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Established in 1991, Groundwork Northern Ireland is a not-for-profit organisation creating communities in which people are proud to live and work.  

Our organisation has an exceptional track record of regeneration and peace building across Northern Ireland and the Border Counties of the Republic of Ireland.  Our purpose is Changing Places, Changing Lives, Changing Minds.  This is an opportunity to get involved and make a difference.

Project Manager

Groundwork NI delivers high quality community projects across Northern Ireland. We are seeking to recruit a Project Manager to lead the Project Team and ensure the effective and efficient delivery of the Groundwork NI project portfolio.

The Project Manager will be responsible for the delivery and management of various community regeneration and fundraising projects, working with and through local communities, throughout Northern Ireland. They will have responsibility for ensuring the effective operational management of projects and lead on the delivery of services for Groundwork Northern Ireland.  They will manage staff and coordinate with partners and stakeholders involved in the delivery of projects.  They will be responsible for managing budgets, resources and outcomes as well as ensuring the outcomes and learning from projects are shared across the organisation. They will work in collaboration with teams, including the Trust’s Technical Team and across the organisation to provide operational expertise on delivering projects. The key roles for the Project Manager are: Manager of People, Manager of Stakeholder Relationships, Manager of Compliance and Quality, Manager of Resources, Manager of Information and Business Development.

For an application form and Job Description please visit our website at or contact Heather Pollock at

Application form

Job Description

CVs will not be accepted.

Completed applications to be emailed to by closing date of 28th February 2017 at 2.00pm.

Volunteering Opportunities

Whether its work experience and broaden your horizons, fulfiling a passion for environmental issues or simply giving a few hours a week to a cause that benefits your community Groundwork NI can help you to do something special.

Our Trusts regularly work with volunteers, and getting involved in one of our projects could put you in a strong position to obtain full-time work – in fact many of our existing staff began their careers with us as volunteers.

From administrative to practical ‘hands-on’ roles we can offer something to suit everyone. To find out what opportunities are available near you, contact Heather Pollock at Groundwork NI on 028 90749494.