General Business Administrative Officer (Apprentice)

Job Reference: LC744

Fixed Term contract: 23 months

Length of Business Administrator Apprenticeship Level 3 (typically 18 months)

Starting salary: £19,254 per annum

The Corporate Governance Division provides support to London Councils’ committees and handle complaints relating to Access to Information Regulations and Freedom of Information.  The Regional Employers team is also part of this service and acts as the regional employer on behalf of the London boroughs, working with unions, providing relevant human resource (HR) information to HR professionals and ensuring they network effectively.

As the General Business Administrative Officer (Apprentice), you will provide general administrative support to various committees and regional employers network meetings; undertake relevant projects and research; maintain information systems including analysis and reports; and undertake job evaluation.  The role is located in Southwark Street which is near to London Bridge.

We are looking for someone who has:

  •  good written and oral communication skills;
  •  good organisational and relationship skills
  •  experience in using Microsoft software applications (including Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel);
  •  a commitment to equal opportunities.

London Councils represents the 32 London boroughs and the City of London. We aim to help London local government influence the development of London as a world city and secure outcomes on behalf of individual localities across London.  We also run a number of services on behalf of the boroughs including the Freedom Pass, Taxicard and Health Emergency Badge.

Closing date for applications:  12 noon on Monday 30 September 2019

Note may close earlier if enough applications received.

Interview date:   Thursday 17 October 2019

To apply online please visit  

Alternatively, please contact 020 7332 3978 (24hr answerphone) quoting reference number LC744.

As a Disability Confident Committed Employer, London Councils will interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the post.