Administrative Co-ordinator

  • £16.35ph
  • Location: South Cambridge
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Date posted: 05/04/22
Amanda Rushmer

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Job description

An exciting and challenging opportunity has arisen for an experienced Administrator to work with a leading pharmaceutical company based South of Cambridge. This key position will provide administrative and clerical support to Senior Management and their teams and will spend a significant amount of time coordinating functional administrative activities.

Successful candidates will need to be able to demonstrate previous experience in a supporting role, attention to detail, the ability to handle multiple priorities, teamwork and excellent interpersonal skills.

Please note this is a part-time role, working 4 days a week. The client is currently adopting hybrid working, with a requirement of 1-2 days office based.

Specific Job Requirements:

  • Provides administrative and clerical support to Senior Management and 3 sub-teams
  • Books and organises travel and accommodation including flights and hotel bookings
  • Responsible for preparing expense claims for relevant level personnel
  • Responsible for raising purchase orders
  • Provides administrative and clerical support for the interview process, which includes creating and distributing interview agendas, collecting assessment forms, scheduling and making travel arrangements and organising on-boarding activities with support of the relevant department
  • Ensures computer equipment, and all new hire materials are arranged for new starters
  • Liaises with external agencies or organizations to coordinate activities which are important to the function of the teams
  • Assist with the booking of project, team and other ad-hoc meetings and taking meeting notes and other outputs such as actions lists
  • Monitors mailboxes and routes queries or requests appropriately
  • Tracks and verifies data using a variety of software packages to conduct data entry and sorting of information
  • Manipulates Excel spreadsheets into different sorts and formats and works with Word, Power Point documents as directed
  • On occasion will gather, record, track and verify relatively complex data and information from multiple sources
  • Works with other administrative assistants within the department to collaborate on initiatives and activities, acting as backup as and when necessary

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • Knowledge and understanding of administrative and office policies and procedures
  • Experience in the healthcare industry (pharma, HCP, NHS etc)
  • Organised and able to work on multiple projects at once with a range of stakeholders; internal colleagues across teams/external agencies/external organisations
  • Excellent communication (verbal, written) and interpersonal skills
  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge and experience using a number of MS Office software packages including Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Able to work under limited supervision, receiving general direction on new lines of work or special assignments


To Apply
Please send a covering letter together with a copy of your CV in MS Word

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