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  • Ref no: EAL04573
  • Published: 17/1/2020
  • Closes: 2/2/2020
  • Location: Council HQ, John Muir House, Brewery Park, Haddington, EH41 3HA
  • Salary: £27,592.00 - £31,096.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week

Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.

Vacancy information

It is East Lothian Council's policy that successful applicants will be placed on the first point of the salary scale.

Salary £27592 - £31096 per annum
Permanent full time position
35 hours per week
Mon-Fri 
To start asap

An opportunity has arisen for a Systems Development & Business Support Officer to work within our Revenues & Welfare Support Service based at John Muir House, Haddington.

Our Systems Development & Business Support Team is responsible for managing, supporting and developing a wide range of Council systems and working with our Services to develop and improve their business.

As well as being educated to a minimum HNC level in Finance, Business Management, or IT, together with 3 years' relevant working experience, the successful candidate must be able to demonstrate experience of leading successful projects and will have excellent communication skills, initiative, creativity, analytical thinking and problem solving skills.

Job Details

To design and develop system processes that support and improve our business and to assist with system housekeeping, data security and data quality across all systems.

Please download the Job Outline/Person Specification (available under 'Job attachments') for the full range of tasks and duties associated with this job.  You will need to refer to these in order to complete the application form.  You must ensure you meet every 'essential' criteria stated on the Person Specification to be considered for interview.

The East Lothian Way
The 'East Lothian Way’ – values and behaviours we expect our employees to demonstrate in their everyday work.  Should you be invited to interview, you may be asked questions based on these behaviours.  Please refer to the document via the link to familiarise yourself with them.

Job Requirements

Relevant Qualifications
HNC/SVQ 3 or equivalent and/or able to demonstrate equivalent knowledge, skills and competencies gained through relevant experience.

Disclosure
This post involves accessing the public services network, therefore the preferred candidate will be subject to the Baseline Personnel Security Standards (BPSS). The preferred candidate will be subject to a Basic Disclosure provided by Disclosure Scotland prior to a formal offer of employment being made by East Lothian Council.

Please note:
If you have spent more than 3 months working or living outwith the UK in the last 5 years then you will be required to present a copy of an overseas criminal record check. Details of how to apply and contact details can be found on the GOV.UK website.

Additional Information

For additional East Lothian Council employment information please click on the following link:
www.eastlothian.gov.uk/nonteachinginfo

If you have any difficulties creating an account on MyJobScotland or applying for this post please contact the MyJobScotland support team via this link https://www.myjobscotland.gov.uk/contact-us.

If you require further information about this vacancy, please call 01620 827868, or email us on recruitment@eastlothian.gov.uk

Please note: we do not accept CV's. There is no function to allow you to upload a CV to MyJobScotland and we do not accept CV's by post or email. All our vacancies must be applied for by completing the on-line application form.

 

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