As an excellent opportunity for you to build on your existing skills, you will provide general administrative support to the Geographical Group Managers – East and West. You will be based at Birstall Fire Station, however, you will be willing on occasions to travel to Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service sites within Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.
You will have experience of working with a high degree of accuracy, attention to detail and possess excellent communication skills. You will be required to minute take at a number of meetings within the support function and posses the ability to create positive working relationships with employees at all levels of the organisation.
You will be competent and experienced in the use of Microsoft Office, in particular, Microsoft Word and Excel sufficient to produce and format documents, manipulate spread sheets and produce tables/graphs.
The successful applicant will be required to work Monday to Friday, between the hours of 09:00 and 17:00. You will also be required on occasion to work outside of usual working hours to minute meetings, this will include evenings.
Closing Date: 17 January 2020
Test and Interview dates: 27-28 January 2020
Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service is committed to promoting equality, diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Furthermore, we want to create a work environment where everyone feels safe, can be themselves and can perform their roles to the best of their abilities. We have signed up with a number of nationally recognised organisations that promote equality, diversity and inclusion and we are working with them to help us achieve our objectives. These organisations include:
• Employers Network for Equality and Inclusion (ENEI)
• Stonewall Diversity Champions and Workplace Equality Index (WEI)
• Department of Works and Pension’s Disability Confident scheme
• British Sign Language Charter
• Asians in the Fire Service Association (AFSA)