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We’re hiring – Join the WCVA team

Published : 26/10/20 | Categories: News |

At WCVA we offer a wide range of benefits and flexible employment that makes a difference. WCVA currently has four opportunities for temporary employment.

WHY WORK AT WCVA?

As an employer, WCVA (Wales Council for Voluntary Action) can offer a number of benefits such as a flexible working scheme, pension at 9% of salary, and access to an employees’ assistance programme. WCVA invests in its employees and their development. As well as being a Living Wage Employer, committed to paying staff the real living wage, WCVA has been awarded Investors in People accreditation.

Find out more about working for WCVA.

CURRENT JOB OPPORTUNITIES

  • Development Team Administrator
  • Grants Fund Support Officer
  • Youth Volunteering Support Officer
  • Social Investment Cymru Project Officer

Funding for each of these posts is until 31 March 2021 and is supported by Welsh Government.

Closing date: 2 November 2020

Applications submitted in the medium of Welsh are welcomed and will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.

DEVELOPMENT TEAM ADMINISTRATOR

Full time, 35 hours per week
£17,769 per annum
WCVA will contribute 9% of the annual salary into its approved pension scheme
Base: any location / remote working

About the role

The position will pro-actively work as part of a team to support the development team to deliver high quality service across Wales through efficient administration and communications support.

This will be achieved by providing:

  • High quality and effective work that keeps to deadlines
  • Arranging meetings on Microsoft Teams and Zoom, recording attendance data, circulating information and post meeting actions as required
  • Taking and preparing minutes at meetings for circulation
  • Collating responses from members, partners and/or network members to feed into reports and /or monitoring as and when required

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GRANTS FUND SUPPORT OFFICER

Full time, 35 hours per week
£22,404 per annum
WCVA will contribute 9% of the annual salary into its approved pension scheme
Base: any location / remote working 

About the role

This is an opportunity to work on varied grant schemes which enable community led activity in Wales and beyond. Provide a support function to WCVA’s non-European grant management function to ensure effective implementation, administration, assessment, monitoring and reporting of the funds under management.

Read the job description.

YOUTH VOLUNTEERING SUPPORT OFFICER

Full time, 35 hours per week
£22,404 per annum
WCVA will contribute 9% of the annual salary into its approved pension scheme
Base: any location / remote working

About the role 

Support the volunteering team to deliver high quality communications, resources, and tools for the purpose of an improved volunteering journey for young people.

Read the job description.

SOCIAL INVESTMENT CYMRU PROJECT OFFICER

Full time, 35 hours per week
£28,224 per annum
WCVA will contribute 9% of the annual salary into its approved pension scheme
Base: any location / remote working 

About the role

You will be part of the Social Investment Cymru team assisting the delivery of all aspects of activity including the Social Business Growth Fund (SBGF), providing innovative financial support to social businesses in Wales. You will lead on ensuring the successful completion of approved investments through ensuring that all paperwork and pre-financial drawdown checks have been completed. In addition, you will be a vital member of the team supporting and undertaking other tasks such as assessments of applications and ongoing performance management of supported social businesses.

This will be achieved by providing:

  • Accurate and timely assessments of applications for financial assistance
  • Monitoring of deals that have been made by making sure all monitoring and evaluation requirements are met
  • Ensuring effective decisions are made in order to ensure a quality service is provided to all internal and external customers
  • Support continuous improvement and innovation

Read the job description.

HOW TO APPLY

To apply please download the application pack below:

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