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Team Support Officer

Team Support Officer

Salary: £24,014 per annum (Grade 9)

Monday to Friday

9am – 5pm

35 hours per week

Based in Gravesend, Kent

The PLA is a self-financing Statutory Authority with responsibility for running the UK’s premier port, maintaining the safety of navigation throughout its limits and for the conservancy of 150 km. of the tidal River Thames.

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic administrator to provide support to the Harbour Master’s department. Experience in office administration or a team support role is essential. Applicants must also have a proactive approach, will be able to demonstrate excellent organisational skills and excellent verbal and written communication. They will also possess the ability to prioritise competing demands of the team.

The successful candidate will be responsible for diary management, minute taking, preparing written reports and dealing with internal and external enquiries so a polite and helpful attitude is essential.

You will be educated to A-level standard (or equivalent), with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office. As well as having good interpersonal skills, you will have a flexible and adaptable approach to work, and be able to work under your own initiative in a methodical manner.

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The Authority offers a competitive benefits package, including a contributory pension scheme and 28 days annual leave.

To apply, please complete an application form available from www.pla.co.uk and return it before the closing date of Friday 6th May 2016.

Interviews will take place on Friday 20th May 2016.