Casual Grants Officer

City of Sydney Part Time Temporary 12/04/2019

Division: CITY LIFE
Unit: GRANTS
Section: GRANTS
Salary: AUD 42.28 per hour plus casual loading
Employment status: Casual
Employment arrangement: Casual
Location: SYDNEY CBD

At the City of Sydney our people are our most important asset and central to achieving our exciting and ambitious Sustainable Sydney 2030 - developing a green, global and connected city.

The City's Grants and Sponsorship Program supports initiatives and projects that build the social, cultural, environmental and economic life of the city. Through this program the City partners with the community and business to further the actions, strategic directions and vision of Sustainable Sydney 2030.

This role involves broad grant management administration responsibilities including data entry, document management consolidation, raising payments and reviewing application description and general upkeep of the online grants management system - SmartyGrants. Ideal candidates for this position will be actively seeking casual work on an ad-hoc basis. Flexibility will be required as there are peak periods throughout the year that the position supports.

To be successful you will have:

  • experience in managing a high volume of work
  • an excellent attention to detail
  • the demonstrated ability to effectively work with a large number of internal and external stakeholders.


To be considered for this opportunity you must have experience in the administration, coordination, promotion and reporting of grants programs. An understanding of contemporary issues, trends and strategies in the provision of grants administration, analysis and reporting is also beneficial.

Do you want to be part of something challenging and rewarding? Are you passionate about serving our community? The City of Sydney might be the right career move for you.

To apply: Click on 'Apply' button below to complete your online application. Please upload your current resume and address the essential criteria (selection criteria) as stated within the position description that demonstrates how you meet the requirements of this role.

This role will require a national criminal record background check and a pre-employment health declaration.

Position description: CLICK HERE to view or download the position description.

Applications must be made online via the City's website by 11.59pm on Sunday 28 April 2019.

For further information contact: Jeremy Kelshaw, Manager Grants, on 02 9265 9171.

Employee Benefits: CLICK HERE for more information on the benefits of working in Council.

At the City we provide equal employment opportunity. We are committed to ensuring an accessible and inclusive work environment and encourage applications from people from diverse backgrounds and cultures.