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Job Opportunity: Office Assistant (maternity cover)

Equity is the UK trade union representing over 45,000 professional performers and creative practitioners from across the spectrum of the entertainment, creative and cultural industries.

We are seeking to appoint an Office Assistant on a temporary, fixed term basis to cover a period of maternity leave. As part of the union’s administrative team you will provide an effective, efficient and responsive service to callers, internal staff, clients and visitors to Equity. In this post you will undertake general office duties and provide administrative support across all of Equity’s departments including general administration duties and support for the union’s industrial, organising and campaigning work.

To be successful you will need good communication and customer service skills, proficient IT skills, a professional telephone manner and experience of dealing with the public. Ideally you will have previous clerical/administration experience and be enthusiastic about the role of trade unions in society.

The starting salary is £26,367.82 rising on a scale, with 31 days annual leave and a pension available.

The position is offered on a temporary, fixed term basis from 2nd January 2019 to 13th December 2019.

To apply, fill in the below External Application and Equality Monitoring forms, and email them to Natalie Barker nbarker@equity.org.uk:

Application Pack

Application Form

Equality Monitoring Form

For more information, e-mail Natalie Barker at nbarker@equity.org.uk; Telephone 020 7670 0255.

Job location: central London

Closing date: 12 noon Monday 3rd December

Interviews will be held on Monday 10th December

Equity is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all who believe they fit the essential requirements of the job.

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