SLA03631 - IT Business Systems Engineer

at South Lanarkshire
Location Council, HQ. Almada Street, Hamilton, United Kingdom
Date Posted February 8, 2018
Category Digital
Job Type Full-time
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £20,001 - £30,000
Hours 35


Job Description

Finance and Corporate Resources

Location: Council Head Quarters, Almada Street, Hamilton, ML3 0AA

Hours: 35 hours per week

Duration: Permanent

South Lanarkshire Council are looking to recruit a highly motivated IT professional to join IT Services.

You will work as part of a committed, experienced team which is responsible for the support and development of the Council’s Financial and Personnel Systems.

Candidates should have experience working with SQL and PL/SQL and knowledge in the areas of Payroll, Financials or HR, would be of benefit but not essential as training will be provided.

Candidates should be able to demonstrate the ability to work to tight deadlines and have effective problem solving skills combined with the ability to think logically and work effectively within a team. as well as excellent communication skills enabling them to liaise effectively with colleagues, customers and suppliers.

As part of our approach to good practice and safer recruitment we carry out a number of pre-employment checks for example, Identity, Asylum and Immigration and employment history etc.

As this post involves accessing the public services network, the preferred candidate will be subject to the Baseline Personnel Security Standards (BPSS). The preferred candidate will be subject to a Basic Disclosure provided by Disclosure Scotland prior to a formal offer of employment being made.

Please refer to and click on Code of Practice for further information about the disclosure process and best practice.

As the application process has changed, we recommend you familiarise yourself with the revised format and content of the form by clicking on the following link to access the applicant user guide.

Applicant User Guide

Applications online

Please note all correspondence with be sent to your email account.

Closing date: Sunday 4th March 2018

Interview date: Tuesday 13 March 2018

South Lanarkshire Council are Equal Opportunities employees and encourage applications from all members of the community. As a user of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum competency/behaviour requirements for the position.



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