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Business Support Officer (Scale 6)

Vacancy Summary
Employer:
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
Salary:
£24,990 - £26,541 per annum
Location:
Various Locations in the Borough
Contract:
Contract
Working Pattern:
Full Time
Hours:
36 hours per week.
DBS Check:
No
Closing Date:
27/03/2017 at 23:55 PM
Reference:
N&C/16/23997
Vacancy Description

 Business Support Officer - 6 Months Contract

Waltham Forest is vibrant and distinctive, a fantastic place to live, work, explore and invest. With a growing cultural scene, more green space than any borough north of the Thames, and great transport connections to the city and beyond it is a vibrant and creative borough.  Our ambition is to ensure all of our residents can enjoy a good quality life. We are working at pace to deliver our Redefining Waltham Forest 2020 vision and create a Council that is resident-focused, insight-led, digitally-driven and commercially-minded; a Council that can meet the needs of our existing and future residents. We are looking for the right people to make this a reality and with the Council’s strong track record of providing a variety of career pathways this is an exciting opportunity not to be missed.

Based in Walthamstow, you will play a key part in delivering services in the recently formed and expanding Business Hub. As a part of the Hub you will find yourself involved in all areas of the business and will have a wide range of opportunities to gain a broad set of experience and skills. We have a number of roles and successful candidates will be smart, resourceful, and friendly with a “can-do” attitude and great problem solving skills. You will be extremely well organised, able to prioritise and great at building relationships with all levels in the organisation.

 



Equal Opportunities
Waltham Forest is a diverse borough where diversity is valued and is integral to both, service delivery and employment of its staff. The Council is proud of its rich mix of communities and as the largest employer in the area, it works hard to respond to the changing needs of its population.

We use our statutory duties on race, gender and disability equality and best practice in respect of age, faith and sexual orientation to ensure equality of opportunity in the workplace.

The Council is committed to meeting its 4 strategic outcomes contained within the Waltham Forest Council Equality Plan 2012/2015:
• Promoting equality of opportunity
• Opposing all forms of discrimination, intolerance and disadvantage
• Ensuring our workforce reflects the diverse communities of Waltham Forest at all levels
• Providing fair, appropriate, accessible and excellent services to all.

Respecting Diversity is a core Council value.
How to apply
Application Information The councils preference is for on-line application forms. However if you have a disability and are unable to complete an on-line application, please ring 0208 496 4227 who will be able to arrange an alternative. For more information on how to complete your application form, follow this link: Applying for a job at Waltham Forest Council
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