Band 3 Administrative Assistant

Location Ballymena, County Antrim
Job type Temporary
Salary Up to £10.40 per hour
Published 2 months ago
Start date asap
Contact Christine Thompson
Job ref BA21/07CT1_1658415159

Job description

Staffline has been appointed as HSCNI's number 1 recruitment provider for Admin and Clerical roles throughout the province.

Band 3 Admin Assistant required on a temporary basis based in Ballymena

Role: Band 3 Administrative Assistant

Rate of Pay: £10.40ph

Location: Ballymena

Hours: 37.5hrs

Duration: 12 Months

Main duties/Responsibilities:

JOB SUMMARY: The post holder will be responsible for providing an administrative service to the Managers and Contracts officers in the Commissioning and Contracts Department. They will assist with the day to day running of the department to ensure a smooth running, high quality service.


  • Arrange and provide administrative support for meetings, including minute / action note taking, organising venues, issuing and follow up of relevant documentation.
  • Follow up of actions from contract review meetings relevant to the department.
  • Provide general administrative/secretarial support within the department e.g. word processing, spreadsheets, database use, photocopying, filing etc.
  • Organise and maintain relevant manual and electronic diary/schedule and arrange appointments and meetings.
  • Establish and maintain filing systems to meet the administrative needs of the department.
  • Maintain accurate records for the department re: Contracts / minutes / Provider Insurance etc.
  • Process and distribute all incoming mail and prepare outgoing mail as required.
  • Deal with incoming telephone calls and handle queries as appropriate and act as a reference point for all internal and external enquiries relating to the department, ensuring necessary communication is maintained with relevant senior department staff

Essential Criteria:

  • 5 GCSE (Grade A - C) or equivalent, including Maths and English Language, PLUS 1 year clerical/secretarial experience in an office environment including the use of computers, data inputting and word processing.
  • OR (b) GCSE Maths and English Language (Grades A-C) and 2 years clerical/secretarial experience in an office environment including the use of computers, data inputting and word processing.
  • In addition to (a) or (b) applicants must possess 1 year's experience in the use of Microsoft Office Suite to include Excel and Word Processing *Equivalent Qualifications considered

To be shortlisted for this role all applicants MUST meet the essential criteria. If you are interested please upload your CV to the link provided, and Christine Thompson will be in contact to confirm if you have been shortlisted.

Successful candidates may need to apply for an Access NI Certificate with Staffline regardless if you already have a valid certificate.

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