Admin Support Assistant / Administrator / Business Support

Dartford, Kent, England
£15000 - £17000 per annum
05 Jan 2018
02 Feb 2018
Martina S
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Admin Support Assistant

Location: South Darenth, Kent

Salary: £15,000 - £17,000 per annum

Job Type: Full-Time, Permanent

Job Role:

The Company is a leader in vehicle safety systems with a comprehensive range of products to reduce the risk of collision and maximise efficiency, including camera monitor systems, reversing alarms, ultrasonic proximity sensors, digital recorders and a thermal image camera.

They are currently looking to recruit for an Admin Support Assistant to provide support to the Chairman's and Managing Director's PAs.

Key Responsibilities

  • To provide effective secretarial and administrative support to the Chairman's and Managing Director's PAs as required
  • To provide assistance / support to colleagues in other departments as required from time to time

Key Tasks, but not limited to

  • Open and distribute inward post and despatch outward post, monitor and replace the stamps and maintain the Franking machine
  • General Admin duties: filing, faxing, typing, database entry, binding, distribute invoices and statements
  • Monitor stocks of stationery and re-order as required
  • Perform the weekly online shop for supplies i. tea, coffee, biscuits, toilet rolls, etc
  • Telephone cover
  • Organise lunches and refreshments for in-house meetings and maintaining all meeting rooms
  • Organise travel and hotel arrangements as required
  • Monitor the cleaning of all three buildings and ensure kitchens are kept to the required standard of cleanliness
  • Keep the Boodle Admin section current


  • Articulate and with a high degree of common sense
  • Good personality and even temperament
  • Sets and meets deadlines
  • A team player who enjoys working cross functionality as a shared resource
  • A flexible approach is necessary and the ability and willingness to work beyond the business hours when necessary from time to time is essential
  • Willing to take the initiative rather than wait to be told to perform tasks

Person Specification

Education and Training


  • Educated to A level or equivalent
  • High standard of numeracy and literacy
  • Minimum grade C GCSE's in maths and English
  • Practical on the job business skills
  • Computer software competency: Windows10, Pro/Windows 7; MS Office 2007 including Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Outlook
  • Minimum 50 wpm typing speed
  • At least 1 years' experience in an office administrative role


  • English and Maths A levels
  • Professional Secretarial Training
  • Administration Diploma (IAM)
  • European language
  • 80 wpm typing

Experience and Skills

  • Administratively sound and organised
  • Determination to follow with personal and team goals
  • Personable, helpful manner when dealing by telephone, face-to-face with customers, suppliers and colleagues

Interpersonal Skills

  • Effective oral and written communicator with clear telephone diction
  • A supportive and responsive team member

Other Requirements

  • Innate time manager
  • Able to work flexible hours when required

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