Senior Lead Administrator

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Senior Lead Administrator
BOLTON, Lancashire
Contract / Temporary

Bolton 0008 1DEF / 1

Posted: 2nd November 2023 12:29
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  • Pay Rate:

    £12.74 per hour PAYE

  • Hours per Week:

    37, Monday – Friday, 08:30 -17:00

  • This opening assignment is for 2-3 months

  • BOLTON, Lancashire,

    BL3 6HU

What's involved with this role:

Temporary Senior Lead Administrator – Children & Adult Services

Reference no:  Bolton 0008 1DEF / 1

Pay rate: £12.74 per hour PAYE

Hours per week: 37, Monday – Friday, 08:30 -17:00

This opening assignment is for 2-3 months

City: BOLTON, Lancashire

Office based role

Enhanced DBS required for this role

Minute taking skills and experience are essential for this role

A Senior Lead Administrator is required to assist with the delivery of Business Support and reception services within an integrated operational service environment across the Family Hubs in Bolton. To contribute to the management, development and implementation of Business Support services and manage and work effectively with other team members to contribute to improving the work of the team.

Key responsibilities:

  • Organise, manage and maintain the use of information systems and meet quality and performance standards.
  • Assist with the management of Business Support staff within an integrated service environment.
  • Plan, manage and develop your work to meet specified requirements and deadlines.
  • Record, store and supply information and communicate information using systems available.
  • Organise, support and maintain the use of information systems including data bases.
  • Be responsible for research, preparation and presentation of a range of documents from various sources to specified deadlines.
  • Organise, prepare and maintain documents for storage and archiving following Departmental and Council guidelines.
  • Manage and organise the monitoring, ordering and distributing of specified goods and services.
  • Attend meetings to take complex and intense notes/minutes and produce appropriate final documentation.
  • Transcribe and produce documents from recorded speech.
  • Organise and manage repairs to premises and equipment. Attend business meetings as required.


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If you are successful in securing this role, please note that for the entire duration of this contract, regardless of extension you will be working this role at the PAYE rate that has been advertised. For absolute clarity, we only work on a PAYE basis, rather than entertaining umbrella pay terms, we do not offer Ltd/umbrella or outside IR35 rates. If you wish to understand PAYE vs Umbrella more, please let us know and we can send you some additional information for clarity.

Please quote the Job Title & Vacancy Reference No. in your application, or we will be unable to match your CV to the role being applied for.

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


  • NVQ Administration Level 3.


Experience & Knowledge:

  • Minute taking skills and experience. 2 years’ experience of minute taking.
  • Experience at supervisory level.
  • Minimum of 12 months recent experience in a similar role or context and ideally within a public sector organisation.
  • Experience of using a range of computer software packages and systems.
  • Able to enter and retrieve information and produce complex documents using a range of systems and software.
  • An understanding of the services, relevant legislation/good practice provided by the Children’s & Adult Services Department


Skills & Abilities:

  • Ability to develop, implement and maintain quality administrative services to customers.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team and under own supervision using initiative.
  • Ability to plan, develop, organise and prioritise work to meet deadlines and changes in priority.
  • Ability to handle cash and be able to accurately record and monitor payments in line with financial procedures.
  • Ability to manage a team and be able to support and develop staff along with identifying training/development needs.
  • Expectation that work will be required outside normal hours from time to time. On occasions may be required to work across a number of locations.
  • Strong IT skills including Microsoft packages or equivalent (e.g. G Suite).


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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.


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Job Ref: Bolton 0008 1DEF / 1
Senior Lead Administrator
Client Category: Local Authority

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Senior Lead Administrator
Client Category: Local Authority

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