Bookings And Admin Assistant Jobs Vacancy at Chester Zoo Chester
Chester Zoo Chester urgently required following position for Bookings And Admin Assistant. Please read this job advertisement carefully before apply. There are some qualifications, experience and skills requirement that the employers require. Does your career history fit these requirements? Ensure you understand the role you are applying for and that it is suited to your skills and qualifications.
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Bookings And Admin Assistant Jobs Vacancy at Chester Zoo Chester Jobs Details:
We are Chester Zoo, and for over 80 years we’ve been a leading conservation and education charity, and an amazing, award-winning visitor attraction.
We’re also a team of passionate, talented, enthusiastic and expert people, doing everything we can to keep the zoo going, from feeding the animals to discovering new conservation ideas, and giving our 1.9 million visitors an inspirational day out. We work hard because we love animals, we care about nature, we love Chester Zoo and we want to be the best zoo in the world!
If you think you can help us to achieve that, then we’d love to hear from you.
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Bookings and Admin Assistant to join our busy team to ensure we have a consistent bookings service for education visits, as well as providing administrative support across Discovery and Learning. Our Bookings and Admin Assistant will take bookings for education visits via phone and email, as well as recommending suitable teaching sessions based on the group visiting.
Our Bookings and Admin Assistant will have:
- Experience of working in a busy call centre or office environment.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills, which will be necessary for email and telephone correspondence.
- Experience of working within a customer-focused environment.
- A good working knowledge of Microsoft Office packages, and be particularly skilled using electronic calendars, booking systems and databases.
- Excellent organisational skills, and be able to work well under pressure in a busy environment.
- A high attention to detail and be able to work to strict deadlines.
- Strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively under own initiative and as part of a team.
Previous experience working in a visitor attraction and with a practical understanding of the learning sector will be an advantage.
Hours of work are 22.5 hours per week working Monday to Friday during school term time.
Salary is £9,409.25 per annum based on a 22.5 hour week working Monday - Friday. In addition we offer a range of amazing benefits which can be found at https://www.chesterzoo.org/footer/careers/working-at-chester-zoo.
To apply for this position, please go to https://www.chesterzoo.org/footer/careers and click apply now to provide your current CV and complete the application form highlighting your skills and experience including why you believe you should be considered for our Bookings and Admin role and the date you would be available to start.
Closing date for applications is 28th October 2018.