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Business Services Assistant

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County Hall, Matlock / Hybrid
Salary details
Grade 6 £23,893 - £24,348 per annum
Job term
Full Time
Appointment type
37 hours per week
Closing Date
21 July 2024

Business Services Assistant

Location: Matlock/Hybrid

Grade 6 - £23,893 to £24,348 plus market leading package (see below)

Derbyshire County Council have an exceptional opportunity for a Business Services Assistant to join its Procurement & Contract Compliance team.

This role is well suited to a highly motivated positive individual who seeks a real opportunity to make a difference and drive improvements into commercial practices across the whole organisation. 

Reporting to a Senior Procurement & Contract Compliance Officer, the role will be part of team who are responsible for ensuring procurement and contract management compliance throughout the organisation, providing procurement and contract management best practice advice and training where required.

The ideal candidate would have experience of working as part of a team, undertaking varied administrative duties, preferably within a procurement/contract management area.

This role is ideal for someone who wishes to pursue a professional career within a procurement field.  We will invest in your future by providing training and genuine career progression opportunities within County Procurement.

Please read the Job and Person Profile before completing the application form to ensure your capabilities and experience match the requirements of the role.

What we offer you:

Derbyshire is a wonderful place to live, visit and work. The post will be based minimum 1 day per week at County Hall, Matlock plus working from home. 

Benefits include:

  • 25 days of annual leave rising to 30 days after 5 years of service
  • Flexi time, allowing up to an additional 2 days of leave per month
  • Super generous local government pension scheme
  • Genuine progression/training opportunities
  • Discounts at selected county leisure centres
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Free online health and exercise sessions
  • Free Employee Assistance Programme
  • Discounts and Cashback with Our Derbyshire Rewards

For further information about this role please contact emily.blanchon@derbyshire.gov.uk

Provisional Interview Date: 29 or 30 July 2024

Apply now and take the first step towards a fulfilling career with us! By joining Derbyshire County Council you will have access to a range of amazing rewards and employee benefits, including our generous annual leave scheme, excellent local government pension and fantastic employee discounts. To discover more detail about the rewards and benefits available to you, click here


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This role currently offers hybrid working options which will be to subject service needs, there'll be an opportunity to discuss working arrangements for this position at interview.

Young workers – Please note there are different rules for young workers in regard to working hours. Please ensure the information contained within the following ACAS link is understood before applying