DMWS – Administration Assistant


Location: Andover
Contract: Permanent full-time 35 hours weekly
Salary: £21,000-£22,000 (depending on experience)
Closing date: 17/10/2023

Defence Medical Welfare Service is looking to hire an Administration Assistant to join the business support team at Headquarters in Andover. This is an exciting office-based role providing general administration and support to a wider staff in a friendly environment. The objective is to provide an efficient and accessible administration support in the smooth running and effective management of DMWS.

If you have great organisational skills and enjoy being part of a team while taking initiative, then this could be a good opportunity. As an Administration Assistant, you will be part of a supportive team providing core assistance and support to staff.

The role requires a positive attitude with a can-do approach and the ability to confidently adapt to changing situations. The Administration Assistant will have experience in prioritising tasks and enjoying variety in their work. As a member of the HQ team, you will often be the first point of contact for the whole organisation. You will build positive relationships and effective communications with both internal and external stakeholders that contribute to establishing and maintaining a well-organised support service.

For more information on the position please read our Admin Assistant job description.

• 30 days leave plus bank holidays calculated pro-rata
• Mileage paid between locations (45p per mile)
• Enhanced sick pay
• Up to 6% matched pension contributions
• Death in service benefits
• Great training opportunities
• £25 contribution towards eye tests and a contribution of £50 towards glasses. (As long as they are only needed for DSE use and not otherwise needed on a standard prescription).
• Enhanced maternity / paternity / adoption family friendly benefits including shared parental leave
• Access to Smarthealth with a 24/7 virtual GP Service

Applications close on 17 October 2023

To apply please submit a CV and covering letter explaining why you would be a good fit for the role. Please remember to click on ‘upload’ otherwise we may not receive your attachments. Applicants must hold full UK Driving Licence.

Applications will be actively reviewed on receipt. DMWS reserve the right to close the application process early.

Apply here.

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