Administrative Support

  • Location
    Kingston Upon Thames, Greater London
  • Category
    Admin. Secretarial and PA - Administrator
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 23000 - £ 25000 / Year
  • OrganizationType

Administrative Support to the Sales Desks


Based in Kingston, off hours

Hybrid 3 days in office 2 work from home

Days and Hours of Working:

  • 00 am -4.00 pm with one hour for lunch.

  • 1 Saturday in 3 (7.30-11.00am) which will be paid as overtime

  • Holidays: 23 days per annum


An exciting opportunity to work join a world leading supplier of premium fresh produce to a diverse and demanding customer base. You will be providing support to the Product Managers on Trading Desks.

Essential requirements:

  • Are IT literate with word-processing skills, and familiarity with a Windows environment

  • Have good time management skills and can give evidence of working to deadlines

  • Are familiar with the use of office equipment including fax, photocopiers

  • Have good organisational skills and show orderly, systematic, and tidy ways of working

  • Are accurate in your work, demonstrating attention to detail

  • Can demonstrate an assertive but not an aggressive approach to working with colleagues

  • Can show initiative and an ability to see a job through to its conclusion

  • Have excellent customer service skills

  • Can focus on the task in a busy environment

  • Have the ability to work as part of a multi-task team

  • Have a flexible approach

  • Are proactive in suggesting improvements in the effective operation of the section.

Desirable attributes include:

  • Key Skills: Experience in the use of Spreadsheets (preferably Excel) would be an advantage

  • Experience of / an interest in working in the fresh produce industry and in a trading environment

  • The ambition and potential to develop beyond the initial requirements of the job

Administrative Support to the Sales Desks:

The objective of this post is to provide admin/ clerical support to the Sales team ensuring the systematic organisation and maintenance of the IT and paper-based information flow that is essential to the efficient and effective movement of produce.

Tasks will include:

  • Input of sales data on IT package; monitoring of stocks and resolution of related queries; collection of prices and input onto system - this requires the development of professional telephone-based relationships with both customers and depots.

  • Creation and maintenance of files, whether computer or paper based on products and suppliers; compilation and issue of correspondence (based on guidelines).

  • Checking, collation and timely handling of invoices passed for payment - including any follow up will be a significant part of this role.

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