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Specialist Business Support Officer x 2

Vacancy Details


Summary
Salary: £20,493 to £21,748
Location: Rock Ferry One Stop Shop
Job Type: Permanent
Vacancy Group: Administrative
Category: Authority
Closing Date: 01/26/2021
Date Posted: 01/13/2021
Reference: 0000033318

Description


36 hours per week


Band E


Wirral is home to vibrant, energetic and engaged communities, people who take real ownership of their local area and are passionate about making Wirral a better place. The council and its partners have pledged to #BeTheDifference.


We’ve got ambitious targets to meet by 2025. To achieve everything we have promised to our residents, we need people who are driven and ready to deliver the very best for our communities - #BeTheDifference.


In this role, you will work collectively with colleagues across Children's Services and partners to ensure Children's services is making Wirral great for children, young people, and their families. To supervise, direct, support and develop staff to provide a professional and seamless business support service including the supporting and arrangement of multi-agency meetings and provide financial, intelligence and administrative services which supports the functionality of children's services to meet local and statutory requirements.


We are looking for someone who is well organised, who can manage their time efficiently and passionate in supporting the smooth running of the service.


The successful candidate will have excellent literacy and numeracy skills and qualified to NVQ Level 3 or equivalent and have experience of basic data input entry to business support systems and extrapolation. An understanding of confidentiality requirements. Experience of working in a customer service or office environment. Able to work to deadlines. Management of staff and a thorough understanding of staffing processes, leadership and sustaining excellent working relationships. Financial and budget management. Experience using Liquid Logic / Info View or other relevant databases.


Above all you will be looking to improve the way we engage with our employees/residents/customers to ensure they are at the heart of everything we do.


Interviews are planned for week commencing 01/02/2021


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The successful applicant must have the ability to converse with members of the public and provide advice in accurate, spoken English


Please note that in accordance with the Council’s policy, employees who are in a formal redeployment situation will be considered in the first instance for all vacancies.


Applications will be accepted until midnight on the closing date.


We reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier than the specified date should we receive sufficient applications.


Applications can only be accepted through the Jobs page following registration.  Forms received via the post will not be processed.


All applicants invited to interview must evidence their right to work in the UK.  Details of required documents can be found by clicking the link at the bottom of the Jobs page.


The job description and other supporting documents will not be accessible once the vacancy closing date has passed so if a copy is required you should download it now.

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Contacts
Contact 1
Contact Name: Katherine Leigh
Telephone:
Email Address: katherineleigh@wirral.gov.uk

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