Administrative Assistant – Fixed Term – Two (2) Years

The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church.  Its message is based on the Bible.  Its ministry is motivated by love for God.  Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and meet human needs in his name without discrimination.

 

The Salvation Army is currently engaged in the implementation of new Accounting Policies (IFAS) and Software (NetSuite). The IFAS Project Team is looking for a full time Administrative Assistant to provide administrative support to the Team.

This varied and challenging position will involve general responsibility for the administrative tasks of the department. In addition to exemplary administration skills, candidates will have no problem in multi-tasking or planning and prioritising workload. You’ll have good business acumen, will remain calm under pressure and will have the ability to solve problems, maintain confidentiality and be supportive to the other staff.

As part of the role you will coordinate the organisation of international conferences. Therefore, there would be the requirement for international travel as you would provide administrative assistance during the conferences. We would expect you to be a team player and have good capabilities across a wide range of disciplines, including administrative and secretarial. You should possess good communication skills and have experience of working with Microsoft Office software.

Applicants must be in sympathy with the aims and objectives of The Salvation Army.

Starting salary:              £24,119.38 per annum

Hours:                          35 per week

 Benefits:                      Contributory Pension Scheme; Generous Travel Allowance

                                    25 days annual leave, plus 8 Bank Holidays pro rata.

                                   

Closing Date:               Monday, 25 November 2019, 10 AM

Interviews held on:      Tuesday, 3 December 2019

 

 

For an application pack please contact the Administration Department on 020 7332 8110 or

e-mail jobs@salvationarmy.org

 

CV’s will not be accepted.

 

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