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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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Did You Know?
Over a third of Administrative and Secretarial workers are classed as working in the ‘public administration, education and health’ sector. The other sector that represents a large proportion of these workers is banking, finance and insurance.

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Administrator
Closing Date:
9th July 2021
Salary:
TBC
Location:
Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Employer Description Uson are a Bury St Edmunds based company and the global leak testing equipment and solutions provider for the medical device, automotive, industrial & packaging industries. Main Description We are looking to hire a person interested in a B...
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Web and Social Media Assistant
Closing Date:
2nd July 2021
Salary:
£12,500.00-£16,500.00 per year
Location:
Diss, Norfolk
We are looking for someone to help with administration, further development and promotion of our icanbea… careers website.
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2021 Safety, Health and Environment Administration Apprentice - Highways
Applications for this role are now closed
Closing Date:
20th June 2021
Location:
Ipswich
We are currently looking for a talented individual to join our team in the Suffolk region as a SHE Admin Apprentice.
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Apprentice Business Support Co Ordinator
Closing Date:
16th July 2021
Salary:
£11,933 per annum
Location:
Dereham
You will work towards a Level 3 Customer Service qualification gaining skills in direct customer support, including decision making and providing recommendations and advice for a positive customer experience.
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Degree Apprenticeship – Housing Policy and Practice
Applications for this role are now closed
Closing Date:
20th June 2021
Salary:
starting salary of £10,000 per annum
Location:
Locations are available across Norfolk and Suffolk
Looking for a new challenge? Want to earn while you learn? Our Bright Futures Programme could be for you.
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Website Copywriter Original Cottages - Norwich
Closing Date:
22nd June 2021
Salary:
£18,000 - £20,000
Location:
Reepham
This entry-level position will produce useful and interesting copy for our websites that best serves the intent of our users. This is a creative role, which suits somebody who is a great storyteller and has a definite flair for writing, albeit with the ability...
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