Administrative Assistant - Higher Education

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £16.02/Hour
  • Category
    Education & Childcare - Education Administration
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Office and Secretarial
  • External Reference
    JN-102019-98819

Administrative Assistant


Our client, a leading University are currently recruiting for an Administrative Assistant to start ASAP.



  • Location: South Kensington

  • Pay: £16.02 per hour

  • Hours: Monday to Friday - 35 hours p/week

  • Type: Temporary

  • Duration: 4 Weeks - possible short extension thereafter

  • Start Date: ASAP (No later than Friday 25th October)


This one will be sitting in with the Student Financial Support team, supporting the team during a particularly busy period, doing basic admin duties.


Job spec / criteria:


The duties we would expect the Assistant to carry out are:



  • Triage all SFS Ask Enquiries

    • Answering common questions, and

    • assigning others to relevant team members



  • Responding to SFS phone enquiries

    • Answering common questions, and

    • Taking notes for others to respond further





  • Any other duties- unlikely to be much else, but possible some stock management of our merchandise and publications


Ideally, they would like a team player, who has Higher Education experience / ability to pick up new systems and information very quickly.


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Adecco is an equal opportunities provider.

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Please apply with your CV to: Libby Cella