Joint Waste Solutions

Are you looking for your next employment opportunity in a role that has great prospects for the future? Or are you an experienced professional looking for a change of role that offers more flexibility in day to day life?

The Business Support Officer role provides support for the Strategy and Business Management function of Joint Waste Solutions (JWS). This organisation delivers recycling improvement work on behalf of Surrey’s councils and manages a £13.5m waste and street cleaning collection contract on behalf of four partners.

You will help ensure the smooth running of the organisation, with a particular emphasis on office facilities, purchasing support for goods and services, administration of contracts, and the management of systems and procedures.

You will work closely with staff and partners to support the delivery of a broad range of work.  This includes organising and supporting meetings and events, co-ordinating requests for information and undertaking research, recording and reporting findings.

The successful candidate will have experience of working in an office environment, providing administrative/business support. You’ll need good IT skills, a methodical approach to your work, attention to detail and the ability to develop good working relationships with colleagues.

Full details of the role and person specification are included in the job description, along with an outline of the specific responsibilities of the Strategy and Business Management Team.

Benefits include a minimum of 25 days annual leave, Local Government Pension Scheme, free parking and lifestyle rewards benefits.

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Nick Meadows on 07787 151734 or at or Lisa Stephens on 07769 364779 or at

  • Closing date: Wednesday 15 January at 11:59pm
  • Interview date: week commencing 27 January 

Equal Opportunities

Joint Waste Solutions is committed to equality of opportunity in employment and service delivery and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. If you are unable to apply online for reasons of disability, please get in touch using the contact details in the advert above to discuss any reasonable adjustments that may be made to accommodate your individual requirements.

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