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Vacancy Details

Facilities Assistant

Employer:
Optivo
Salary:
£27,670 pro rata
Location:
Croydon, London
Contract:
Contract
Working Pattern:
Full Time
Hours:
36 hours per week.
DBS Check:
No
Closing Date:
07/03/2021 at 23:00 PM
Reference:
Optivo
Optivo

We’re looking for someone exceptional who wants to make a difference and strives in a challenging fast paced environment. If you have a proven track record of providing project management support from procurement, processing of documents, administering accurate compliance and file management records. Combined with the natural ability to work with a wide range of internal stakeholders, then a fabulous opportunity has arisen to join us as a Facilities Assistant on a 6 month FTC.

In this exciting 6 month fixed term contract, you’ll support the Head of Facilities throughout a planned review of service delivery.

You’ll engage and advocate in delivering a variety of projects, from database foundation and population to low-complexity project management and workflow designs.

You’ll work collaboratively with Facilities Managers to support the assurance of contractor management compliance to ensure data integrity.

You’ll be responsible for raising purchase orders and authorising invoice payments.

You’ll have previous experience as a Project / Team administrator within a multi-faceted organisation.

You’ll have thorough working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, Project, and SharePoint).

You’ll have previous experience supporting in the deliverance of project management tasks.

You’ll have excellent communication skills and able to effectively work with a wide range of business areas.

You’ll be able to productively prioritise workload and manage time appropriately to ensure your tasks are achieved.

You’ll have exceptional organisational skills and able to handle multiple overlapping tasks and challenges.

Closing date for applications: Sunday 7th March 2021, 11:00pm

Interview dates: 15th, 16th & 17th March 2021 (Interviews will take place via Microsoft Teams)

Equal Opportunities

At Optivo we work hard to create a diverse and inclusive culture and environment where people are respected for who they are. Encouraging inclusion is not just about protected characteristics, it’s about celebrating differences of thought, opinion, experience and perspective of each individual. We’re all different in our own way and we want our colleagues to feel comfortable, that they belong, and are safe to be themselves at work, without fear of being judged or excluded, but valued for their contribution to our One Team approach.

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