Digital Services Officer

£26,122 to £30,038 per annum

Permanent - Full Time

Corporate Services

Dover District Council

The Dover District is steeped in history, with the iconic White Cliffs of Dover, several castles including the Lord Warden of Cinque Ports residence, Walmer Castle. As well as the coastline, the District has wonderful countryside, lush valleys and beautiful parks and gardens.

Main Duties

If you are passionate about combining digital with high quality customer service you could be the person we are looking for.

In a high profile and challenging role, you will be jointly responsible for the delivery of the Council’s programme of digital transformation. Working within the Digital Services Team and with service areas from the across the organisation, you will be responsible for assisting and leading on a variety of digital projects. You will also play a key role in the development of new digital solutions to solve real business problems with the aim of saving money and increasing efficiencies. You will be responsible for managing a number of key digital projects and will be expected to manage resources effectively to drive improvements across the Council.

We are looking for someone with the relevant technical skills, experience and knowledge to make this transformation happen, so if this sounds like the role for you, we would love to hear from you.

Essential Requirements

  • Good project management skills
  • Experience of system administration and software implementation
  • Good standard of education


Interviews will be held on 15 & 16 August 2017

For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Abi Robinson on 01304 872471 or at in the first instance or Colin Cook on 01304 872118 or at

Closing Date: Wednesday 02 August 2017

Interview Date: To be confirmed

To Apply

Please return your application form to:

You should receive an automated acknowledgement once you have submitted your application, should you not receive this please contact EKHR on 01304 872799 between 9:00am - 5:00pm

EK Human Resources
Dover District Council Offices
White Cliffs Business Park
CT16 3PJ

Please note, we do not accept CV's. If you submit a CV this will not be submitted to the manager for short-listing.

If you would like us to post an application form to you please contact us:

Tel: 01304 872799 between 9:00am - 5:00pm