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Office & Finance Assistant
british ecological society
  • Salary £28,500 per year
  • Location London, Greater London (Hybrid)
  • Job Type Contract, Full-time
  • Category Admin , Operations
  • Sectors Environment
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Job Description

About you

We are seeking an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual who is confident in being able to provide office operations and finance administrative support to the Society and to the CEO.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone interested in learning how a charity runs, with lots of scope for development.

  • You will be working with a wide variety of people and you will need to be a confident communicator through phone, email, and in person.
  • You will need to have good IT skills, with knowledge of Microsoft Office, and a willingness to learn our IT processes.
  • You will have some previous experience in customer service or administration, and have strong attention to detail.
  • You may have some finance experience, have a bachelors degree or equivalent, or have worked in a charity, however, these are not essential requirements and training will be provided in all areas of the role.

About the role

Reporting to the Head of People, and with support from the Sustainability & Finance Officer, some of the responsibilities of the Office & Finance Assistant are to:

  • Be the first point of contact for visitors to our office, and administer the hello@ email.
  • Provide administrative support to the Chief Executive
  • Administer day-to-day financial processes and the accounts@ email, helping staff with their finance queries.
  • Take minutes during key strategic meetings
  • Provide administrative support in office operations
  • Meet and greet visitors for business meetings, prepare meeting
    rooms where necessary, and support our in-office events.
  • Contribute to our well-being activity schedule, supporting the team
    in organising staff outings and activities.

 To find out more about the role, please download the job description and job pack.