Office Administrator/Facilities Assistant

Job Overview

Cambridge, England
Job Type
Full Time
£18,000 - £21,000 Per Year
Date Posted
6 days ago

Additional Details

Job ID
Job Views

Job Description

Job Title: Office Administrator/Facilities Assistant

Job Type: 35 hours per week – Permanent (Monday to Friday)

Location: Cambridge

Salary: £18,000 to £21,000 per annum

Are you an organised person who loves working in an office? I have an exciting opportunity for you! My client in Cambridge is looking for an additional Facilities Assistant to join their friendly team to continue to ensure they deliver outstanding service to both internal and external clients.

The role:

This is a permanent position within the Facilities team. As a Facilities Assistant your working hours are Monday to Friday between 7:30am and 6:30pm on a weekly rota basis (7 hours per day). You will be reporting to the Facilities Team Leader and is responsible for answering questions and queries, ensuring that all staffs have access to a comprehensive and high-quality facilities service.

Facilities Assistant’s main duties:

  • Ensure all internal and external post is dealt with efficiently and effectively.

  • Collect from post points during the day and process collection including follow up mail with no identification.

  • Distribute incoming faxes to the relevant member of staff.

  • Set up meeting rooms, tables and chairs requirements.

  • Ensure equipment is available and set up correctly working prior to arranged meetings

  • Carry out floor captain duties such as stationery checks, internal meeting room checks, maintenance issues, accompanying contractors on site.

  • Support the reprographics function of the team with required tasks (photocopying documents and plans, collating/binding documents, printing plans and scanning text/pictures)

  • Assist in office/desk moves as required.

  • Ensure the office equipment and furniture is usable and liaise with internal colleagues to arrange repairs or replacement as necessary.

  • On Occasions, provide efficient reception cover.

  • Report building maintenance issues and areas of damage to the line manager.

  • Ensure relevant team database/records are accurate and up to date on a regular basis.

  • Carry out an active role during planned and unplanned fire drills and any emergency situations involving the whole office.

The ideal Facilities Assistant will have the following skills, experience and qualifications:

  • At least 4 GCSEs or equivalent at Grade 4 (formally C)

  • Previous experience of working in an office or customer service focused environment

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Excellent planning and organisation skills

  • Good written and verbal communication skills

  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.

  • Remains calm under pressure

  • Team Player

  • Able to offer flexibility with working hours

If you are interested in this Facilities Assistant position, please contact Katy Kong on or send your CV to . I’d love to hear from you!


Similar Jobs

Full Time
Full Time
Full Time
Full Time


This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Cookie Policy