Project Officer (Business & Skills)

Favourite Aberdeen City Council
Ref no: ABC02645
Closes: Sunday, 4th December 2016
Published: Monday, 21st November 2016
Location: Marischal College, Broad Street, Aberdeen
Salary: £12,314 - £14,091 per year Pro Rata
Hours: 14.80 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Part Time
Organisation: Aberdeen City Council
Category: Economic Development
Sub-category: Project Officer

Job Description

"Before applying for this job, it is important that you read the Applicant Guidance by clicking on this link  and the Job Profile attached. These explain the job role and the type of person we're looking for".

Location: Marischal College
Duration: Permanent, Hours: Part-Time, 14.8 hours per week (exact work pattern to be determined)

Job Purpose

This role will be key in ensuring delivery of the £ 2.2. Million European funded Employability pipeline project which will deliver valuable support to those wishing to gain the appropriate skills and knowledge which will ultimately lead to employment and improved lifestyles. Following the European funded project the successful applicant will be involved in the development and delivery of a wide range of activities which will promote employability and engagement skills throughout the city. Experience in supporting individuals to an enhanced quality of life would be advantageous.


The post holder needs to hold as a minimum:

Degree, or equivalent qualification in a relevant discipline.
In addition, a Project Management qualification/certificate is desirable.


The post holder is expected to demonstrate:

Proven experience in trans-national strategic European projects.
Proven experience in developing strategy and policy.
Proven experience in contract management and performance monitoring.
Proven experience of working in a project with multiple partners and stakeholders.
Proven experience of delivering presentations using a variety of methods and media ranging from small groups to large conferences.

The Individual

Please see Job Profile for further details

Job Location