Grants Officer

Posted 01 November 2023
Salary$56 - $84 per hour, Benefits: ACT Government Opportunity
LocationAustralian Capital Territory
Job type Contract
DisciplineGovernment StateGovernment, Defence, Emergency

Job description

  • Opportunity with ACT State Government Client in Woden
  • ASAP Start – Initial 3 Month with possibility of extension
  • $56 – $84 per hour + Super
Our client is looking for a dedicated professional with experience driving and developing forms in SmartyGrants.

The successful applicant will work closely with Funding Delegates to develop professional plans to seek grant applications from the community, and implement these plans.

Main responsibilities of the role include:
  • Supporting business units with market design approaches.
  • Implementing design approaches using the SmartyGrants platform.
  • Work closely with business units to develop and implement robust approaches to increasing the use of grants as the primary investment approach.
  • Participate in directorate and cross-directorate forums to improve SmartyGrants capability.
  • Provide support to assessment panel members and NGOs attempting to participate in grant rounds.
About You:
  • Experience in using the SmartyGrants tool, especially to create forms for non-government organisations NGOs seeking to participate in grant rounds.
  • Expertise in designing grants rounds including developing SmartyGrants forms e.g. application and assessment.
  • End-to-end experience in end grant processes.
  • A strongly collaborative approach and a willingness to work with people who are not grants experts to meet directorate goals.
To Apply:
In order to be considered applicants are required to hold full working rights within Australia and be willing to undergo a National Police Check if successful.

If this sounds like the role for you, please submit an updated copy of your resume in MS Word format by hitting APPLY NOW or call Ankita on (02) 9200 3683 for more information.

DFP welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people with disability. In addition, DFP will provide reasonable adjustments for individuals with disability throughout the recruitment process. If you identify as a person with disability and require adjustments to the application, recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please advise via or 1300 337 000 and indicate your preferred method of communication (email, phone, text) so we can keep in touch and meet your accessibility needs.