Business Support Assistant – King Centre

  • Job Reference: PLA/0622/30457
  • Date Posted: 20 June 2022
  • Employer: Rutland County Council
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  • Location: Oakham, Midlands
  • Salary: £19,650 to £20,043
  • Bonus/Benefits: LGPS Pension contributions
  • Sector: Administration
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Duration: Permanent

Job Description

Do you have excellent interpersonal skills and a friendly welcoming nature? Do you have an eye for detail with excellent administration skills?  We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to provide reception and administrative duties for our business tenants based in the King Centre.

About you…

  • Good standard of education in English and Mathematics
  • Friendly and able to communicate effectively at all levels
  • Able to operate the reception desk to include a meet and greet service for visitors to the Council’s business tenants
  • Experienced in providing administrative support to a team within a collaborative working environment

About the role…

As the Business Support Assistant you will provide administrative support to the Senior Estates Surveyor of the King Centre in areas such as lettings, day to day property management and general Health & Safety as appropriate. Other duties include:

  • Arrange meetings, room bookings and take minutes as required
  • Produce reports and other documents in formats appropriate to client groups
  • Support the administration of invoices to/from creditors and other financial administration

Due to the nature of this role, onsite attendance is required.

The Business Support Assistant interviews will be held on 27th & 28th July 2022

Please be advised this could be subject to change, in which case we will give appropriate notice.

We will be reviewing applications on a regular basis and inviting those who meet our essential person specification criteria to interview. If you’re interested in this role, we strongly encourage you to apply without delay.

Our offer to you:

We offer work that makes a difference to people’s lives, a safe working environment; structured salary reviews; generous annual leave entitlement plus 8 days paid bank holidays; local government pension scheme; occupational health service and flexible working policies to enable you to balance work and home commitments.

Rutland County Council encourages a healthy work life balance, and we welcome discussions regarding flexible working.

Find out more:

To learn more about working with us visit or if you have any queries about this role please contact Trushal Kavia on 01572 758290 or at

How to apply:

Click on the apply button which will redirect you to the Jobs Go Public (JGP site) where we handle all of our vacancies.  If you already have a JGP account you will be asked to login, or alternatively if you don’t have an account you will be guided through the set up process.   Access to an account is necessary as all updates regarding your application will be sent via the JGP site to the email you have registered.

If you are experiencing problems or have any queries about the application process please call us on 01572 758428 or email us at

Please be aware that in the event of a high volume of applications, we may close this vacancy before the advertised closing date.

All recruitment correspondence, including interview details, will be sent out via email from the Jobs Go Public site. If you require documentation/correspondence in an alternative format, please contact the Recruitment team.

Rutland County Council is committed to Equality and Diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.  Everyone at Rutland County Council has a responsibility for, and is committed to, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children, Young People and Vulnerable Adults and for ensuring that they are protected from harm.