15ten15 Sedgefield, Stockton-on-Tees TS21, UK
26 Feb, 2019
WHO ARE WE? 15ten15 are recruiting on behalf of a research and manufacturing company based in Sedgefield. Our client is seeking a capable and resourceful Office Manager to provide close support to the R&D operations and the Directors. WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR To support the growth in the company's resources whilst also: Having the experience of working in in a dynamic and fast paced office environment, taking on the management of small projects and being comfortable talking to clients or customers both on email and over the phone is crucial. This is an extremely varied role supporting finance, purchasing, HR, business development, marketing, tech R&D and customer service whilst also ensuring the smooth day to day running of the office. Candidates should be highly motivated, pro-active and willing to support all aspects of the company's business. They will have excellent inter-personal skills; be flexible and adaptable; be able to work under pressure and be able to manage their own workload as well as working as part of our team The successful applicant will work closely with our founding team, business advisors, and our collaborators in academia and industry. THE IDEAL CANDIDATE Required Candidate Qualifications/ Experience: Bookkeeping experience - a full or part accounting qualification would be beneficial, and experience of using an accounting package (Xero or Sage) Ideally 3 years office supervisory/ management experience Experience of communicating with customers, suppliers and senior managers Experience of using social media for marketing (linked-in, twitter, updating company website) would be helpful Strong IT skills including Microsoft Office Packages WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU? Our client offers a competitive salary and pension depending upon experience.