Graduate Opportunity in Technology Services - ICT Analyst

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£24133 to £25460 per annum + benefits
South East
Apply by:
13th November 2018
Start date:
January 2019

We're pleased to offer the opportunity to join our Application Support Team where you'll be helping to support and develop some of the council's key computer applications in Children's and Adults Social Care; and Education making a real difference from day one.

Alongside the £24,133 starting salary we offer flexible working, an employee rewards package (including discounts on gym membership, high street shops & train tickets), 23 days' annual leave plus bank holidays, and the opportunity to become a member of the Local Government Pension Scheme.

About us
Our Graduate roles are designed to give you the hands on experience needed in a real job that brings out the best in you - with real responsibilities, challenges, projects and scope to grow your career. We'll support you via excellent training and mentoring. As part of the Technology Services team, you'll have the chance to make Buckinghamshire a better place to live, helping to support children and vulnerable adults in the community.

About the role
Technology Services - Applications Team Graduate Officer - this rare opportunity offers you the chance to work and learn from a team of experienced Project Leads and Business Analysts who work directly with our Social Care and Education teams to provide advice, business process modelling and develop the business critical computer systems that support key areas within the authority. The successful graduate will work alongside the teams to provide advice and information as well as get actively involved in support and development projects.

What you'll gain
We offer complete professional development. That means:

• The opportunity to work on high profile projects
• Real responsibilities and challenges in a salaried post
• Opportunities to work with and learn from experienced staff and Technology experts
• Opportunities to develop your career

Put simply, you'll start a journey to develop your knowledge, experience, qualifications and achievements you need along the way.

Please note this role is fixed term for 2 years, after which we hope you will have the skills and experience to take a full time post with us.

About you
Have you got what it takes?

You will have graduated within the last two years, and you'll be able to demonstrate a real interest and passion for working in Information Technology as well as being able to show us that you have the potential to positively take on the challenges you'll face in these roles.

Your communication skills need to be top notch and we're looking for someone who is capable of managing a complex workload, working collaboratively with a range of stakeholders (excellent interpersonal skills is a must) and a willingness to get stuck in and make a difference. We need passionate people who want to help shape the future. You're quick to understand, curious, keen to explore new challenges and communicate complex information with ease

You'll share our organisation's values too. That means you're ambitious, caring, collaborative, and take accountability for your actions. You have (or expect) a 2:1 degree, preferably but not limited in one of the following subjects (or similar):

• Business Administration
• Computer Science
• Public Administration
• Public Management
• Business Studies

Please write in your covering letter why you think is the perfect role for you.~

Other information
We are always interested in hearing from talented people so if these positions are not for you, you will be able to find other opportunities within the Council on our website.

Interviews for the role will be held in mid to late November in Aylesbury. We are looking for the successful candidate to start no later than mid-January 2019.

We recognise and reward you
Hard work and success deserves recognition. That's why we pride ourselves on the benefits we give our people. Everything from a good work-life balance and flexible working to discounted public transport and sports centre membership.

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Places are limited. So don't delay, apply today!