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Morgan Sindall Infrastructure
Vacancy title
Contract type
Full time permanent

Who we are looking for: Administrator

Location: West Cumbria 

Position Summary

Responsible for performing all office based administrative activities proactively and efficiently, enabling all office staff to work easily and quickly and without disruption.

Key Responsibilites

  • Oversee and coordinate all aspects of general office administration including maintaining administrative systems
  • Undertake all general office administrative duties in an efficient manner, always offering a good and consistent service to office staff
  • Provide administrative assistance to all office staff including booking flights, train tickets and hotel rooms and anything else that may be required
  • Interact with colleagues, customers and visitors, maintaining a polite and helpful approach with all
  • Answer telephone calls, enquiries and requests and handle them courteously and appropriately or pass to a relevant member of the team
  • Ensure all incoming and outgoing post is dealt with effectively, including managing the franking of post and arranging couriers as necessary
  • Prepare responses to correspondence containing routine inquiries
  • File and retrieve company documents, records and reports and ensure all filing up to date and well-managed
  • Create and modify documents such as invoices, reports, memos, letters and financial statements using word processing, spreadsheet, database and/or other presentation software such as Microsoft Office
  • May conduct research, compile data and prepare papers for consideration and presentation to the management team
  • Set up and coordinate meetings and conferences
  • Attend meetings as requested in order to record minutes
  • Compile, transcribe and distribute minutes of meetings
  • Collect and maintain inventory of office equipment and supplies
  • Arrange for the repair and maintenance of office equipment
  • Support staff in assigned project‐based work
  • Maintain confidentiality in all aspects of company and customer information
  • Ensure that internal company relationships with other departments, offices and business units/regions are positive and supportive
  • Be prepared to take additional responsibility, where you see it is necessary, to support the department/function or the office staff in general
  • Offer ideas for improving the service you offer or the processes for which you are responsible for

Qualifications, training and technical knowledge

  • Educated to GCSE level or equivalent

Attributes and Skills

  • Ability to interpret procedures and policies of the organisation
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to deal effectively with people
  • Knowledge of administrative principles and their application
  • Ability to work well either alone or as part of a team
  • Computer literate
  • Good writing, analytical and problem‐solving skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to operate standard office equipment
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions
  • Ability to handle a wide variety of situations and problem

We believe in delivering responsible nuclear and defence infrastructure.

Morgan Sindall is an equal opportunities employer and are also an Investors in People company.

Morgan Sindall is unable to employ anyone who does not have the legal right to live and work in the UK.

In the recruitment process all applicants are required to provide the necessary right to work information and documentation.

Morgan Sindall has a commitment to sourcing candidates directly and as such we do not accept speculative CV’s from agencies. Please note that any CV’s submitted will be deemed as gifted to Morgan Sindall and any agency terms & conditions associated with the use of such CVs will be null and void.


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