Richmondshire District Council


Criteria will be assessed via the submitted application form (A), and an interview (I).

Criteria Essential Desirable

1. 5 GCSE's at A-C level including English language and Mathematics or equivalent (A) 

a. Degree or equivalent level qualification (A)

b. ECDL qualification (A)


2. Experience of providing management reports on scheme delivery (A, I)

3. Experience in supporting a team with general administration and organisational tasks (A, I)

4. Experience of communicating with a wide range of different external stakeholders including customers/community groups/businesses, etc (A, I)

5. Experience of using critical thinking that can be used to appraise a project/activity (A, I)

6. Experience of managing and monitoring projects (A, I)

c. Experience of working within National
Lottery environment (A)

d. Experience of working with a grant awarding environment (A)

e. Experience of monitoring project outputs (A)




7. The ability to maintain filing systems and excel spreadsheets (I)

f. Previous knowledge of working in local government (A)

Personal aptitudes and skills

8. Ability to complete work to a high standard of accuracy (A)

9. Ability to work in a team (I)

10. Ability to work under pressure to achieve targets and meet deadlines (I)

11. Good standard of oral and written communication skills (I)

12. Strong IT skills, including word processing and the use of spreadsheets and databases to process information (A,I)


13. Ability to use initiative (I)

14. Warm, friendly and professional with a 'can do attitude (I)

15. Ability to respect and maintain confidentiality (I)                        

Other requirements

16. Comply with the Council's Equality and Diversity Policy (I)

17. Current valid driving licence and use of a car (A,I)


Updated: March 2022

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