Trainee Office Administrator

  • Location:

    Edinburgh, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Office Services

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    £16000.00 - £16500.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Heather Hesketh

  • Contact email:

    heather.hesketh@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/543443

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-02-09

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Are you looking to gain experience in Office Administration? Are you an upbeat and assertive person with a strong work ethic? Do you thrive working as part of a team?

Yes? Read on...

Our client is reputable company who are looking to add to their office support team. You will be apart of a collaborative and hardworking team who support across the business with daily administrative duties such as filing, archiving, mail sorting and much more!

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is conscientious, committed and who has a real willingness to learn what it takes to become established within an office support role.

This is a great step onto the office services platform from having no industry experience, working within an established and supportive team who will contribute greatly to your development within the role up-skilling you in all essential areas of the office environment.


The working hours for this role are Monday to Friday between the hours 845am to 5.15pm

Some of your duties will include…

* Opening and distribution of incoming mail
* Collection and preparation of outgoing mail
* Providing advice to staff members on the most appropriate method of mail delivery including organising couriers and doing hand deliveries
* Faxing, scanning and copying documents in accordance with the instructions provided
* Scanning to iManage for all departments
* Distribution and tracking of unreferenced mail
* Ordering office supplies and stationery
* Archiving and retrieval of files to and from storage
* Distribution of cheques
* General maintenance of all MDFs including paper refills, IT support and supply orders
* Updating of library materials
* Other ad hoc duties as required such as booking taxis, liaising with shredding suppliers etc

You will be.....

* Committed and reliable
* Excellent communication skills
* Strong Team player
* Self motivated/Strong work ethic

If this job meets your skills and requirements then please don't hesitate and apply today as interviews will be happening next week!


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