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NATIONAL GOVERNING BODIES AND HIGH PERFORMANCE ADMINISTRATOR – CLERICAL OFFICER GRADE

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist the High Performance (HP) Unit and National Governing Bodies (NGB) Unit in the administration of the various funding streams
  • Provide administrative support to team members in the HP and NGB Units
  • Assist in the preparation of responses to PQs, Department Queries and other requests for information
  • Develop working relationships with National Governing Bodies, responding to queries and providing information in an efficient manner
  • Provide administrative support to other Sport Ireland Units as required
  • Coordinate funding related meetings, document the minutes, and communicate any follow up actions to the relevant parties
  • Work on key projects throughout the year between with the HP and NGB Units

Personal Specification

Essential Skills

  • Excellent administration and organisational skills
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team and on own initiative
  • High level of efficiency and attention to detail
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • A high level of proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Leaving Certificate or equivalent
  • Minimum of 2 year’s previous experience in a similar role

Desirable Skills, Qualifications, and Experience:

  • Familiarity with annual operational planning and budgeting
  • Ability to read and understand financial statements and reports
  • Understanding of the sports sector in Ireland

Additional Information:

Contract: Full-time, permanent

Salary Scale: €25,254 – €39,112 (including two long service increments) - CO Standard Scale. The appointment will be made on this scale at a point in line with current Government Pay Policy. New entrants to the public sector commence on the first point of scale

Location: Sport Ireland National Sports Campus, Snugborough Road, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15

Application is by CV and covering letter to hr@sportireland.ie by 5pm on Friday, 16th November 2018.

Sport Ireland is an equal opportunities employer.