Vacancies


Current job vacancies at NW RFCA will be listed below:


BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT ADMINISTRATOR (E1) – FIXED TERM CONTRACT until 31 MARCH 2018

A vacancy has arisen for a full-time Admin Officer, working as part of Alternative Venues, a fast-paced Business Development team within the NW RFCA, a public sector organisation which supports the Reserve Forces and Cadets in the North West. The remit of the AV team is to generate income by hiring out parts of the Reserve estate – mainly Army Reserve Centres- when they are not in use for training.   

The ideal candidate will be a confident, strong team player with the ability to work unsupervised and with experience in prioritising a busy workload. Essential skills include:

• Competence in the use of MS Office
• Good customer service skills
• Excellent telephone manner
• Ability to build rapport with customers and site personnel
• Excellent English and Maths (min GCSE Grade C, or equivalent)
• Attention to detail

The post is based at NW RFCA, Alexandra Court, 28 Alexandra Drive, Liverpool L17 8YE, where free car parking facilities are available. However, please note that this location may move to Altcar Training Camp, Hightown, Merseyside within the next 18 months. If this occurs, the employee would be reimbursed for any additional travel expenditure incurred.

For further information including a full job description and details of how to apply, download the application pack below. Alternatively, email nw-hr@rfca.mod.uk

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The closing date for applications is Friday 10 March 2017.


12 MONTHS FIXED TERM CONTRACT PART-TIME (25 hours per week) PROJECT ADMINISTRATOR (Grade E1)

Applicants are invited to apply for a 12 months fixed term contract, working 25 hours per week, as a Project Admin Officer based at the North West of England & Isle of Man Reserve Forces’ and Cadets ‘Association, Alexandra Court, 28 Alexandra Drive, Liverpool, L17 8YE.

This is senior administrative role, and duties include:
• Attending meetings and taking minutes
• Producing agendas/briefs and processing minutes
• Arranging meetings with Architects/Solicitors/Contractors
• Ensuring the Head of Infrastructure and the Infrastructure Resource Managers diaries are kept updated and remind of any arranged meetings
• General administrative duties (taking and making phone calls, typing letters,
sending emails)

For further information including a full job description and details of how to apply, download the application pack below. Alternatively, email nw-hr@rfca.mod.uk

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The closing date for applications is Friday 10 March 2017.


SENIOR SURVEYOR (C2)

We have a vacancy for a full-time Senior Surveyor working as part of the Infrastructure Department for NW RFCA.    

The ideal candidate will be a confident, strong team player with the ability to work unsupervised and with experience in prioritising a busy workload. Essential requirements include:

• Have a full clean driving licence and be able to self drive
• Be competent at Computer Aided Design
• Experience of liaising and dealing effectively with Government organisations, Public Bodies, civilian contractors and consultants
• Excellent communication skills
• Experience and full understanding  of profiling and monitoring expenditure, reconciling accounts and authorising invoices from contractors to consultants
• Experience of Project Management and Contract Administration
• Knowledge of Building Regulations, JCT Minor New Works Contracts, and the CDM Regulations 2015.
• Be qualified in or be working towards Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)

For more information including a full job description and details of how to apply, download the application pack below. Alternatively, email mailto:nw-hr@rfca.mod.uk

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The closing date for applications is 24 March 2017


DEPUTY COMMANDANT (2) – MERSEYSIDE  ARMY CADET FORCE

There is a vacancy now for the Deputy Commandant (2) within Merseyside Army Cadet Force.  The normal place of duty for this post will be the Headquarters of Merseyside ACF which is situated in Altcar Training Camp, L38 7JD.  The HQ staff parade on a Saturday, with occasional weekday evening work as directed by the Commandant. 

The post of Deputy Commandant is a voluntary appointment.  However, the successful applicant will receive remuneration appropriate to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel as per the current Volunteer Allowance scheme for weekends, courses and camps (currently up to 28 days).  In addition, payment for residence to place of duty and motor mileage allowances may be claimed when on official ACF duty.

For further information and details of how to apply, download the application pack below:

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The closing date for applications is 10 April 2017.


COLONEL CADETS – HEADQUARTERS NORTH WEST

There will be a vacancy for the appointment of Colonel Cadets at Headquarters North West (HQ NW) from 31 March 2018.  The normal place of duty for this post will be the HQ NW which is situated at Fulwood Barracks, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 8AA, although the successful candidate will be expected to regularly travel to other locations across the North West region.  HQ NW is the Regional Point of Command (RPoC) in the North West of England and the Isle of Man.

The post of Colonel Cadets is a voluntary appointment.  However, the successful applicant will receive remuneration appropriate to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel as per the current Volunteer Allowance scheme for weekends, courses and camps.  In addition, payment for residence to place of duty and motor mileage allowances may be claimed when on official ACF duty.

For further information and details of how to apply, download the application pack below:

PDF-Icon COLONEL CADETS – HEADQUARTERS NORTH WEST

The closing date for applications is 10 April 2017.

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