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Connecting Talent to opportunity

Business Services Assistant


Job Description:

Business Services Assistant needed in Matlock

The rate is £11.44ph PAYE

This is a temporary role

The reference number is:                        5247881

The successful candidate will work in the Specialised Transport section, which procures and manages home to school transport services for students with special needs and disabilities. This front-line service is responsible for organising the transport arrangements for approximately 1700 students with additional needs, to schools and establishments in Derbyshire and further afield.   The environment is extremely busy, fast paced and can be challenging. 

The successful candidates will support the management and wider team, in particular be a team player with a can do attitude.  They must demonstrate experience of working in a busy front-line service and partnership working.  We are looking for particular skills including:

  • Ability to organise and prioritise their own workload including excellent time management skills
  • Demonstrate administrative competency
  • Demonstrate IT competency and experience in data inputting, with experience of Word, Excel and Outlook (essential) and experience of bespoke IT systems (desirable).
  • Be effective communicators both in writing and on the telephone.

Due to high volumes of CVs received, we are not able to respond to all unsuccessful applications. You will always however hear from us by phone if we are able to take your CV forward to the next stage.

If you are interested in the role please apply on our website with your CV, alternatively you can email your CV to [email protected] quoting the reference number.

Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

All our roles may be subject to pre-employment checks including references so please be prepared.

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