Business Support Officer

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Service Cambridgeshire County Council
Contract Type Temporary
Duration Varied
Location Cambridgeshire
Job Type Full-time
Start Date ASAP
Hours per week Varied
Rate From £9.78 to £10.92 per hour

About the job

We are always looking for Business Support Officers to work within Cambridgeshire County Council.

The aim of the role is to provide administrative and secretarial support to the team and office. To enable the Council to deliver a customer focussed service more effectively and efficiently.

  • Provide an effective and efficient business support service.
  • To deliver an efficient and customer focused service by processing and responding to incoming communication (post, phone, and emails), message taking, copying and distributing information as necessary.
  • Data input – attention to detail for accuracy.
  • To actively contribute to information systems offering a consistent service in relation to key information including accurate inputting of events to the Council’s database/spreadsheets in order to facilitate accurate reporting.
  • Data cleansing, and investigation.
  • Data cleansing, and investigation.
  • Project work where required
  •  Experience in a fast moving administration role
  •  Working understanding of Windows & Microsoft packages (including: Word, Excel, E-mail, Power Point, Internet)
  • Understanding of requirement for confidentiality
  • Able to take accurately input data
  • Able to communicate effectively with others
  •  Able to utilise IT systems to deliver services
  •  Able to work flexibly to meet demands of service
  • Able to work with others to deliver services
  •  Confident telephone manner

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