County Kildare LEADER Partnership: Project Development Officer

County Kildare LEADER Partnership

has a vacancy for a

LEADER Project Development Officer

County Kildare LEADER Partnership is the Implementing Partner for the LEADER 2014 – 2020 Programme in County Kildare under contract to Kildare Local Community Development Committee (LCDC) which is responsible for the delivery of LEADER 2014-2020.

Project Development Officer: The Project Development Officer will report to the Rural Development Manager and will work with project promoters to develop project applications for consideration for funding under the LEADER 2014 – 2020 Programme for County Kildare. The position also involves responsibilities for the administration attached to project applications, approvals and payments.

The successful candidate will hold a relevant third level qualification, have proven experience of working in a similar role and have a good knowledge of the Rural Development Programme.

S/he will have excellent communication and organizational skills, excellent project management skills and have the flexibility and ability to work to deadlines.

A fixed term contract will be offered with salary commensurate to experience.

For full Job Description please email

Application by letter and C.V. should be submitted by post to:

Rural Development Programme Manager,
County Kildare LEADER Partnership,
Co. Kildare.

Closing date for receipt of applications: 5 p.m. on Tuesday 30th May 2017.

County Kildare LEADER Partnership is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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