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PA & Project Support Officer
  • Employer: Surrey County Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/24998/11075
  • Published: Fri 06/11/2020, 9:24 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 22/11/2020, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 14.4 hours per week
  • Salary: £11,056 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Reigate

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PA & Project Support Officer

The PA & Business Support Team provides support across Surrey County Council’s Community Protection Group, which is responsible for key services across the county including: Fire & Rescue, Trading Standards and Emergency Planning.

We are looking to recruit to the position of PA and Project Support Officer to support the Senior Leadership Team of Surrey Fire and Rescue. This role forms part of a job share post, covering Thursday and Friday for 14.40 hours per week.

The salary is £11,056 per annum pro-rata to £27,641. Your main work base location is currently Surrey Fire & Rescue Headquarters, 70 Wray Park Road, Reigate. However our service will be relocating to Woodhatch, Cockshot Hill in Reigate in early 2021. Agile and flexible working is welcomed and supported; we care about the job you do, not where you do it!

In this varied role you will be providing PA support, with day to day tasks that will include (but not limited to) inbox and diary management for the Senior Leadership Team, prioritising appointments, responding to and resolving enquiries, minute taking and record keeping, organising events, high quality research and analysis, preparing reports and presentations as well as administration and project support when required.

Previous experience of providing high level PA support is essential. You will have a proven track record of working successfully to deliver complex tasks through multiple strands of work - this position will require strong planning and organisational skills.

To be shortlisted for interview for this position, your CV and personal statement should clearly evidence the following:

  • Experience of diary management and administration at a high level
  • Minute taking and record keeping
  • Customer focus and able to build strong relationships with senior people both internally and externally
  • Meeting and event planning
  • High level presentation skills and experience

For more information, please see the full job description attached at the bottom of this page

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For an informal discussion please contact Elizabeth Lacey on 07855 125199 or by e-mail at We look forward to receiving your application. 

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The job advert closes at 23:59 on 22nd November. Interviews will take place the week commencing 7th December 2020.

From flexible working to job sharing (where possible) we are committed to providing a healthy work life balance. A laptop and mobile will be supplied if applicable to your role. You will benefit from 26 days annual leave, rising to 28 days after 2 years’ service, a generous local government salary related pension, as well as the option to join our car lease scheme. For more information about the wide variety of benefits you can take advantage of please visit MyBenefits for Surrey County Council staff.

Surrey County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  We want to be an inclusive and diverse employer of first choice reflecting the community we serve and particularly welcome applications from all under represented groups

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