Business Support Assistant

Job details
Posting date: 19 April 2021
Salary: £18,933 per year
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 19 May 2021
Location: Leicester, Leicestershire, LE3 8RA
Company: East Midlands Shared Services
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: CYP1382

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  • To provide efficient and effective clerical, typing and database support to Children and Family Services. To be a valuable point of contact for members of the public, staff, elected members and partnership agencies
  • It is vital to the future of the department that the post holder is flexible in taking on additional tasks, willing to offer help to employees and treats co-operation and support for colleagues as a top priority

  • NVQ 2 or equivalent in literacy and numeracy
  • Word processing (or equivalent)
  • Experience of recent clerical, typing and database experience in an office environment
  • Working as part of a team
  • Production of word-processed reports and correspondence
  • Experience of filing and record systems
  • Full understanding of the need to maintain confidentiality
  • Good level of verbal and written communication skills
  • Evidence of numeracy, literacy and statistical analysis skills
  • Good computer skills, including MS Word, Excel and Access
  • Ability to deal with sensitive and confidential matters
  • Excellent customer care skills
  • To produce accurate work to deadlines
  • Commitment to the provision of high quality clerical support
  • Interest in learning new skills

Please see the Job Description / Person Specification which are attached further down on this page

For informal enquires please contact Lesley Payne Tel: 0116 305 2630 Email:

We particularly welcome applicants from black, minority, ethnic (BME) communities, disabled people and lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) communities, as they are currently under represented within our workforce.

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