Job vacancy: Team Assistant

 

Office based: Paddington, London
Contract: Full-time, permanent 

An opportunity to join a small team, in the not for profit/membership association sector within the optical profession. We need a Team Assistant with initiative, a can-do attitude and strong attention to detail.
This vacancy will give the successful candidate the opportunity to work within a small, but perfectly formed team!! Varied tasks will make up your day, supporting the key business focus of Membership, Marketing and Communications and Events.

Responsibilities will include;

·General administrative support to the team in managing multiple competing priorities
Membership liaison
·Screening and responding to member email enquiries and telephone calls
·Managing the membership database, renewal and reminder system
·Event planning support and administration
·Support to web and social media activity
·Supporting the production of documents, briefing papers, meeting minutes and presentations
·General support with day to day activity of CEO
·Liaising with the bookkeepers for payment processing

Skills and Competencies required;

·A-levels minimum
·Experience in administration in an office environment
·Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
·Problem solving abilities
·Ability to multi-task and a strong organisational skills
 Proven skills in Membership/CRM database management 
·Excellent computer literacy Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint. Working knowledge of QuickBooks online or similar financial programme
·Social Media aware and ability to use this method of communication
·A can-do attitude, initiative, self - starter and willingness to get involved beyond the job description

To apply for the role, please email your CV and a cover letter stating why you have the skills for this role. ceo@bcla.org.uk 
Applications are welcome until the role is filled or by the closing date 19 August 2018.