Grants Monitoring Officer

Job Title: Grants Monitoring Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wales
Salary: £26,474 rising to £30,086 over three years
Reference: Post number: 202807, 202813
Contact Name: Sherreen Thomas
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 07, 2021 13:24

Job Description


Work pattern: full time, 37 hours a week

Benefits: Civil Service pension, 28 days annual leave, rising to 33 days over 5 years, flexible working options, occupational health including counselling and advisory services and eye care, childcare vouchers and salary sacrifice schemes.

Role Purpose

Natural Resources Wales are currently seeking experienced and enthusiastic individuals to join the grants assessment and monitoring team! We are a placed based organisation actively engaging with local communities, sectors, partners, charities and Public Services Boards to collaborate more effectively and better understand opportunities to work together. Healthy, resilient ecosystems underpin the well-being of communities. Action across the public, private and third sector is the key to building ecosystem resilience. Our vision for grant funding is to enable and facilitate action by others. We recognise that together with our partners we can extend our reach further, enhance expertise, and generate a better understanding of the issues and people working in a Place. Others bring additional strengths and are often better able to make the connections and build the collaboration.

Qualifications and Skills

Knowledge of:

  • Grant management skills with basic understanding of budgeting and financial management concepts.
  • Managing grant programmes from initiation through to impact reporting.

Experience of: 

  • Financial and grants management/administration.
  • Maintaining audit trails of decisions made on grant proposals.
  • Analysing large data sets using Excel.
  • Completion of searches using Google and other online databases.
  • Working in a programme and project management environment with project management experience and/or qualifications.
  • Building relationships with other teams, with a focus on customer service.
  • Working within a Finance and Grant funding environment.
  • Share your knowledge and expertise to help solve problems, supporting all Heads of Business in EPP as required.
Closing date: 16th September 2021

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