Quick search

Business Support Officer

  • Location: Amersham
  • Ref: FS07912
  • Closing date: 02 July 2018
  • Contract type: Permanent
  • Working hours: Full Time
  • Salary: £19,726 - £20,812

The opportunity

We are looking to recruit a lively, enthusiastic administrator to work at a fast pace in our busy Specialist Business Support team.  If you learn quickly and demonstrate the right work ethic we can offer you a friendly and supportive work environment.

About Buckinghamshire County Council

Our vision is simple - to make a real difference to the people and communities we serve, now, and for the future. This means safeguarding the vulnerable, creating opportunities, building self-reliance and keeping our County thriving and attractive while at the same time delivering value for money to our customers; the people of Buckinghamshire.


About the role

The role provides administrative support to a team of peripatetic teachers working in schools in Buckinghamshire to promote inclusive practice.

As part of a team your work will involve:

  • Create documents, reports, correspondence etc from the information provided, using standard formats and software
  • Identify areas where improvements could be made within own role / team
  • Act as a Cost Centre Administrator completing financial transactions using the SAP financial system.
  • Provide support to others during / after meetings.
  • Inputting data accurately into ONE (the Service Database)  


This is a Term Time Only role + 3 weeks.

You will be required to travel to Aylesbury at least once a week.

About you

The team member we are looking for must:

  • Be lively and enthusiastic and have the ability to multi task and work at a fast pace.
  • Be happy to work in a constantly changing environment.
  • Demonstrate an excellent work ethic in terms of attendance, performance and attitude.
  • Be able to use Word, Excel, Outlook and Powerpoint to at least intermediate level (this will be tested at interview)
  • Be familiar with the internet and web based applications
  • Be quick and enthusiastic to learn new systems
  • Be able to listen and summarise what you hear into succinct notes (this will be tested at interview)
  • Have a very good standard of written grammar and punctuation (this will be tested at interview)
  • Have an excellent telephone manner and experience of dealing with customers
  • Demonstrate that you are caring and considerate of others

Other Information

Please see the attached job description for further details.

If you have any questions please contact Belinda Nunn on 

Tel No: 01296 387351/ 07825 420885

Available Downloads

Apply Now

Email to a friend