Business Support Officer

Business Support Officer needed in Barnsley  

The rate is £12.59ph PAYE

This is a temporary role

The reference number is:                        0008 B023 / 1

The successful candidate will provide an effective business support service to a diverse range of front line and statutory services in accordance with relevant government legislation and guidelines.


  • Provide an efficient and confidential business support service to front line and statutory services
  • Deal with telephone and face-to-face enquiries providing advice, guidance, signposting and support to internal and external customers across a diverse range of service functions in line with legislation, regulations policies and procedures.
  • Respond to a variety of correspondence, dealing with incoming and outgoing information.
  • Liaise and collaborate with internal and external stakeholders including managers, employees and members of the public, ensuring information and communication links are maintained.
  • Support Statutory Meetings, including recording of decisions accurately and at speed and directly onto e forms, templates using mobile IT devices.
  • Organise and co-ordinate meetings, diaries and appointments, ensuring schedules and venues are appropriate for attendees.

Due to high volumes of CVs received, we are not able to respond to all unsuccessful applications. You will always however hear from us by phone if we are able to take your CV forward to the next stage.

If you are interested in the role please apply on our website with your CV, alternatively you can email your CV to quoting the reference number.

Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

All our roles may be subject to pre-employment checks including references so please be prepared.

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