UNISON Centre – Administrator – Policy Unit

The Policy and Public Affairs Department works with UNISON leaders at all levels to develop policy and campaigns that advance our members interests, protect public services and promotes the benefits of collective action.
Location
UNISON Centre, NW1
Starting salary
£35,575 per annum including London Weighting Allowance
Closing date
7 December 2021
Hours
35
Contract type
Full time, permanent
Reference
CCP/36

About this job

UNISON is the UK’s leading public services trade union with 1.3 million members working in the public services, private, voluntary and community sectors and in the energy services.

We employ 1200 staff, approximately 370 at our national centre in Euston, central London and the remainder in our twelve regions across the UK, including Northern Ireland.

UNISON is the leading union in local government, the NHS, community and voluntary sector, education and children services and a range of private and public sector employers where we negotiate pay and terms and conditions of employment, promote equality and diversity and recruit and organise members in those areas.

The Policy and Public Affairs Department works with UNISON leaders at all levels to develop policy and campaigns that advance our members interests, protect public services and promotes the benefits of collective action. The department has three units (Policy, Labour- Link and International) who work together to deliver UNISONs key objectives with employers, politicians and other stakeholders. This post is based in the Policy Unit.

Skills/experience required:

  • team player with experience of working on a variety of projects
  • good communication and time management skills
  • proven secretarial skills
  • financial administration with procedures
  • experience of using office equipment/systems and a full range of IT packages
  • administration of committees/meetings and seminars

How to apply

To apply for this opportunity please download and complete the General application form (under “Documents”). See job description and person specification (under “Documents”)

Please note that only the General application form will be accepted.

Please send a copy of the completed application form along with Recruitment and Disability monitoring form to H.Recruitment@unison.co.uk quoting ref: CCP/36.

Completed application forms must be received by no later than 5pm on Tuesday 7 December 2021.

Interviews will be held Monday 13th December 2021.

About UNISON

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.

Disability Confident Committed
Mindful employer

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