Customer Service Co-Ordinator/Admin

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Customer Service Co-Ordinator/Admin
Exeter, Devon
Contract / Temporary

Exeter 5248738

Posted: 9th May 2024 08:51
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  • Pay Rate:

    £13.69 per hour PAYE

  • Hours per Week:

    37 Monday – Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm

  • This opening assignment is for 2 months

  • Exeter, Devon,

    EX1 1JN

What's involved with this role:

Temporary Customer Service Co-Ordinator/Admin 

Job Ref: Exeter 5248738

Pay Rate: £13.69 per hour PAYE

Hours per week: 37 Monday – Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm

Role Length: This opening assignment is for 2 months

City: Exeter, Devon

The purpose of the role is to ensure that records and GPS locations are up to date and that Statutory and business data is collated and maintained. Assist in the development of GIS systems. Provide the first point of contact for public enquiries regarding the services with particular emphasis on Allotments and to provide general administrative and customer enquiry support for all Public Realm services.

Key responsibilities:

  • Enable members of the public and service users to access and engage with services across Public Realm.


  • Provide an effective response to enquiries received by email, phone, correspondence and personal contact and to promote good practice and a positive customer outcome.
  • Assist in the maintenance of records including (but not exclusively) interments, assets, allotment sites, tenancy/ licence details, waiting lists, vessel movements, arboricultural assets and GIS asset data.
  • Lead on the administration and assist in the delivery of the allotment service and administration of arboricultural assets.
  • Together with the other Customer Service Co-ordinators ensure the effective administration and delivery of Business and Commercial Operations including Allotments, Bereavement Services, Car Parking, Engineering and PR Assets.
  • Maintain records and data collection and prepare reports for service managers regarding service demand and response.
  • Invoice customers and order equipment and supplies as required, monitor the debtor system and coordinate action for debt recovery.
  • Attend site meetings where required.
  • Assist in the development, review and maintenance of the full range of administrative systems. A particular emphasis will be placed upon asset records and mapping.
  • Undertake such other duties, as required, commensurate with the grade of the post.


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Other “Essential Requirements” – Please check to ensure that your CV addresses the following items:

Unless the DBS requirement stated above is for a Basic Disclosure, your DBS must be either through us or be accompanied by a subscription to the DBS updating service.



  1. 5 GCSE grades A-C or equivalent including Maths and English.


Skills & Experience:

  1. Minimum of 12 months recent experience in a similar role or context and ideally within a public sector.
  2. Experience of providing a frontline customer support services.
  3. Experience of supporting customers to make applications, financial transactions etc.
  4. Experience of resolving customer enquiries and delivering positive customer outcomes.
  5. Experience of maintaining records and reporting data.
  6. Experience of financial systems, purchasing, invoicing and debt recovery.
  7. Ability to use a range of office software to administer transactional services.
  8. Experience of (or the ability to be trained to have) sufficient knowledge of arboriculture to identify trees by description and be aware of their basic growth habits.
  9. Understanding of the range of Public Realm services including leisure, play, sport and recreation, cleansing, allotments, bereavement, harbour, parking, trees, grounds maintenance or facilities maintenance services.
  10. Must be IT literate and have good keyboard skills in order to operate relevant computer packages including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook to provide an efficient service.





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Customer Service Co-Ordinator/Admin
Client Category: Local Authority

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