Richmondshire District Council

Job summary

Title: Business Support Officer

Salary: Grade 5, £19,312 to £19,698 (SCP 15-17) per annum

Contract Type: Fixed term - 18 months

Working Pattern: Full time

Hours: 37

Job Reference: BUSS SUPP 06


We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed individual to join our busy Business Support Team.

You will be providing comprehensive support to all of the Council’s services. The duties will involve word-processing and data inputting, together with other varied administrative and clerical work, as well as areas of specialist support where required.

The successful candidates will have a high level of IT literacy and should have a good standard of education. Good communication skills, both written and verbal, together with the ability to organise and prioritise your own workload are essential. The Business Support Team underpins the service-delivery of the Council and, as such, its officers need to be flexible, reliable, and good team-players.

Job description Person specification Application form 

Benefits of working for the council

Key dates

  • Closing date: 10am on Monday 4 October 2021
  • Interview date: Friday 15 October 2021

An application form must be completed. CVs alone will not be accepted.

You can also obtain/return application forms by:

  • Email:
  • By post: Human Resources, Richmondshire District Council, Mercury House, Station Road, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 4JX

Equal opportunities

We value diversity in our workforce and are committed to equal opportunities. Disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria are guaranteed an interview. Applications invited from all sectors of society, as covered by the Equality Act 2010.

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