Business Support Assistant

  • Job Reference: 139241
  • Date Posted: 14 September 2021
  • Employer: Serco Limited
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  • Location: Lincolnshire (LN2 1HJ), United Kingdom
  • Salary: £18,000 to £19,500
  • Sector: Administration
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Duration: Permanent

Job Description

Business Support Assistant

Permanent - 37 Hours per week

Lincolnshire County Council


£18,000 - £19,500 per annum + Benefits


On the east coast of England, Lincolnshire stretches from the Humber to the Wash. It covers an area of 2,687 square miles and has seven diverse districts.

Every year, thousands of people come to Lincolnshire, mainly for the quality of life it has to offer.

We are looking for a Business Support Assistant to join the Adult Care Team. As Business Support Assistant you will provide overall administration support for the residential and non-residential financial assessment function and ensure that all applications/referrals are processed and assessed in accordance with the policies of Lincolnshire County Council and DOH regulations.



What you'll need to do the role

To be considered for the role you must have experience of communicating effectively with customers and colleagues at different levels, the ability to process data to deadlines whilst achieving a high level of accuracy and good communications and customer care skills.

To be successful in the role you will need to have strong Keyboard skills, with the ability to learn to use financial systems, Experience working with Microsoft Excel and Word and hold a basic understanding of financial procedures.


Why Serco?

Meaningful and vital work: The nature of our business means you will do interesting work that matters - delivering essential services that truly touch people's lives;

A world of opportunity: Our diverse UK-wide operations offer unrivalled opportunities to learn and develop. You'll be able to broaden your experience and apply your skills in new ways;

Great people: We are a motivated team who will encourage you and help you to succeed. You'll have the resources you need to do your job in a diverse and supportive environment.


What we offer

  • Pension - 6%
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Bike4Work scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Chance to contribute to innovation in the public services/prisons sector
  • A company passionate about diversity and inclusion
  • Serco Benefits package



About Serco


At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services.  We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including defence, transport, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services. We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.


By joining Serco you will have unlimited access to our Global Employee Networks - SercoInspire (Gender), SercoEmbrace (Multicultural), SercoUnlimited (Disability) and In@Serco (LGBT & Networks). Serco Employee Networks, led by colleagues who are passionate about diversity, inclusion and belonging. 




Please click on the apply button to complete your application. Occasionally we receive a large volume of applications for our roles and when that happens we sometimes bring the closing date forward, so please apply promptly to avoid disappointment. 


We're a Disability Confident employer and are committed to equal opportunities. If you have any additional queries, requirements or you need more time to apply, then please contact our recruitment team directly on 0345 010 4000. Disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at an interview.


Serco supports fair access to employment for those with unspent criminal convictions through the Ban the Box' pledge (some may be exempt due to the nature of the role and the security clearance required).