Senior Administrator

Gloucestershire, Gloucester
£11.35 per hour
17 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Manpower UK
Job Type
Our client, one of the UK's leading energy providers, is looking for an experienced senior administrator to help deliver a complex portfolio of engineering works in terms of provision of 'project support' to a number of teams.

Key Responsibilities:

* Support in developing a year-ahead work plan
* Raising purchase orders
* Ensuring that accruals/goods receipts are in place
* Managing external budgets during the year, making changes where needed
* Securing changes to planned levels of internal resource
* Problem solving
* Provide support and management information
* Identifying issues early and putting in place actions

Desirable Experience:

* Previous experience of financial and contract management in a large organisation
* Previous experience of providing high quality proactive support to others in a business environment.
* Strong numerical skills, able to analyse and report data
* Good experience of Microsoft Office software in general, including some experience in the use of Excel for reporting and analysis.
* Basic understanding of Nuclear Generation (desirable)

Personal skills:

* 'Can do' attitude not afraid to be in the deep end to start with.
* Ability to work on own initiative and identify and solve problems
* Enthusiasm for provision of high quality support to others
* Flexible and adaptable
* Questioning attitude
* Good interpersonal skills, able to actively build and develop strong working relationships across a variety of diverse teams.
* Good organisational skills with attention to detail