Information & Systems Officer
Location: Broadmeadows, Symington, KA1 5PU Fixed Term: (12 months) Hours: Full Time, 35 per week Salary: £19,260-£20,460 per annum Closing Date: 5.00pm on Friday, 07 December 2018 At Hansel, we work for people living with learning disabilities and additional support needs right across Ayrshire. Working together, we help each person to make meaningful choices about their own lives, to have friends and a range of relationships, to share their personal gifts and talents, have fun and explore new interests and opportunities, to be ambitious for the future, to be healthy and safe, to be recognised and respected as an equal citizen. An opportunity has arisen for an exceptional candidate to join Hansel in a newly created role of Information and Systems Officer on a contracted basis. Based at our head office site in the picturesque Broadmeadows Estate next to the south bound A77 near Symington which has excellent transport links by car or public transport from Ayrshire and Glasgow, the successful candidate will assist with the development of effective information and communication systems and mechanisms to enable accurate and relevant information to be shared with colleagues, customers and external agencies in a timely manner. Reporting to the Information and Systems Manager, this role will support the Information and Systems Manager as well as operational colleagues with the implementation of new systems, backfilling of data, providing training and on-going support to end users and operational cover when resource requires. In this role you will also be required to assist in the configuration of systems and in the development of reporting mechanisms. The successful applicants will be able to demonstrate: Experience of providing end user support Experience of working positively with colleagues at all levels Experience of using databases Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office suite Good problem solving skills Excellent interpersonal and communication skills A robust analytical approach with an ability to identify and analyse risk Excellent organisational, administrative and report writing skills Good time and task management skills Shared values with Hansel Hansel is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all who believe they fit the essential requirements for the job. This post is subject to a Standard Disclosure. Accordingly, the preferred candidate will be required to complete the Standard Disclosure process prior to any formal offer of employment being made. Interviews for shortlisted candidates will be held on Wednesday, 19 December 2018.