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We want the best possible outcomes for the people of Essex. And that’s where Business Support comes in. The Business Support team gives each ECC operational function the level of expertise, value for money and adaptable business support that makes a  real difference to the county. It could be a great environment for you to work in.

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Our qualified finance professionals are the first point of contact for financial advice and support at Essex County Council. As part of the team you’ll use your skills to the full whilst gaining real exposure to a range of business areas.

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Organisation Development & People

We have an ambitious transformation agenda which will reach every part of the organisation.  Our Organisational Development and People team are at the heart of shaping our people approaches to achieve our goals.  We are changing in the way we think, the way we work, and the ways in which we deliver our services. We’ve made remarkable progress so far, but there is much more to do.   

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Legal and Assurance

Legal and Assurance provides expert support to all parts of the council. Thanks to them, we can deliver excellent public services. Which makes this the idea environment for legal and assurance professionals.

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Marketing & Communications

We’re making Essex a place where innovation brings prosperity. And the Communications and Marketing team is spreading the word. Shouldn’t you be breaking new ground here as well?

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Business Operations

We’re behind the best possible outcomes for everyone living, working and visiting Essex. As the backbone of the operation, we’re fundamental to what Essex is aiming to achieve. It could be an ideal challenge for you.

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Commercial is key to our aim of spending money wisely. And in setting the strategic direction and managing supplier relationships and contracts, they make sure we get the best value across the board. For a professional like you, it’s a place to innovate.

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Service Design

We are looking for user-centred design professionals who are passionate about re-imagining public services that are fit for the internet age.  Click here to view current opportunities in our Service Design team.

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