Graduate - Entry Level Planning and Building Support Admin

  • Location
    Barking, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 25000 - £ 30000 / Year
  • Category
    Office and Secretarial - Administrator
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Office and Secretarial
  • External Reference
    JN-022020-120967

FIXED TERM CONTRACT - 6 MONTHS (potential to become permanent)


An exciting opportunity for an Academic Graduate, ideally with some experience within an administration role who wants to gain an entry role into Planning & Building Control.


The Planning and Building Control Support Officer is working for a very prestigious development and construction company and is admin based and will offer learning. It will be both a challenging role and rewarding.


My client is not looking at this stage for someone who wants to be a Trainee Planner, although this is good opportunity for a first step into this sector if you are looking to move into this sector with no prior experience.


Based in beautiful light open plan offices with amazing panoramic views across London.


This is a 6 month role with a view to be extended for a permanent position.


The candidate will



  • Be educated to degree level

  • Be IT literate with experience of using Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and other software packages to record and manage data

  • Have proven experience of communicating in person, via telephone and in writing

  • Be able to think and work proactively and autonomously with minimum direct supervision

  • Have scrupulous attention to detail with regard to technical aspects of operational processes and practices, accuracy of records and reports, efficiency and accuracy around schedule and diary management

  • Have a cooperate approach to managing own responsibilities


This role is integral to the business, and sometimes demanding.


Benefits:



  • 30 Days Annual Leave Plus Bank Holidays!!!!!!

  • Nest pension up to 10% matched

  • Performance Bonus Scheme

  • Many discounts (holidays, retails, leisure, gym etc)

  • Council benefits i.e. Cycle to work scheme

  • Provision for Training and Development

  • Salary reviews


The salary is 25-30K dependant on experience


35 hours per week: Monday- Friday


Duties:



  • Provide proactive, knowledgeable Planning and Building Control business support service to external and Internal customers and Stakeholder

  • To contribute towards the implementation of a working culture that is result-orientated and customer-focused

  • Undertake a full range of operational business and administrative tasks (with minimal supervision) in order to support the work of the Planning and Building service, these include:

    • Accurate receipting, recording and validating Planning and Building Control applications

    • Planning and Building Control record management

    • Administration of Planning appeals

    • Administration of the Planning and Building Control services email inbox

    • Managing and taking payments from customers





If you have the relevant experience and are interested in this role, please submit your CV. Successful candidates will be contacted within a few days.


If you have any questions regarding this role, please call Laura Woollvin/ Lucy Jackson on 0208 594 9225

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Please apply with your CV to: Lucy Jackson