Information Systems Officer

Contract: Permanent, Full time, 35 hours per week
Closing date: 29/7/18
Location: Newtown St Boswells, Scottish Borders
Grade: 8A
Hourly Rate: 14.88 - 16.22
Salary: 27,165 - 29,611
Interviews are planned for the week beginning 6th August 2018

Role Purpose

A permanent full time post has arisen for an Information Systems Officer at the Council headquarters at Newtown St Boswells located in the centre of the picturesque Scottish Borders. This vacancy offers an exciting opportunity to manage a small GIS team, giving corporate support within the Council to a wide and varied range of GIS related functions, allowing opportunities for giving advice, implementation and management of the projects. The post requires a Degree or Diploma in Information Technology / GIS or a related discipline, or Town Planning (with evidence of GIS / IT skills).


Degree or Diploma in Information Technology/GIS or a related discipline, or Town Planning (with evidence of GIS/IT skills)

Informal enquiries

Informal enquiries can be made to Charles Johnston 01835 826671 Sharon Renwick 01835 828044 Sarah Lund 01835 825875

Scottish Borders Council is committed to improving the diversity of its workforce to better reflect the communities we serve. We welcome applications from all minority groups and individuals who identify with one or more of the protected characteristics as defined by the Equality Act 2010. In particular from candidates who assess themselves as having a disability, under the Disability Confident Employer scheme this guarantees an interview to those individuals who meet the essential criteria of the post. All appointments will be made on merit.

posted: 06 July 2018     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.