West Midlands – Office Assistant

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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.
Region
West Midlands
Location
Birmingham
Starting salary
£15,690.60 pro rata per annum
Closing date
28 May 2024
Hours
21
Contract type
Part time, permanent
Reference
R12/75

About this job

Working as part of the Corporate Services Team you will be responsible for providing day-to-day office support in our Regional Centre.  This will involve opening and distributing incoming/outgoing post, distributing information electronically and in print, photocopying, copy typing, maintenance of information systems, providing reception cover and dealing with telephone enquiries.

You must be highly motivated with excellent communication and team-working skills, and you must be familiar with using Microsoft packages.  An ability to work to tight deadlines and a methodical approach to good housekeeping practices is essential.

Whilst a trade union background is not essential it is important that you have empathy with the aims and objectives of the Trade Union movement.

How to apply

To apply for this opportunity, please see the job description and person specification below and download and complete the application form, and disability and recruitment monitoring forms (under “Documents”).

Please note that ONLY the application form will be accepted.

The completed application form along with the Recruitment and Disability Monitoring Form should be sent by email to W3@unison.co.uk, quoting ref: R12/75

The closing date for completed applications is on Tuesday 28th May 2024 at 5pm.

Interviews will take place in Birmingham on Tuesday 11th June 2024.

Please note that if you do not hear from us, then you have not been shortlisted on this occasion.

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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