Project Officer – Commissioning

Location

CHI @ Herberton

Duration of Post

Specified Purpose

Campaign Reference

145374

Closing Date

Children’s Health Ireland (CHI) operates as a single service across the existing Dublin children’s hospitals, Crumlin, Temple Street and Tallaght. Also, the paediatric outpatients and urgent care centres, Connolly which opened in July 2019 and Tallaght which is due to open in 2021. CHI governs and operates local paediatric services for the Greater Dublin Area and all national paediatric specialist services, some of which are on an all-island basis.

The purpose of the post encompasses a broad range of individual functions essential to support the project team. The role requires excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills and a ‘can do’ attitude. The Commissioning Project Officer will use their comprehensive administrative, organisational and time management skills to support the team with the extensive duties and interactions with CHI staff, the Commissioning programme team, the wider CHI Programme team and external parties.

Essential Criteria:

  • Have achieved Leaving Certificate and/or a minimum Level 6 on the QQI National Qualification Framework.
  • Minimum of three years’ relevant experience in a busy administrative role.
  • Highly developed organisational and administrative skills with a demonstrated ability to meet deadlines, prioritise workloads, ensure timely delivery of services and the completion of projects.
  • Sound computer literacy, with advanced skills in using Microsoft Office programs including, Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint along with a demonstrated ability to understand and adapt to new electronic processes and programs.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate successfully and sensitively with patients, public, staff and management.

Please note that you must submit a cover letter with your CV, this forms part of your application and CV’s will not be accepted without a detailed cover letter.

The closing date for submissions of CV’s and letter of application is Friday 21st May 2021 by 5pm. Applications must be completed through the advertised post on CHI.jobs by clicking ‘Apply for Job’.

Applications will not be accepted through direct email or any other method

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CHI provides a comprehensive benefits package to meet your needs through your work life and beyond:

  • Excellent Annual Leave entitlement
  • Pension Scheme
  • Sick Pay Scheme
  • Monthly Health & Wellbeing Activities
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Access to excellent public transport at all CHI sites
  • Bike to Work
  • Tax Saver Travel Scheme
  • On-site Banking
  • Choirs/Musical Society
  • Running Clubs/ Walking Groups
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Lunch and Learns

CHI provides a comprehensive benefits package to meet your needs through your work life and beyond:

  • Excellent Annual Leave entitlement
  • Pension Scheme
  • Sick Pay Scheme
  • Monthly Health & Wellbeing Activities
  • Access to first-rate postgraduate programmes/Educational Assistance
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Access to excellent public transport at all CHI sites
  • Bike to Work
  • Tax Saver Travel Scheme
  • On-site Banking
  • Choirs/Musical Society
  • Running Clubs/ Walking Groups
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Lunch and Learns