Administrative Support Officer (ASO) -12 Month Fixed Term Contract/Secondment Opportunity

Business Support, South East Regional Organised Crime Unit (SEROCU)
TVP Broad Band 3F
Circa £23,243 per annum. Progression based on performance
Full Time
Secondment/Fixed Term Contract

We are looking for a dynamic Administrative Officer to join our Regional Organised Crime Unit (SEROCU), to provide a comprehensive, flexible administrative support service and confidential secretarial services.

You will be IT literate and have proven significant professional administrative experience, with excellent attention to detail. You will have experience of undertaking a wide range of duties to include managing requisitions and utilising systems to raise orders, ensuring customer requirements are achieved within financial constraints. Be proactive in the development of processes to meet the business need with excellent organisational skills.

You will be a confident communicator, with an aptitude to deal with various levels of internal and external customers, with the ability to work to deadlines, manage a substantial workload and problem solve with minimum supervision.

You will manage Senior Leadership Team (SLT) diaries to ensure effective timetabling and co-ordination of activities. You will prepare files and other papers for meetings, review actions, obtain background papers and other appropriate information; attend meetings, taking accurate and often confidential minutes, then prepare and distribute them.

On occasions this role may be required to travel to various locations across the South East Region for business purposes. You will be asked to demonstrate flexibility regarding working hours in line with operational requirements. Due to the role requirements, it is essential that the post holder be prepared to be security cleared to enhanced level. In line with Section 82(2) to (4) of the Police Reform Act (2002), candidates who fail to hold, acquire or maintain this vetting level cannot be offered the post.

The closing date for enquiries and receipt of completed applications is 23:55hrs on Sunday 23rd June 2019.

For further information please email or telephone 01865 555839 quoting the Job Reference 15855.

CTP SE and SEROCU are committed to becoming the most diverse team in the South East. We encourage interest and applications from candidates of all backgrounds and particularly welcome applications from female and BAME (black, Asian and minority ethic) candidates to enable us to truly reflect the communities we serve.



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All posts require a level of Police Vetting as per the National Vetting Code of Practice. The residency requirement is necessary to enable all applicants to be checked in an equitable manner. Thames Valley Police will allow applicants to apply who do not necessarily reach the criteria as long as they have proven UK residency and supporting evidence where necessary. Applications will be considered on a case by case basis.

Thames Valley Police serves diverse communities; to truly reflect this, we are keen to recruit people from Black, Asian and other minority backgrounds. We value the knowledge and experiences that individuals bring from different cultures and welcome any contributions that can enhance the services we deliver to the public.

We believe in investing in all of our people, and run tailored Positive Action Initiatives to support our colleagues from underrepresented backgrounds in their personal and professional development, ensuring everyone has a level playing field to succeed, progress and feel fulfilled in their careers.

We will consider applications from flexible workers and look for job share opportunities where possible.

This opportunity is closed to applications.