Multiply Officer - Public Sector - 42k

Job Description

VANRATH are delighted to be assisting our client, a large and well-known Public Sector Organisation with the recruitment of a Multiply Officer This is a Full-Time Monday - Friday position. 37 hours per week.


£39,186 - £42,403

The Multiply Officer is an exciting new post within the organisation's Economic Development section to work closely with local employers, potential investors, community groups and residents.


  • To lead, plan and deliver an agreed programme of interventions in the local borough through a co-ordinated, partnership approach working with a wide range of stakeholders.
  • Facilitate the creation of a Multiply programme and develop an associated Action Plan and Governance Structures through consultation and engagement with stakeholder agencies to maximise the draw-down of funds from Central Government.
  • To co-ordinate the Multiply Programme and its work plan, undertaking third party contract management duties and assessing the impact of interventions within funding framework.
  • Assist the Economic Development Manager in the preparation of accurate and timely reports for Committee and Council meetings.
  • Contribute to the development, implementation, monitoring, evaluation and updating of annual business plans for the Economic Development Section.
  • To deputise for the Economic Development Manager and represent the organisation at related Multiply meetings.
  • Provide a high level of internal and external customer service including taking ownership of customer queries, requests for assistance and complaints and following issues through to completion.

Essential Criteria:

  • Degree in Economic Development, Community Development, Regeneration or equivalent level 6 qualification.
  • Possess at least 2 years' experience in a wide range of economic/community development activities.
  • Experience of working with communities and adults.
  • Good planning and project management skills, including Programme design, resource development and assessment.
  • Knowledge of EU and other funding programmes and how applications and claims are prepared and processed.
  • Competent in the use of Microsoft Office and Windows Applications.
  • Full current driving license and access to a form of transport.

Desirable Criteria:

  • Experience of programme management of externally funded programmes.
  • Managing networks and partnership working.
  • Delivering literacy/employability programmes for adults.

For further information on this opportunity, or any other position in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link or contact Conor Birch in the strictest confidence.