Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Senior Project Support Officer


Job Description:

Senior Project Support Officer needed in Newham £17.75ph PAYE - Reference:RQ432402

The role is working on a full time basis (36 hours a week), with a usual working pattern of 9am - 5pm (there is some flexibility to adjust this if required e.g. 8am - 4pm or 10pm - 6pm).

Some examples of the duties include;

• Providing recommendations against each grant application.

• Providing inputs to ongoing planning with grant making team

• Ensuring that grant assessments are completed according to the operational and financial needs of the programme in a time-pressured environment.

• Keeping the relevant internal stakeholders informed about progress against upcoming deadlines and deliverables.

• Identifying and developing strategies to optimise the speed, transparency and accuracy of grants assessments within the programme.

• Reviewing briefings and other related information connected with the grant-funded programmes

• Providing advice on good practice in grant management, lessons learnt, scaling programmes and giving effective feedback to grantees

• Ensuring applications are eligible to apply in line with business status

• Examining and verifying evidence provided with the application and requesting additional evidence if required.

• From the evidence provided, demonstrate that the applicant has or has not met the pre-agreed criteria to be eligible for an additional restrictions grant.



This is working Full time hours on a temporary contract basis


If you are interested in the role please apply on our website with your CV, alternatively you can email your CV to [email protected] quoting the reference number.


Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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