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Administration and Office Support

Administration roles can vary widely depending on a business’ needs but both will give clerical and administrative support to the team or business assisting in smooth running of operations.

Most work involves both written and oral communication, word processing and typing, and requires relevant skills such as IT, organisational and presentation skills, as well as the ability to multi-task and work well under pressure.

Depending on the sector, the role will vary but you will need to use a variety of software, booking rooms and conference facilities, typing, managing and maintaining budgets, as well as invoicing, ordering and maintaining stationery and equipment, arranging travel and accommodation, organising and storing paperwork, documents and computer-based information, photocopying and printing various documents, arranging in-house and external events.