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Dorset County Council corporate resources 

Location: UK » South West » DT

Dorset County Council plans to make the following cuts to its corporate resources team:

• restructuring of the Communications & Customer Service Unit with reductions of posts
• further restructuring within Financial Services and reducing the level of work commissioned from the South West Audit Partnership
• reducing consultancy expenditure allocated to support delivery of the Meeting Future Challenges programme
• restructuring Legal Services
• seeking to increase income generated by our contact centre, Dorset Direct (the first point of customer contact for many services in the County Council), and reducing the opening hours to 8.30am to 5.30pm
• further reducing staff and purchasing budgets in ICT and HR (to a minimum core) in addition to reductions already proposed

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