Customer Administration Officer
Scale 6, Salary £27,402 - £29,010 pa
1 X Permanent
1 X Fixed Term Contract / Secondment Opportunity until 31st May 2019
We are looking for a Customer Administration Officer to provide administrative support to the Tenancy and Leasehold Services Division.
As Customer Administrative Officer you will have a varied role providing a broad level of support to the Tenancy and Leasehold Service. Your work will include responding to complaints and queries, liaising with other Council departments, ordering goods and supporting meetings by booking rooms and taking minutes.
Day to day you will also need to make sure our financial records are in order, accurately updating our computer database as needed.
You will need to be able to use a variety of IT systems. We need someone with experience of administrative and financial management work. You will need good communication skills and be able to work well with others. You should be accurate in your work and bring an organised approach. Ideally you will be confident enough to use your own initiative and suggest new ways of doings things.
Hackney is one of the UK’s highest performing local authorities, serving one of London’s best places to live and work. We have achieved a huge amount: our services, our schools, our public spaces are all amongst the very best. We have changed the reputation, not just of the Council, but of Hackney itself. Bringing jobs and investment into the borough, securing the legacy from 2012 Games, and making this a place of which we can all be proud.
We are also working towards our vision, which is to be a place for everyone; where residents and staff can be proud; a place that celebrates diversity and where everyone can feel valued, included and involved. In order to achieve this, we look for people who are: Proud; Ambitious; Pioneering; Open; Proactive; Inclusive.
If you want to work in a place where you can represent our values so we achieve the best for our residents, please visit www.hackney.gov.uk/jobs-
Please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification. It is essential that you attach a supporting statement, addressing how your skills, knowledge and experience would enable you to meet all aspects of the post as indicated in the job description and person specification.
Closing date: 11 November 2018 @ 22:59 hrs
Interview Date: TBC
Hackney Council works to eradicate discrimination on the basis of race, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, pregnancy and maternity, age and marital status. We also recognise that people can be disadvantaged by their social and economic circumstances, so we will also work to eliminate discrimination and disadvantage caused by social class. We also welcome those interested in flexible working. We particularly welcome applications from disabled people, as this group is currently under represented in our workforce.