Emergency Planning Officer

17.00 - 17.56 GBP Hourly + GBP17.00 - GBP17.56/hour
20 Jun 2018
18 Jul 2018
Public Sector
Contract Type
Job Title: Emergency Planning and Business Continuity Officer
Location: Harrow, HA1 2XY
Employer: Pertemps Recruitment for Harrow Council
Contract Type: TEMP / Full time

An exciting opportunity within Harrow Council for a self-driven and motivated Emergency Planning and Business Continuity Officer to join our team.

We are seeking an enthusiastic and committed individual to join us as a Emergency Planning and Business Continuity Officer.

In return we pay a competitive rate of GBP17.56 per hour other benefits include excellent training and support for career development and 21 days holiday (excluding Bank Holidays).

The role purpose is to support the Service Manager - Civil Contingencies in carrying out the emergency planning and business continuity function for the whole council, so that the Council's responsibilities under the Civil Contingencies Act 2004 and Minimum Standards for London are met.

To be successful in this role you would need to have the below skills & experience:

- Good knowledge of IT (Microsoft Office Software)
- Knowledge of emergency planning legislation and procedures
- Experience of emergency planning or business continuity is required
- Good standard of general education is required
- A qualification or training in emergency planning or business continuity would be an advantage
- Ability to organise and priorities workloads, and work under pressure.

Harrow Council is the 12th largest London borough by area and one of the most culturally diverse local authorities in the UK, making it a great place to live, work and visit. Located 10 miles from the city centre and just 13 minutes to Euston from Harrow & Wealdstone station there are great transport links via the Metropolitan Line, Watford DC Line and national rail service. It is easily accessible to the M1, M25 and A406