Starting salary circa £17,237.21 per annum
Based in Wellington, Somerset
Who are we?
The National Farmers’ Union represents the interests of farmers and growers across England and Wales. Promoting competitive and socially responsible agriculture and horticulture, we influence policy at the highest levels to ensure the long-term viability of our members.
A new and exciting opportunity has arisen in our Wellington office as a BTB Administrator. The purpose of the role is to provide first-class administrative support to the team by undertaking tasks such as developing and maintaining filing systems, organising meetings and managing diary appointments, managing equipment stocks and invoicing as well as assisting the team in delivery of specific project streams.
You will preferably have a background or interest in agriculture and be required to demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills. As a team player, you will enjoy working closely with your colleagues, whilst also having the ability to use your own initiative as required. You will be highly organised and have experience of prioritising your workload.
A minimum of GCSE English Grade C or equivalent is essential, as are basic computer and keyboard skills.
Why join our team?
Working for the NFU means that you will become part of our friendly environment. You will work with great people, recognised for their knowledge and expertise. We are a team committed to our work, with a good work-life balance. Benefits include 25 days annual leave (plus statutory bank holidays, and increasing with service), free parking, an attractive contributory, National Employment Savings Trust pension scheme, a range of discounts through our NFU Benefits employee portal including gym discounts, holiday discounts and more.
How to apply?
Please click here for a copy of the job description.
If you feel you have the right skills and experience for the role, please send your CV and a covering letter illustrating how your skills and experience suit the requirements as outlined in the person specification to [email protected]
If you have any queries about the role or application process, please contact the HR team via email at [email protected] or telephone 024 7685 8742.
Closing date: 1st August 2018
Interview date: 21st and/or 22nd August 2018
The NFU is an equal opportunities employer and values diversity.
To apply for this job you must have the right to work in United Kingdom.