Salary: £19,554 - £21,166 Plus laptop
Working Arrangements: Monday to Friday Plus Agile Working
Hours per week: 37
Contract type: Fixed Term until 01/01/2021
Flexible working arrangement
Suitable for Secondment: Employees wishing to be considered for secondment should agree with their head of service before submitting an application form.
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Closing date: 25/10/2019 at 23:59
The successful candidate will be required to speak English to an appropriate standard.
This post requires a Basic Criminal Record Check
Prospective employees will be required to give a reasonable account of any significant periods (6 months or more in the past 3 years) of time living abroad.
About the Post:
An opportunity has arisen to join the diverse and multi skilled Business Support Service in Barnsley Council as a Business Support Officer.
The role will provide business support activities for the Organisation and Workforce Improvement service including responding to telephone and face to face enquiries, data inputting, financial administration including placing orders, reconciling and processing payments using electronic systems, taking minutes at meetings using a mobile device, providing advice, guidance, signposting and support to internal and external customers and providing support to the wider services. The successful post holder may also be asked to cover business support duties at other sites across the borough.
You will need to hold a level 2 qualification and have a business support background.
You will be flexible in your approach in order to ensure the overall service objectives are achieved, be an excellent team player and willing to make a solid contribution to the smooth running of the service.
In return, you will be provided with training and opportunities to progress your continuous personal development in line with the requirements of the role, together with support from your Team Leader and colleagues in an enthusiastic and dedicated team.
Please use the documents below to help support you with your application form.
Job Profile: Business Support Officer Job Profile.doc
Vacancy Exposure Profile: Exposure Profile.docx
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