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  • Location

    Abingdon, Oxfordshire

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  • Salary:

    £20000 - £22000 per annum

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    Vital Bristol Technology

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    over 1 year ago

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Our client are a building services engineering company and they are currently looking for an administrator to join their team in Abingdon.

Key Accountabilities

  • Receive any urgent reactive requested from client and notify Supervisors/engineers as required.
  • Operate the clients 'Mainsaver' computer-based system to ensure work has been issued correctly
  • Operate the 'IMS' computer-based system to ensure work has been received correctly from Mainsaver
  • Operate the 'COINS' computer-based system to record financial transactions, check timesheets, raise purchase orders etc.
  • Upload documentation such as invoices, service sheets etc to the clients shared network.
  • Check job sheets to ensure accuracy where necessary including labour, materials, sub- contractor costs etc.
  • Check 'COINS' for outstanding costs/labour for reconciliation of accounts
  • Raise purchase orders for sub-contractors on reactive work for call-outs.
  • Maintain excellent client relationships and client records to enhance the contract.
  • Assist in the collation of monthly reports with the Site manager
  • The administrator may be required to carry out other duties as and when required by their line manager and provide holiday/sick cover as required
  • Ensure high levels of communication and interaction with all stakeholders of the contract to help deliver the contract.
  • Interact with engineers and subcontractors to help deliver the M&E maintenance contract.

Technical Skills / Knowledge

  • Good computer skills with knowledge of Microsoft Office packages Excel and Word
  • Excellent co-ordination skills
  • Good communication skills are essential to deal with demanding Customers and to relay expectations to in-house Engineers and Contractors
  • Able to work in a team and on own initiative, able to plan and prioritise work, make commitments and meet deadlines
  • Working knowledge of a facilities management or engineering environment would be desirable.
  • An understanding of accounting to include WIP and Aged WIP would be an advantage.

Qualifications / Person Specification

  • Preferable NVQ or equivalent in Business Administration or Customer Services.
  • Good standard of literacy and numeracy GCSC grade C or above in Maths and English
  • Training for bespoke computer packages will be given.
  • The administrator will be required to undertake a basic background check to work on the site.
  • A driving licence and vehicle would be desirable given the rural location of the site although there is a railway station within a mile and cycle routes are in place.