This is an exciting time to join West Lancs Borough Council as we embark on a new chapter. Having recently undergone an organisation review, we are looking for an experienced Business Support Officer who is looking for a challenge in a fast paced role within our Business Support Team – Corporate Services.
You will be responsible for providing an efficient and effective administrative support service to the management team of the service within Corporate Services. The duties will include inputting and extracting data using a range of management information systems, to support with the processing of purchase orders/invoices and working to strict deadlines to ensure that the work is completed in a timely manner.
The post holder will support the development of a positive organisational culture that is outward looking, evidence based and customer focused. You will adhere to the Council’s Expected Behavioural Standards ensuring that a high standard of customer care is maintained and dealt with in a courteous manner.
You will need excellent ICT skills, including the ability to use Word, Excel, Outlook and other packages as required. You will also need to possess a minimum qualification of GCSE English and Mathematics (Grade 4-9 i.e.C or above) or equivalent OR sufficient previous experience in a similar job may satisfy this requirement.
If you are looking for a new and exciting challenge and want to be part of our high performing multi-disciplinary business support service, we would love to hear from you.