Administration Assistant – Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

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Administration Assistant – Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

Grade 5, £25,979 per annum pro rata

22.2 hours per week, Tuesday to Thursday


Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service are looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual to provide a wide range of administration support to the Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) Officer.

The role will support the EDI Officer by undertaking administration duties, research, statistical analysis, attending inclusion events, minute taking, preparing reports, policies and project work.  The role also involves contact with external agencies and suppliers. You must be able to work on multiple projects at one time requiring excellent time management skills, including co-ordinating the EDI officer diary.

The ideal candidate will be an excellent administrator, have an understanding of equality issues and be an effective communicator with the ability to support and adapt to change whilst working to deadlines.

You should possess a minimum of 3 GCSE passes A-C / 4 – 9 or equivalent including English Language and ideally have an NVQ level 2 or equivalent in business administration/secretarial or other related subject.

The post is located at Brigade Headquarters, Shrewsbury providing free car parking. A flexi time scheme is in operation to support work life balance, access to the Local Government Pension Scheme, Holiday entitlement of 24 days plus public holidays (pro rata) and a concessionary day. Training & Development opportunities also offered along with employee discount benefits for various high street shopping and entertainment.

For an informal discussion please contact Natalie Parkinson, EDI Officer on 01743 260236.

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