Temporary Administrator – Greater London Region

Applications for this job are now closed

Use your skills to make a difference. If you want to use your secretarial and admin skills in an environment where your beliefs and values are as important as your experience, come and talk to us at UNISON. Here, your work will really make a difference as we aim to improve the working lives of our 1.3 million members. You will enjoy varied work with the chance to develop your skills further and the flexibility to balance your work life with your family commitments.
Greater London
Based Congress House, London WC1B
Starting salary
Starting salary £28,343 + London weighting allowance £5,517
Closing date
11 March 2020
Contract type
Full time, fixed term
Contract length
Up to 9 months

About this job

Working as part of a team, you will provide comprehensive secretarial and administrative support carrying out a number of duties including dealing with telephone enquiries, maintaining databases, producing correspondence and reports, committee / event administration and processing incoming and outgoing mail.

An experienced team player, you will have excellent communication

skills with the ability to organise your own workload and manage pressure and priorities. You will need to be IT literate and have good typing skills.

For this role, you do not have to have a trade union background, but you do need to have an understanding of the aims and values of the trade union movement.

How to apply

To apply for this opportunity, please download and complete the application form (under ‘Resources’).

See job description and person specification (under ‘Documents’).

The completed application form along with the Recruitment and Disability Monitoring Form should be sent by email to greaterlondonregion@unison.co.uk or by post to Shelley Davey, UNISON, 1st Floor, Congress House, Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LS. Please specify on the application form which post(s) you are applying for R3/59T

The closing date for applications is 5pm on Wednesday 11 March 2020

 Interview date: Wednesday 25th March 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.