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  • Ref no: COS00102
  • Published: 7/2/2020
  • Closes: 24/2/2020
  • Location: COSLA, Verity House, 19 Haymarket Yards, Edinburgh, EH12 5BH
  • Salary: £35,002.00 - £38,074.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week


COSLA is the voice of Local Government in Scotland. We provide political leadership on national issues and work with councils to improve local services and strengthen local democracy. From funding to housing, roads to early years, and social care to dealing with UK Exit from the UK, our job is to champion councils' vital work and secure the resources and powers they need. We also run a busy conference centre in the heart of Edinburgh’s West End.

To be considered for this role you must be self-starting and proactive and have excellent technical knowledge and customer service skills. As well as having full day to day responsibility for keeping COSLA’s ICT running smoothly, including in the conference centre, you will contribute to the on-going development of our ICT strategy and put in place measures to strengthen our organisational ICT resilience including upskilling our employees.

The successful candidate will benefit from a competitive salary, local government pension and 37 days leave per year. COSLA offers a friendly working environment, based in modern offices at the heart of Edinburgh’s West End. Occasional travel to our offices in Glasgow and East Renfrewshire is a feature of the job.

How to Apply

Applications should be made through the myjobscotland website by 11.59pm on Monday 24 February 2020.

It is anticipated interviews will be held during the first week in March.

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