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Transition Support Officer - Kingston Upon Thames

  • Employer: Surrey County Council
  • Reference: 100011546
  • Published: Fri 14/12/2018, 13:10 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 13/01/2019, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week.
  • Salary: A permanent role with a salary of £25,821 - £29,162 per annum for 36 hours per week
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: County Hall, Penryhn Road, Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey, KT1 2DN.
Job Details

A permanent role with a salary of £25,821 - £29,162 per annum for 36 hours per week based in Penrhyn Road, Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey, KT1 2DW. 

You will be primarily based in our offices in Kingston. You may occasionally be required to work from other Orbis locations.

This position is based inside one of our main area offices, click HERE to see a 360 degree view of the building and surrounding area along with a view of the reception

Flexible working is supported where possible, laptop supplied. 24 days’ annual leave, local government salary-related pension offered.

Flexible working supported where possible, laptop and mobile supplied. 24 days annual leave, local government salary-related pension offered, discounted child care vouchers as well as the option to join the car lease scheme. For more information, please visit MyBenefits for Surrey County Council staff.

About the Role

Are you interested in a career in IT Service Transition?

Surrey County Council is one of the founding members of the Orbis partnership, which was formed in 2015 and serves the local authorities of Surrey County Council, East Sussex County Council and Brighton & Hove City Council.  The purpose of this partnership is to deliver greater value for our councils, residents and customers by increasing efficiencies and exploiting the benefits of sharing people, resources and technology.

In June 2018 the Service Transition team was created in the Information Technology & Digital department from an established Surrey County Council best practice team. The new team is responsible for all the service transition processes across the Orbis partnership.

The Service Transition team manages the service asset & configuration management, change management, and service transition processes. In this role you would gain an understanding of all these processes through supporting them and deputising on occasion for the process leads. Staff development and IT service management certification opportunities are available. 

The role involves;

  • Managing, monitoring and reporting of service transition deliverables and documents against agreed timescales
  • assisting with the processing of change records
  • working with team members and influencing others.

To be shortlisted for interview your CV and personal statement will clearly evidence:

  • Knowledge of relevant governance methodologies
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Knowledge of IT environments and how they are managed.
Additional Information

The job advert closes at 23:59 on 13th January 2019. Interviews will take place in the week commencing 21st January 2019.

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How to apply

Interested in finding out more?

For more information on this position please review the Job Description attached to the bottom of this advert before applying or please feel free to contact Ty Hempton (Principal Transition Consultant) on 020 8541 8096 or ty.hempton@surreycc.gov.uk

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  • Employer: Surrey County Council
  • Reference: 100011546
  • Published: Fri 14/12/2018, 13:10 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 13/01/2019, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week.
  • Salary: A permanent role with a salary of £25,821 - £29,162 per annum for 36 hours per week
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: County Hall, Penryhn Road, Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey, KT1 2DN.

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