Neighbourhood Assistant Area Manager - SBO08253


Neighbourhood Assistant Area Manager - SBO08253

£30,001 - £40,000

SCOTTISH BORDERS COUNCIL, Newtown St Boswells, Scottish Borders

  • Full time
  • Permanent

Posted 2 days ago, 11 Jun | Get your application in today.

Closing date: 25-06-2024 (In 11 days)

job Ref: SBO08253

Full Job Description

Job Details

Grade: 8A
Hourly Rate: £18.86 - £20.47
Salary: £34,426.94 - £37.365.19 per annum
Contract Duration: Permanent
Hours: 35

Role Purpose

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our Roads Operations team within the Infrastructure & Environment Department. The post is based at Council Headquarters, Newtown St Boswells with homeworking also available.

The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in supporting the Roads Operations managers and wider teams. This includes the management and implementation of systems and processes for effective data gathering to enable performance reporting and data led decision making.

You will be self-motivated and educated to HNC/HND level in either Business Management or Civil Engineering OR have equivalent experience, knowledge and skills necessary to undertake the role.

You will have a sound knowledge of IT systems, with experience in data gathering, analysis and reporting.

You will be an excellent communicator, a team player, as well as being able to work on your own initiative.

You will have the ability to respond to tight deadlines and adapt and motivate staff in times of change.


Educated to HNC/HND level in a relevant discipline or evidence of comparable experience and training.

A current driving licence and use of a vehicle is an essential requirement of this post.

* If you have a disability which precludes you from holding a drivers licence, Scottish Borders Council will take into account its responsibility to make reasonable adjustments to allow for your disability. Should it be possible to make such an adjustment in order that you can undertake the travel responsibilities of the post, this will be taken into account in consideration for this role.
Type of drivers licence: Category B1

Informal Enquiries

Informal enquiries may be made to Natasha Stockman by telephone on or by email at

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.