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We have an opportunity for an exceptionally organised and self-motivated individual to take over the role of Part-time Office Administrator/Manager. This is a very varied role, but the overall responsibility will be to make sure that office standards are maintained and adhered to.

Responsibilities will include

  • Ensure that all health and safety measures are in place and maintained, including annual H&S reviews, DSE assessments, first aid equipment etc.
  • Ensure that all fire safety measures are in place and maintained, including evacuation plans, Personal Evacuation Plans (PEPs), coordinating and chairing the fire warden meetings and training documents etc.
  • Ordering and maintaining stock levels of office equipment and kitchen supplies including stationery, paper and ink, tea, coffee and milk etc.
  • Coordinate office/departmental move arounds in the office, liaising with the IT department to ensure that all required resources are in place for each desk/area.
  • Coordinate the overall maintenance of the office including cleaning contracts, electrical and lighting tests, water coolers, blinds.
  • Ensure that employees are adhering to office standards and that health and safety issues are reported/addressed immediately.
  • Attend and represent Glide at the building’s quarterly tenant meeting with the building manager, supporting with any actions as required.
  • Monitor the reception desk, signing in guests and receiving parcels.
  • Ensure post is franked and delivered to the post room daily.
  • Support the People Forum with coordinating and arranging employee engagement activities.
  • Support the Human Resources Manager with general admin duties as and when required, including the coordination of background checks, right to work checks.
  • Administration of the eye-care voucher scheme.
  • Coordination of company fleet cars, car parking passes etc.

Who we're looking for

The role would suit someone with previous office administration/reception experience. As this is a varied role, we're looking for someone who is willing to get stuck in and really own the standards of the office and instil these in others.

  • Autonomy to work independently, managing and prioritising multiple tasks whilst unsupervised, ensuring that routine tasks and processes are completed (essential)
  • Ability to instil standards in others and to be able to manage situations where standards or processes are not being met (essential)
  • Fantastic customer service skills (essential)
  • Demonstrate a good ability to follow processes as well as identify opportunities for improvement (essential)
  • Good understanding of Microsoft packages, including MS Word and Excel (essential)
  • Experience dealing with office suppliers (highly desirable)
  • Basic understanding of Human Resources processes (desirable)
  • Ability to adhere to company processes, guidelines and policies
  • Strong attention to detail

Working at Glide

The Glide group has offices all over the country, including Bristol, Birmingham and Coventry. We’re a family that cares about each other and that doesn’t just mean we ask people how their day is going, it means that whether it’s a personal or professional goal, we’re committed to helping people get to where they want to be. We routinely ensure Gliders are objective setting and thinking about their development, and you shouldn’t be surprised if our directors want to know what yours are.

Here at Glide, we believe in hard work in an informal atmosphere that encourages our people to express their ideas. Not only do we have dedicated channels for people to express their suggestions for improvement, in our latest employee satisfaction survey 98% of our employees told us that they feel empowered to make decisions that impact their role. It’s something we’re proud of.

Our adventures

Being a Glider isn't simply clocking in and clocking out. We're a highly creative and social bunch that spends as much time together outside of the office as we do at our desks. Whether it’s after work socials, our legendary away days or the exclusive annual Glide summer party, a Glider is always looking for an adventure and seeing what the world has to offer.


This is a part-time opportunity with a requirement to work Monday to Friday; however there is a degree of flexibility with the hours worked. (20-25 hours per week)


  • Office Administration: 1 year (Preferred)

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