Business Support Administrator

  • Location

    Portsmouth, Hampshire

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  • Salary:

    Up to £9.70 per hour

  • Contact:

    Amy Rowland

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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An exciting opportunity is available to provide administrative support to the project teams of a large organisation. The role will involve processing timesheets, arranging meetings, maintaining data and providing administrative support

The role Includes:
- The provision of administrative and project support for the Equipment Project teams
- To support and monitor EPM team achievement against business requirement deadlines including administrating the order fulfilment process
- Completion of weekly timesheets, action trackers, HR reporting and overheads budgets i.e. Stationery, T&S, entertainment etc

Key Technical Skills:
- Familiarity with Microsoft Office Software PC literate, with knowledge of IFS beneficial but not essential
- Appropriate spread sheet processes, word processing and other relevant software
- Conducting and analysing historical data on project documentation
- Producing and providing detailed project control reports
- Basic understanding of Time booking systems
- Basic knowledge of Company Software

Key Leadership/People Management Skills:
- Ability to maintain good customer/colleague relations
- Ability to communicate effectively with tact and diplomacy at all levels within the company
- Ability to work independently providing regular updates on progress to colleagues and line management Key Interpersonal/Behavioural Skills
- Ability to work persistently to exceed the requirements of the job
- Able to shape positive relationships with team members and customers to ensure that requirements are met with practical solutions.
- Maintain positive relationships with team members and customers to ensure that requirements are met with practical solutions.

Key Mental/Analytical Skills and Challenges:
- Basic level mathematical and analytical ability
- Good data analytical/problem solving/decision making skills
- Good numeracy and literacy skills Company/Industry Knowledge
- Basic understanding of the defence maritime industry
- Understanding of the Company's order fulfilment process and Department strategic business goal
- Compliance with statutory requirements and regulations and Company procedures Qualifications

Top Major Tasks and Activities:
- Receive and process customer orders on Exostar
- Sales order processing in IFS
- Raise Project requisitions in line with customer orders and agreed contract pricing
- Receipt goods when delivered on IFS and initiate customer invoice process
- Update project customer and supplier prices as and when required
- Update project spread sheets ensuring alignment with supply and procurement elements, ensuring attention to detail is paramount
- To maintain action trackers and project spread sheets as detailed by relevant Equipment Project Manager
- To provide administrative and project support to the Equipment team Co-ordination of timesheets from staff, inputted into IFS where necessary in support of Line Managers
- Facilitation of meetings and workshops including booking and coordination of Conference Rooms and refreshments
- Attend customer meetings and take meeting minutes
- Production of post meeting minutes including actions accrued
- Assist in supporting all documentation and processes for timely delivery of Monthly, Quarterly and Yearly Project Reports
- Photocopying, scanning and binding presentations and documents
- Ordering of stationery, booking of travel and accommodation for the Equipment team and monitoring expenditure
- Assist in the production of the Tier 1 Contract Review packs

Morson is acting as a recruitment business in relation to this vacancy

Administration; filing; e-filing; GDPR; secretarial; data entry; data input; Excel; Word; Outlook; Access; MS Office; booking system; business support; database management; diary management; minute taking; document control