that has a strong collaborative focus across Council. This role involves assisting the Coordinator Grants and Projects to identify funding opportunities for approved 4-Year Capital Works Program, recurrent services and other activities to support Council operations. In doing so, you will be responsible for writing submissions for grants for budgeted and priority projects as required, work with departments across Council in the preparation of applications and assist staff to monitor, report on and acquit grants.

Good administration skills, highly developed writing skills and an understanding of grants processes are required together with the ability to research and analyse information on grants and work collaboratively with key internal stakeholders across the organisation and engage with State and Federal Government departments.

Key Skills:

  • Knowledge of and experience in the process of applying for and administering grants.
  • Research skills to seek, obtain and analyse information relevant to the development of grants.
  • Ability to work with a team and across networks.

Company Profile

Hume City Council is a leader in local government and is recognised for its innovation, initiative, leadership, service, quality and support for its people.

Hume City is one of Australia's fastest-growing communities and with more people choosing to call Hume home, we're expected to welcome more than 57,000 new residents to our City over the next decade.

What We Offer

With our high level of employee engagement, Hume City Council offers a great working environment where you can develop your career. We offer flexible work arrangements and other benefits, such as study assistance and interest free loans for public transport. Our strong commitment to social justice and the environment provides opportunities for employees to participate in various programs.

For further information please view the attached position description or contact Joel Kimber on 0419 308 547.


Applications Close: 01 Aug 2017