Trainee Administrator Jobs 

Trainee administrator jobs work on computers to produce neat and accurate text documents. In addition to typing/word processing for reports and letters, they are responsible for a range of other tasks. Trainee administrator jobs tasks vary depending on the level of responsibility and the type of employer, but are likely to include the office junior being responsible for stationery stocks and office equipment, welcoming visitors and arranging refreshments, answering the telephone and managing post and email, maintaining filing systems, both manual and electronic.

Trainee administrator jobs can be challenging and varied.

Trainee administrator jobs work standard office hours, from Monday to Friday.  Flexitime and shift work is also possible with some employers. Temporary contracts are common and often lead to permanent employment.

Trainee administrator jobs salaries range from around £7,000 to £10,000 a year.

Trainee administrator jobs need to be good communicators with excellent interpersonal skills, accurate in their work, with a good understanding of grammar and spelling, good at working in a team, able to meet deadlines and work under pressure, discrete when handling sensitive information, interested in business. 

Most legal firms employ trainee administrator support staff, so jobs are widely available across the UK.

There are no formal entry requirements for trainee administrator jobs, although some employers may expect GCSEs/S grades (A-C/1-3) in English and administration. Good keyboard skills are essential and additional computer knowledge, particularly of Word.

Companies generally support personal development of trainee administrator jobs by offering a combination of in-house and external courses, and the opportunity to work closely with experienced members of staff. There is a wide range of vocational qualifications available in this area for office juniors.

There are good opportunities for trainee administrator jobs to progress to wider administrative or secretarial roles. Senior legal positions may also be available after specialised training. In some companies, it might be possible to move into a specialist area, such as conveyancing, court work or legal cashiering. 

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  1. Accounts Assistant

    Location: Glasgow City Centre

    Salary: £8.50 p/h

    Category: Admin/Secretarial/PA

    My client is seeking a temporary Accounts Assistant for their offices based in Glasgow city centre. This is an on-going temporary position and previous experience is essential. Salary is dependant on experience.

  2. Auto Typist

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: £8.00 p/h

    Category: Audio Typist

    My client is looking for an experienced auto typist to complete a temporary assignment. This role is based in the East End of Glasgow working Monday to Friday. 
    If you are interested please apply ASAP!
    Stafffinders are acting as an employment business in relation to this vacancy.

  3. Accounts Administrator

    Location: Bellshill

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Admin/Secretarial/PA

    Staffinders are currently recruiting for an experienced Accounts Administrator to join our client based in Bellshill.
    This is a full time temporary position.
    Duties Include:

    Sales Invoicing
    Purchase Invoicing
    Credit Control
    Processing Expenses
    General Admin Duties

    If you are interested in this position and match the above criteria, please apply ...

  4. Administrator

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: £8.25 p/h

    Category: Admin / Secretarial / PA

    My client is a long standing and highly respected learning and development organisation seeking a temporary Administrator to start immediately.
    Key duties will be:

    General administration duties
    Answering telephone
    Matching up supplier invoices for payment.
    Updating website
    Assisting at events

    This is a busy, varied role so previous administration experience ...

  5. Service Administrator

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: £8.50 p/h

    Category: Office Administrator

    My client is looking for a part time administrator for an on going temporary position commencing in January. You will be working Monday to Friday 25 hours per week. This position is based in Glasgow.
    This role will involve:

    Carrying out administrative processes and processes
    Inputting data accurately
    Possessing excellent ...

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