Administrators – Milton Keynes Council

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Service Milton Keynes Council
Contract Type Temporary
Duration Various
Location Milton Keynes
Job Type Full-time
Start Date ASAP
Hours per week Various
Rate Contact us

About the job:

We are regularly seeking temporary administrators to provide complete administrative support to the teams within Milton Keynes Council.

As an administrator, you will ensure the efficient organisation of the office and the smooth running of all administrative procedures in line with service requirements.

You will have excellent communication/customer service skills and your role will require you to provide essential administrative/secretarial support to enable the council to deliver a customer focused service more efficiently.

These roles may vary depending on which team you are placed in and can cover a number of aspects, such as full-time or part-time.

To find out more about the current admin opportunities we have available contact a member of our Milton Keynes recruitment team on 03301 242800 or email [email protected]

Alternatively, you can register with us today to be first to hear about all of our current and upcoming vacancies within Milton Keynes Council.

  • Answering telephone calls and dealing with any enquiries
  • Responding to emails
  • Data entry
  • Minute taking
  • Diary ManagementDiary management
  • General administration support as required
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Polite telephone manner
  • Ability to prioritise workload
  • Experience of the MS Office Suite

Previous administration experience is preferred, however excellent communication skills and a ‘can do’ attitude and willingness to learn are just as valuable.

  • Holiday entitlement of up to 31 days per annum, pro rata (including bank holidays).
  • Permanent equivalent council pay rates offered after 10 weeks
  • Pension contribution from employer
  • Flexible working hours
  • Opus candidates hear about jobs first
  • Opportunity to apply for permanent positions as an ‘internal candidate’
  • Central location – great public transport links (Civic Court)
  • Consultants based on site within Civic Offices

We work directly with Milton Keynes Council to fill vacancies. Register today to be first to hear about all our live jobs.

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