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Grants Management Support Assistant

Sport England

Sport England is a non-departmental public body under the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport.

24 Jan 2023
Full Time
Closing date
19 Feb 2023

We are looking for three self-motivated and team driven individuals, to join our Corporate Services Directorate in the Grants Management Team in our Loughborough office.  This opportunity will follow two previous years of welcoming student placements to Sport England and builds upon experience of our successful intern programmes over the previous few years.

Role Purpose

The successful students will be involved in:

  • Contributing to specific Grant Management projects
  • Contributing to the development of new funding programmes
  • Processing funding applications as part of the business support team
  • Supporting awardees and collecting / reporting on project progress
  • Specific duties can be tailored to the interests or studies of the student and could include work in the areas of audit, project compliance or fraud management.

Skills & Experience

Requirements for the role

  • You must be legally able to work in the UK as this is a paid placement.
  • You must be at least two years into your undergraduate degree and looking for a placement in industry before returning to university to study for the final year of your course.

Required competencies

  • Strong communication skills –written and verbal
  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to work well alone and as part of a team
  • Excellent time management demonstrating agility to prioritise
  • Enthusiasm and self motivation for the role.

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Additional Information

Full Time
Job Type
Governing Body Role

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