Third Sector Engagement Officer x 2

  • Job Reference: HKXZQ2201/SG
  • Date Posted: 5 January 2021
  • Recruiter: Gwent Association of Voluntary Organisations
  • Location: Newport
  • Salary: £24,175 to £26,822
  • Sector: Membership Officer
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 12 month FTC

Job Description

Third Sector Engagement Officer (2 posts) 

Striving to improve the lives and opportunities of our communities through partnership and collaboration


Salary Scp 27 – 30: £24,175 - £26,822 pa
Starting Salary Scp 27: £24,175 pa
37 hours per week
These posts are funded by GAVO and are fixed term for twelve months

Two posts covering (1) Caerphilly/Blaenau Gwent and (2) Newport/Monmouthshire, based in GAVO offices in the areas

This is an exciting opportunity for two motivated, well-organised individuals with knowledge of the Third Sector and experience of partnership working across all sectors.  You will need an understanding of the challenges faced by community organisations and a passion for working with voluntary organisations to support their growth and sustainability. The role requires excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and the ability to engage and build key relationships with members of third sector organisations and statutory partners.

You will have a flexible, organised approach to a busy workload with the ability to deliver presentations and meet deadlines. Well-developed ICT skills and competency in the use of digital office systems & social media platforms are essential.

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Alison Palmer. Contact details can be found by selecting the apply button shown.  

For an application pack, visit our website and click on vacancies. No CVs accepted. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Please clearly state on the form which post(s) you are applying for.

Closing Date: Friday 22nd January 2021 at 10am
Interview Date: Week Commencing 25th January 2021