We operate a bilingual policy. All applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.

Programme Coordinator

Closing date: 27/03/2023

Reference: REQ104468

37 hours / Permanent

27,344 - 29,439 *

Penmorfa, Aberaeron

*All salary values are pro-rata.

About the role

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, committed individual, with excellent organisational skills, to manage and implement the delivery of the Arfor programme in Ceredigion, as part of the Cynnal y Cardi team, in the Economy and Regeneration services of Ceredigion County Council.

ARFOR is a joint venture by Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Gwynedd and Anglesey Councils, which seeks to use entrepreneurship and economic development to support the heartlands of the Welsh language and, thus, maintain the language.

This post is funded through the Arfor programme, which is funded by the Welsh Government.

Should you wish require any further information about this role please contact Eirlys Lloyd on Eirlys.lloyd@ceredigion.gov.uk or 01545 572254.

Interviews will take place week beginning 03.04.2023

Job Description and Person Specification

Note: We reserve the right to amend the application closing date

What we offer

Work-life balance

Lifestyle savings scheme

Generous employer pension scheme

Cycle to work scheme

Learning and development

Where you'll work

Economy and Regeneration

We play a fundamental role in the delivery of the Council’s key Corporate Strategy objective that seeks to boost the economy of the County and the Mid Wales region. We are organised into three main sections: Economy, Planning and Property Services.  Our primary functions include:  

  • Growth and Enterprise: Supporting economic growth and regeneration locally and across the region; Growing Mid Wales; the Corporate Estate and Development Opportunities; Project Support; European and local funding; Food Centre Wales and supporting Agri-Food development; Tourism promotion and development; Tourist Information Centres; Coast and Countryside
  • Planning Services: Supporting growth through Planning and Building Control Services; Strategic and Local Land Use Planning Policy; Development Management; Building Control; and Land Searches.
  • Property Services: Supporting the Council’s programme through Project Management; Property and Building Maintenance; Facilities Management; Carbon Management; and the Efficient Use of Council Property.
Penmorfa is our most central office, it is where our Chief Executive and Councillors are based. 
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