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22 Victoria Road
Derry~Londonderry
Northern Ireland
BT47 2AB

Tel: +44 (0) 28 7134 2100
Email: general@loughs-agency.org

Dundalk Street,
Carlingford,
Co Louth,
Rep. of Ireland

Tel: +353 (0) 42 938 3888
Email: carlingford@loughs-agency.org

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Introduction

Loughs Agency is a unique and forward-thinking organisation. Within our current approved core staffing level of 53 is a wide range of knowledge, skills and experience. Our Headquarters is based at Victoria Road, Derry~Londonderry, and in addition, we have a regional office in Carlingford, Co Louth and an operational office in Omagh, Co Tyrone.

Vacancies

Job notifications will be displayed on this page as and when they become available. Below you will find listings for current job vacancies. To access more information about the position and application process click on the relevant line where indicated. We thank you for considering a career with us.

Current Vacancies

Project Administrator & Finance Officer

Salary Scale £26,962 to £27,819 Pro-Rata

Temporary Post to August 2022 with a possible extension, subject to funding.

21 hours per week.

Purpose of the Role

The Loughs Agency has been awarded funding from the European Union’s European Regional Development Fund through the INTERREG VA Programme managed by the Special EU Programmes Body (SEUPB). The Loughs Agency is a key partner in this project which has several elements that will be implemented in conjunction with project partners.

This demanding role will be working under the supervision of the Project Manager and will be responsible for the day to day administration and delivery of the project, ensuring that all of the complex EU funding regulations imposed on the project are met.  Provision of administrative and financial, monitoring and evaluation expertise to support the Project to its conclusion.

Essential Criteria

Applicants must demonstrate that they possess the following criteria, by the closing date for application:

  1. Accounting Qualification ACCA, CIMA or equivalent (or working towards, with 75%, or more, achieved)
  2. 2 years’ experience of a financial management role in a funded programme to include budget management, allocation and governance
  3. 2 years’ experience of deployment of financial and other resources
  4. 2 years’ experience of implementing procurement and value for money activities
  5. A full current driving licence held for a minimum of 2 years by the closing date, with no more than 6 penalty points.

Desirable Criteria

  1. Accounting qualification ACCA, CIMA or equivalent, fully achieved.
  2. 3 years’ experience of a financial management role in a funded programme to include budget management, allocation and governance
  3. 3 years’ experience of deployment of financial and other resources
  4. 3 years’ experience of implementing procurement and value for money activities

In addition to the above the successful candidate will also have a high level of organisational skills to include;

  • Sound financial and budget management skills
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills
  • A proven ability to multi-task
  • Proven decision making and problem solving skills
  • A proven ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • A proven ability to work flexibly and on own initiative
  • Well-developed presentation and IT skills

The relevant information and forms relating to this post are available by clicking the links below. Note that the Online Application form is not currently supported by Microsoft Edge. Alternatively you can download the .pdf version using Adobe and submit via email.

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ONLINE APPLICATION FORM

DOWNLOADABLE APPLICATION FORM

MONITORING QUESTIONNAIRE

Completed application forms must be returned to arrive not later than 1 pm on Wednesday 17th October 2018. 

The Agency reserves the right to interview only those candidates who from their application appear to be the most suitable.

Loughs Agency is committed to equality of opportunity and welcomes applications from suitably qualified people irrespective of religious belief, gender, disability, race, political opinion, age, marital status, sexual orientation, or whether or not they have dependants. www.loughs-agency.org

If you have difficulty with the online form or require any further assistance please contact Human Resources on 02871 342100 or at careers@loughs-agency.org