Department Administrator

Location Lisburn, County Antrim
Job type Temporary
Salary Up to £10.05 per hour
Published 6 months ago
Start date ASAP
Contact Bethany Hardy
Job ref LIS/AD4_1581598766

Job description

Department Administrator



The Client: Local body based in Lisburn

The Role: The post holder will ensure that a high quality secretarial service is provided within the business unit at all times including the following:

    • Organise administrative support for meetings to include team meetings and exam board meetings
    • Ensure minutes are accurately recorded, typed up and provided to management teams in a timely manner
    • Upload qualification/examination results to relevant awarding body systems and onto the student management systems - PRISM in line with organisational policies and procedures
    • Deal with incoming and outgoing mail, telephone calls and electronic mail
    • Maintain computerised and manual record keeping systems including those for student-related statistics;
    • Ensure that appropriate procurement procedures are followed and that invoices and purchase orders are properly completed, authorised and passed for payment;
    • Ensure that monthly returns for staff are processed in accordance with College processes
    • Process time and attendance (including additional hours) details for full staff
    • Collate, verify and manage primary documents in line with organisational procedures and the College's retention and disposal guidance

Hours of work: 36 hrs per week - Mon to Fri (8.45- 16.30)


  • EITHER hold a Level 3 or above qualification in a relevant discipline (e.g. Business or Administration) PLUS a minimum of two years' recent experience of working in administrative setting or customer focused environment OR Have a minimum of four years' recent experience working in an administrative setting or customer focused environment.
  • English GCSE at Grade C or above, OR Essential Skills level 2 (or higher) in Communication, or equivalent. Maths GCSE at Grade C or above, OR Essential Skills level 2 (or higher) in Numeracy, or equivalent.
  • Practical experience, of using Information Management Systems; recent experience of planning and organising administrative tasks; Experience of analysing information and data sets; Experience using Microsoft Office applications to include: Word, Outlook, Excel, databases and PowerPoint
  • Full UK driving license and access to a car to work across various locations

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