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Business Support Officer

  • Part time
  • £25,125 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 28th November 2022

  • Advertised from 2nd November 2022
  • 18.5 hours per week, 0.5 FTE. Permanent.


We are Scotland’s national human rights institution, promoting and protecting human rights in Scotland.

The Business Support Officer provides day to day support on information, records and data management. The job holder works collaboratively with the Team Leader and other teams across the Commission, to promote compliance and best practice. The job holder provides occasional leave and absence cover for other members of the Team, including the Executive Assistant, who manages the diary of the Chair and other part-time Commissioners. The job holder may also be asked to support wider events work. This is an important administrative and service role, which supports the wider Commission to deliver its mandate through the provision of strong corporate and supporting services. The role exists within a small and collaborative team.

Application notes

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Closing date for applications: 17:00 (5pm) on Monday 28 November 2022

Interview date: to be confirmed, likely to be 14-15 December 2022. Interviews will be held in person in our Edinburgh office.

Please note that CVs will not be accepted and applications received after the deadline will not be considered.