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PERMANENT: 37 hours per week (Part Time considered) 
SALARY: £29,174 to £31,895
LOCATION: Tiverton 

Are you looking to further your career in Geographic Information and address management? Are you passionate about delivering a first class service experience to your customers? If you are then we would like to hear from you.

Based at our Head Office in Tiverton you will be responsible for the day to day management and maintenance of the corporate address gazetteer which forms part of the national address data set. You will also provide technical support to the Street Naming and Numbering function of the Council and support the provision of the corporate Geographic Information System. As part of the ICT Services team, some work in supporting users in the operation of gazetteer software and Geographic Information Systems will be required.

You will have at least two years experience in a similar role, including working with databases, have excellent IT skills and be knowledgeable in the use of Microsoft packages including Word, Excel and Access. The ability to read and understand Ordnance Survey maps is essential to this role.

As well as being a technically able person with a high attention to accuracy and detail, the successful candidate will need be an effective communicator at all levels, be able to work on their own initiative as well as part of a team, be adaptable and willing to learn new skills.

If you think that you have what it takes to excel in this role then we’d like to hear from you.

Our benefits include:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Generous annual leave entitlements
  • Hybrid working
  • A flexible benefits scheme including access to discounted shopping (online and high street) and events
  • Discounted leisure memberships
  • DBS check
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Excellent training and development opportunities leading to nationally recognised qualifications
  • Free parking at site

To find out more

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Ian Potbury, Service desk Team Leader (01884) 234257.

For full details please read the Job Description and Person Specification - Senior Gazetteer Management Services Officer Job Description.

The Job Description refers to the level of competencies required for this post. For an explanation of what this means, please see Core Competencies.

A satisfactory basic disclosure check and three years complete employment history will be requested in the event of you being offered the position.

How to apply

Please download and complete our Job Application Form and send to Opportunities@middevon.gov.uk. Alternatively, print and send by post to:

Human Resources
Mid Devon District Council
Phoenix House
Phoenix Lane
Tiverton, Devon
EX16 6PP

Please remember to quote the following post and vacancy numbers:

CLOSING DATE: 17 August 2022 at 1:00pm
POST NUMBER: IT03
VACANCY NUMBER: 2022108
PROPOSED INTERVIEW DATE: 24 August 2022

MDDC reserves the right to close this vacancy early. We therefore encourage early applications.

We're committed to Equality of Opportunity and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

If we've not contacted you within two weeks of the closing date, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Thank you for showing an interest in this vacancy and we wish you every success with your on-going job search.

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