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Assistant Operations Manager

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  • Sector:

    Housing & Local Authority

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  • Salary:

    £15.86 - £1615.5686 per day

  • Contact:

    Katie Ore

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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Barnsley Council

Job Role: Assistant Operations Manager

Akton Recruitment has an exciting opportunity for a talented and experienced Assistant Operations Manager.

Job Purpose:

We are looking for someone to join our dynamic team to support the work of our newly formed Project Management Office (PMO). This will be a busy role, providing support to a range of personnel across the team, including the Programme Director.

Representing relevant Service Centres and business functions within the Department, to work with the central IT function as required for the successful design, testing and local implementation of corporate and business specific systems.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. To maintain liaison with Departmental business users and managers to maintain detailed knowledge of the way in which the systems are used and support the Departments' business, including user numbers, locations, and requirement.

  1. Commissioning from the central IT team, tactical changes to Departmental IT systems.

  1. Planning and delivering business specific training programmes in the effective use of IT systems.

  1. Providing, on demand, telephone, and on-line advice to Departmental IT service users on business specific applications and services.

  1. To maintain and operate routine processing schedules where applicable for batch processing and ad hoc reporting and processing, to run reports and carry out other operations in the role of the "expert user".

  1. To participate in the development and improvement of corporate and business systems in use in the Department by taking part in the specification of requirements, testing new systems and services and taking part in the planning and delivering of new roll-outs.

Important Info:

3 Month Contract

£15.86 ph

37hr per week