Capital Project Support Officer

  • Job Reference: 1108699820-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2023
  • Recruiter: Randstad Delivery
  • Location: Carmarthenshire
  • Salary: £11.81 Per Hour
  • Sector: Retail & Consumer Products
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Are you looking for a new role?

Are you looking to work with your local authority?

Do you have knowledge of the Childcare Sector ?

If so then please read on, we need you!

Randstad are currently looking for Capital Project Officer to work at a local authority Carmarthenshire County Council.

The role involves providing support to the Capital and Commissioning Officer in the completion of a number of varied capital projects ranging from minor adaptations and refurbishments to major works in maintained and non-maintained settings, in order to meet the demand for additional childcare places for two year olds within Carmarthenshire, to enable the successful delivery of the Flying Start expansion.

Role: Capital Project Officer

Location: Carmarthenshire County Council

Pay Rate: 11.81 per hour


-To assist the Capital and Commissioning Officer in effectively and efficiently processing applications for the Early Years and Childcare Small Grants Scheme whilst adhering to strict deadlines.

-To review applications and ensure good records and information management is in place

-To act as a point of contact for telephone enquiries from local childcare providers including day nurseries, childminders, and Meithrins regarding the Early Years and Childcare Small Grants Scheme.

-To respond efficiently and timely to all queries from childcare providers with specific knowledge regarding the Early Years and Childcare Small Grants Scheme.

-To work with the Capital and Commissioning Officer to maintain effective and efficient administrative systems in accordance with departmental policy.

-To assist the Capital and Commissioning Officer in the monitoring of the grant money awarded to successful applicants.

-To assist the Capital and Commissioning Officer in ensuring all capital works agreed are compliant.

-To organise and provide support for all meetings involving Senior Managers, staff and partner organisations such as Childcare Providers.

-To undertake a range of typing, clerical and administrative duties as required.


-Experience in office administration and procedures

-Experience of using Microsoft Office, e.g Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel.

-Experience of dealing with the public, which will include effectively handling telephone calls and enquiries from Childcare Providers across Carmarthenshire

If you are interested in this position please apply now!

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