Current vacancies

Administration Assistant (Trees)

Contract duration: Permanent
Salary: £17,403 - £19,546 pro-rata per annum
Location: Lymington, Hampshire
Closing Date: Tuesday 26 September 2017

30 hours per week

The New Forest National Park Authority is responsible for conserving and enhancing the natural beauty, wildlife and cultural heritage of the New Forest and for promoting opportunities for the understanding and enjoyment of its special qualities by the public.

The Authority's busy Tree team provides the frontline service that safeguards protected trees within the whole of the New Forest and it issues more than 1500 tree work decisions and 50 Tree Preservation Orders each year.

We are looking for an efficient and well-organised individual to provide the team with administrative support that will include responding to enquiries and inputting and maintaining information relating to tree works applications and Tree Preservation Orders documentation.

You will play an important part in helping the team deliver its objectives and provide the highest standards of customer service within a busy and enjoyable working environment. You will therefore:

  • be well versed in IT systems;
  • possess excellent communication, interpersonal and customer service skills;
  • have good attention to detail;
  • have excellent organisational and time management skills;
  • be a positive team player.

To apply for this role, please complete and return the application form using the links below. CVs are not accepted.

Closing date:   2pm on 26 September 2017
Interviews:     18 October 2017


For queries please email recruit@newforestnpa.gov.uk or call 01590 646649.

Important information

Please download and read the following information before proceeding with your application:

Job application pack

Job description and person specification

Application form

Equal opportunities form

New Forest National Park Authority is an equal opportunities employer.

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