Grants Officer – 2 month contract

An exciting opportunity exists for a suitably skilled and experienced person to join the Shire team in delivering an invaluable service by bringing much needed grant funding into the community.

The Grants Officer will be responsible for identifying suitable grants for local businesses and organisations from the various funding streams currently available to stimulate the economy and provide financial relief to those who need it.

To be successful in this position the person will need to be familiar with the Cocos business context, have experience in navigating the grant funding environment, particularly at the Commonwealth and/or State level and be able to assist in developing high quality and competitive funding applications.

This is a time-critical role so, self-management, focus and the ability to work within very tight timeframes is essential.  The remuneration of the position will as a Level 5 of the Local Government Industry Award 2019 which is currently $36.09/hour, inclusive of district allowance and 25% casual loading.

To ensure we are ready to hit the ground running quickly, applications must be received by 12noon on Wednesday 8 April 2020.  Applications should consist of a letter that outlines the applicant’s capability and experience along with the names of two referees.

Please address applications to the CEO, Shire of Cocos (Keeling) Islands, PO Box 1094 or via email Alamat emel ini dilindungi dari Spambot. Anda perlu hidupkan JavaScript untuk melihatnya. 

For more information about the position please contact Andrea Selvey on 9162 6649 or Alamat emel ini dilindungi dari Spambot. Anda perlu hidupkan JavaScript untuk melihatnya..