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The HR and Administration Industry provides services which lead to the running of a business on a day to day basis, supporting staff in training, customer service and recruitment.

This industry is made up of a variety of jobs that will be suitable for a wide range of individuals at all educational levels. Within this industry there is opportunity to start at an entry level and work your way up, begin as an apprentice or come in at a graduate level. The variety within this industry means that there is a broad spectrum of roles to suit most people and their situations.

Some examples of roles within this industry are HR advisers, business support officers, recruitment consultants, customer service advisors, call handlers to name a few.

The HR and administration industry is becoming more prominent, with more recruitment agencies, HR firms and customer service business surfacing, this industry is coming into its own.

However, many companies continue to have their own integrated HR and administration services, therefore, if you want to work within this industry you can do so in a direct and indirect way. To work directly in this industry would be to work for a HR firm or a recruitment agency and to indirectly work within this industry would be to work for a company which deals with their own HR and administration but may be aligned to another employment industry such as Energy or Construction.

Within this industry there are a number of sub sectors which more accurately describe the activities which employees undertake, look into the sectors further please look at the section pages to find out more information.

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Revenues Officer (Council Tax & Business Rates)
Closing Date:
10th February 2019
Salary:
£18,028 – £23,122
Location:
Thetford, Norfolk
Be part of a team maintaining the Business Rates register, applying appropriate reductions and collecting unpaid rates.
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Apprentice Receptionist/Admin Clerk : The Mayflower Medical Centre
Closing Date:
1st March 2019
Salary:
£148.00 p/w
Location:
Harwich, Suffolk
This is a role offering assistance to the practice team, patients and other visitors both in person and by phone. A variety of administrative duties to assist in the smooth running of the practice, alongside facilitating effective communication between patient...
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Helpdesk Apprentice OSIRIS TECHNOLOGIES LTD
Closing Date:
31st January 2019
Salary:
£138.75 p/w
Location:
Norwich, Norfolk
Osiris Technologies are looking for a Helpdesk Apprentice to join their team and assist with general enquiries and logging IT queries. Within this role you will provide excellent customer service whilst handling inbound calls and recording hardware and softwar...
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Administrative Assistant Ref:453991mil
Closing Date:
29th January 2019
Salary:
£10.06 per hour
Location:
RAF Mildenhall, Suffolk
The primary purpose of this position is to perform various administrative and clerical duties in support of the Operations Group at RAF Mildenhall. You will serve as the point of contact and subject matter expert for administrative support programs to include...
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Administration Apprentice (16 - 19 year olds)
Closing Date:
31st January 2019
Salary:
£3.70 p/h
Location:
Ipswich, Suffolk
At Orwell we have an inclusive culture and are absolutely passionate about our people. We are a Sunday Times Top 100 employer and a silver standard Investors in People accredited organisation. Our values include fairness, approachability, integrity, respectful...
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Custodial Worker Leader Ref448647mil
Closing Date:
25th January 2019
Salary:
£ 8.74 (24 years and under)
Location:
RAF Mildenhall, Suffolk
The purpose of this position is to perform tasks in cleaning and maintaining transient facilities within RAF Mildenhall and leading three or more other custodial workers in their duties. You will distribute and balance workload among employees. Observe work in...
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