Graduate Project Officer (Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership)

Full Time

Fixed Term contract for 12 months

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Leicester & Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership (LLEP) team based at Leicester City Council. The LLEP ( is one of 38 bodies set up by Government to lead and drive economic growth in their areas.

This role will provide financial, administrative and programme support to a very lively, extremely passionate and incredibly busy LLEP team.

Tasks will be varied and involve many functions including data verification and management; processing grant claims; supporting procurement activity; finance activities; presentation and report writing, administration and providing support to team members.

It is a fantastic opening for someone with an interest in business administration, finance in a political or economic environment, who is keen to gain solid experience of working in a busy office environment, develop practical skills and expand their knowledge.

This post is waiting for the right person with a willing, ‘can do’ attitude to grab the opportunity, shape the role and really make it a success.

This post is part-funded through the European Structural Funds Programme (2014-20)

Requirements of the post:

For an informal discussion please contact David Wright on 0116 4542932 or email

Interviews will be held on 27th January 2017

Please ensure you provide an email address as this is our method of contact

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