About this job
UNISON has a membership of 1.3 Million members and its membership system is accessed by 12 Regional Offices, National Office, UNISON Direct and over 500 Branches. UNISON’s East Midlands Region covers Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire and Rutland. We currently have around 86,000 full members in over 58 branches. We are looking to appoint a team member to undertake a wide variety of clerical and administrative functions within the Membership Team.
This role is a key position within the Regional Membership Team. You will have skills and experience that include:
- Working pro-actively using own initiative.
- A very high standard of accuracy in recording of information.
- A good telephone manner, demonstrating patience and understanding.
- Comprehensive knowledge of ICT packages including Microsoft Office suite.
- An understanding of trade unions and their objectives would be an advantage.
How to apply
To apply for this opportunity, please download and complete the General application form (under “Documents”). Please note ONLY the General application form will be accepted.
See the job description and person specification (under “Documents”).
Please send four copies of completed application forms along with one copy of the Recruitment and monitoring form and one copy of the Disability monitoring form to:
Human Resources, UNISON East Midlands Region, Vivian Avenue, Nottingham, NG5 1AF quoting ref: R2/55.
The closing date for completed applications is 5:00 p.m. on Friday, 13 December 2019.
Interviews will take place on Wednesday, 15 January 2020.
Successful candidates will be notified by e-mail, wherever possible, by Wednesday, 8 January 2020.
UNISON is the UK’s leading public services trade union, with over 1.3 million members working in the public sector, private, voluntary and community sectors and in the energy services. We employ approximately 1,200 staff, with around 370 at our national centre in Euston in central London and the remainder in our 12 regions across the UK, including Northern Ireland.
UNISON is a dynamic, progressive union, committed to equality. We encourage men and women of all ages, Black and minority ethnic groups, disabled people, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people to work with us.