The Partnership has created a coordinated approach to the protection and enhancement of Lough Erne’s unique heritage and have developed a strong foundation from which to develop future opportunities.
The stunning Fermanagh Lakeland landscape consists of numerous islands, long shorelines, rivers, wet meadows, grasslands and woodlands, and is home to an array of internationally important species and habitats. As Finance and Administration Officer you will work closing with the programme team and wide range of partners and stakeholders to administer the governance & financial processes and controls to ensure that the programme is successfully delivered.
Purpose of the role
To ensure the smooth and effective running of the financial management and administration, processes and procedures of the Lough Erne Landscape Partnership during the Delivery Phase. To provide efficient secretarial, administrative and coordinating support for the LELP team. To assist the Programme Manager with financial management processes and monitoring and reporting to funders on progress as against the LELP Action Plan and overall scheme budgets.
We expect you to carry out your job responsibilities in an environmentally aware manner, ensuring as little damage to the environment as possible. Our aim is to ensure all resources are utilised effectively and efficiently. You will be expected to apply ‘sound value for money’ principles in undertaking purchasing or supply of goods and services.
Essential skills, knowledge and experience:
This is a Full-Time role, contracted until March 2023. We are open to applications from candidates looking to fulfil this contract on a part-time, pro-rata basis. The RSPB reserves the right to extend or make this role permanent without further advertising dependent on business needs at the end of the contract term. The successful candidate will be home-based and can be located anywhere within the UK.
We are looking to conduct interviews for this position from Mid-January 2022. For further information please contact Elmarie.firstname.lastname@example.org.
As part of this application process you will be asked to provide a copy of your CV and complete an application form including evidence on how you meet the skills, knowledge, and experience listed above.
The RSPB is an equal opportunities employer. This role is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.
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