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EU Fund Management Director (Grade 5)

REF: IRC243818

DEPARTMENT: Department for Economy (DfE)

SALARY: £70,522 - £80,847 (under review)

LOCATION: Adelaide House, Belfast

This senior management role will be responsible for the management of the Department’s EU Structural Fund programmes as well as influencing the design of successor funds post 2021. It is an exciting and challenging role, coming at time of significant change, primarily as a consequence of the UK’s planned exit from the EU. The role is pivotal to enabling the Department to deliver its vision of a “……..globally competitive economy that works for everyone”.

Further appointments may be made from this competition should NICS positions become vacant which require the same eligibility criteria and have similar duties and responsibilities.

For more detailed information, including the duties and responsibilities of the post and the criteria to be used during the recruitment and selection process, please click on the Candidate Information Booklet link below.

In order to apply for this position, please click on the "Apply for this job online" link below to register to this vacancy and to submit an online application.

Alternatively, an application pack can be requested by contacting:

HRConnect, PO Box 1089, The Metro Building, 6-9 Donegall Square South, Belfast, BT1 9EW. Telephone: 0800 1 300 330. Email:

All requests must include your name, address and reference number IRC243818.

Completed application forms must be returned to arrive not later than 12:00 noon (UK time) on Friday 23rd August 2019. 

As women, young people (people under the age of 35), people with a disability and people from minority ethnic communities are currently known to be under represented in this occupation across Northern Ireland, applications from women would be particularly welcome.

The Northern Ireland Civil Service is an Equal Opportunities Employer.