ICT Applications Development Team

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Business Applications Development Officer

ICT Applications Development Team, Seaclose Offices, Fairlee Road, Newport

Grade 9 £27,741 to £30,649 per annum

Vacancy Reference: 50052847

Closing Date: 23/10/2020

Hours: 37 per week

Contract Type: Fixed term until 30 April 2022


This fixed term full-time role is to provide specialist technical support, administration and development for Corporate applications and the ICT Application Support team, providing cover in the team during a large project implementation.


The role will include configuration and administration of systems based on the ever-changing needs of business areas across the Council, ensuring delivery in a timely, cost effective manner that meets customer needs and expectations.  Experience of managing and understanding applications, databases and datasets is essential as well as experience in providing system administration and configuration to applications. A working knowledge of at least one of these systems, MS Sharepoint, IDOX Uniform, Capita ONE, Northgate Revenues & Benefits, OLM ICS, Ivanti ISM & EPM, Civica W360, Civica Paris, ESRI ARCGIS or SAP ECC6 is desirable although further training and guidance will be given.


We are looking for an enthusiastic, organised person with excellent communication skills who is able to use their own initiative and work effectively without direct supervision.


For further information or an informal discussion please contact Dean Finlayson on 01983 821000 ext. 6683.


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In addition to the above, the Isle of Wight Council is a Disability Confident Employer. This means that providing an individual meets the basic essential requirements of the advertised role and have declared themselves as disabled, they will be offered an opportunity for an interview within the council.


Telephone 01983 823134 or email callcentre@iow.gov.uk if you need further information about applying. Please note only applications completed and submitted online by the closing date will be accepted.


In the interests of efficiency and economy, no further communication will be sent to you unless you reach the final shortlist. This means that if you do not hear from the recruiting manager within three weeks of the closing date, we regret that your application will not have been successful on this occasion.