Trainee Administrator

  • Location
    Preston, Lancashire
  • Category
    Banking & Financial Services - Asset Management
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Banking and Financial Services
  • External Reference
    JN-042019-61311

Office Assistant/Trainee Administrator


Preston city centre


Possible apprenticeship opportunity a possibility for the right candidate


Salary minimum wage for age


The main purpose of this role is to provide general office duties to support the efficient running of the team and office.


Key functions:



  • General administration duties; including, filing, faxing, photocopying and archiving old case notes and records.

  • Arranging meeting rooms ensuring appropriate stationary / refreshments are provided.

  • Dealing with clients over the telephone and on arrival in reception

  • Opening all incoming and dealing with all outgoing mail

  • Ordering stationery

  • Setting up new case files and assisting with cases

  • Preparation of statutory paperwork and other legal documents

  • Aiding in the preparation of documents for banks and other financial institutions

  • Corresponding with creditors and other interested parties.


This list is not exhaustive and the Office Assistant/Trainee Administrator will be expected to complete other tasks as and when required provided this is within their scope of competency and that adequate training and supervision has been arranged.


Key skills required:



  • Ideally you will have attained a minimum of 5 GCSE's or equivalent, 2 of which must be in Maths and English.

  • Good telephone manner.

  • Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written.

  • Ability to be proactive and assertive in ensuring all employees adhered to office requirements.

  • Ability to work on own initiative and under pressure to meet deadlines.

  • Ability to work at all levels

  • Ability to adapt to different situations

  • Deadlines are adhered to in respect of daily activities

  • Work completed to required standards in agreed timescales


Reasonable adjustments may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Julie Cameron