As Essex and Suffolk Rivers Trust move into 2021 we are looking for a new staff member to join our small team. If you think you've got what it takes please send us your application by 8th January 2021. More details are below.
Admin Support Officer
Salary: £19,000 – £21,000 (pro rata) dep. on experience
15 hours per week, flexible, one year contract, extendable.
Location: Ipswich Suffolk
An exciting opportunity to join a small, dedicated team devoted to the conservation and enhancement of rivers and wetlands in Essex and Suffolk. You will work with the Director, Project Officer and Board of Trustees to provide administrative support across a wide and varied range of activities and subjects, making a real contribution to the development and effectiveness of the Trust.
You will have excellent administrative, numeracy and communication skills and experience, including use of Microsoft Office applications to help with compiling and producing reports and funding claims, liaising with partners, assisting with budget management, maintaining our systems, organising and taking minutes of meetings, circulating information and news to a wide range of stakeholders.
You will also have the opportunity to help with the marketing and promotion of the Trust, raising awareness throughout Essex and Suffolk of the important work we do. Due to current circumstances, you will be working from home throughout much of 2021 and be willing to travel on occasions in Suffolk and Essex. A background in working for the environment would be desirable, but not essential. You must however have a genuine interest in and enthusiasm for the work we do and a willingness to learn about it.
To apply for this job, please see the application documents on our recruitment page, here. The closing date is Friday 8 January 2021