Waterford Area Partnership Ltd., Westgate Park, Tramore Road, Waterford.

Tel: 051-841740, Email: info@wap.ie

We’re Hiring Local Employment Services Manager

WATERFORD AREA PARTNERSHIP CLG. WISHES TO RECRUIT FOR A MANAGER FOR THE WATERFORD CITY LOCAL EMPLOYMENT SERVICE

 

MANAGER POSITION – Ref: M.1.07

Waterford City Local Employment Service provides a range of labour market guidance and support services to unemployed job seekers living in the Waterford City catchment area. The WCLES goal is to provide a range a quality professional services to unemployed job seekers, in particular those most distant from the labour market to help them find suitable employment. The successful applicant must have excellent organisational and strategic planning qualities with an understanding of the effects of unemployment.

 

The person entrusted with the position will require a high level of innovation, be energetic, self- starting and be a good team player. Candidates should possess highly developed communication skills and a proven ability to develop effective networks. Applicants should be prepared to work some occasional flexible hours.

 

The successful candidate must have:

  • Ability to manage people effectively for performance and monitoring of delivery and outcomes
  • A relevant Third level qualification with an emphasis on business/organisational management
  • Excellent knowledge of financial standards, financial procedures and experience managing budgets
  • Excellent IT skills. Ability to make full use of Microsoft Office products e.g. Word, Excel, Access, and Powerpoint.
  • Knowledge and experience of WordPress and social media
  • Strong planning and organisational skills with a strategic mind-set
  • Working knowledge and experience of implementing ISO 9000 standard
  • Experience of administration and record keeping in an office environment
  • A strong focus on quality customer service
  • Experience in developing and promoting new and appropriate programmes/initiatives for unemployed people
  • All applicants must hold a full driving licence and own transport

 

The contract is until 31st December 2018 on a 35 hour week basis with a starting salary scale of circa €37,894

 

To apply for  the above position please forward a copy of current Curriculum Vitae and letter of application stating  Manager with reference number, no later than 5.00 p.m., Friday 22nd September 2017 to:

Mr Joe Stokes, CEO Waterford Area Partnership CLG

Westgate Retail Park,

Tramore Road,

Waterford.

Or via email on info@wap.ie

NB: Candidates will be short listed on the basis of the Curriculum Vitae & no late applications will be considered

This Local Employment Service Network is funded by the Department of Social Protection

Waterford Area Partnership CLG is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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