Vacancy for Receptionist/Office Administrator - GMB Sheffield

10 Aug 2010

Vacancy for Receptionist/Office Administrator

GMB, Thorne House, 188-190 Norfolk Street, Sheffield, S1 1SY

20 hours per week, Monday – Friday, 10am – 2pm

Salary Grade 7 - £11,719.09 per annum

A Receptionist/Office Administrator is required for our Sheffield office where the job is varied with frequent contact with trade union members and employers via telephone, email and letter to maintain and promote the objectives of the GMB Union.

A flexible attitude and a range of secretarial duties is required including the use of Microsoft Office software (Word, Outlook & Excel), post, diary management, filing, collating and copying and dealing with a busy telephone system.

The post holder should be able to work as part of a small team and on their own initiative as necessary to undertake their duties in a professional and efficient manner. The post holder should preferably have some knowledge of, and be sympathetic to, the aims and objectives of the trade union and wider labour movement.

Applications are invited from any person with the relevant experience and skills. For an application form and job description please contact Graham Benton, Senior Organiser, GMB, 188-190 Norfolk Street, Sheffield, S1 1SY, email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)  Tel: 0114 276 8017.

The closing date for receipt of application forms is Friday, 20th August 2010  and interviews will be held in the GMB Sheffield office on 2nd September 2010.

GMB is committed to equal opportunities in its employment policy, practices and procedures.