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Office Administrator - 6 hrs per week

Thursday, 18 October 2018 12:25

Chute Farm, Whipsnade Estate & Dunstable Downs Chute Farm, Whipsnade Estate & Dunstable Downs Barry Halton


CPRE Bedfordshire are looking to recruit a part-time Office Administrator who will provide administrative support to our busy charity, based in our Bedford office.

We are a small Bedfordshire based charity and a local branch of CPRE Campaign to Protect Rural England. We work to protect, promote and enhance our towns and countryside in Bedfordshire to make them better places to live, work and enjoy, and to ensure the countryside is protected for now and future generations.


As we are a membership charity, the role will also have responsibility to maintain and comply with GDPR guidelines regarding membership.


Duties to include:

• Responding to emails and sending out mailings to members
• Updating reports
• Booking meeting rooms
• Filing/ photocopying
• Assisting with organising events
• Answering telephone calls

Working 6 hours per week (ideally Mondays and Thursdays – flexible hours to suit)
£9 per hour. This post is initially a fixed term contract of 1 year.



• Proven administration experience essential with knowledge of current GDPR regulations 
• Excellent English skills - ability to write clear well-structured documents and emails
• Good knowledge of Microsoft office, able to create reports in Word
• Good accurate keyboard skills
• Attention to detail essential
• Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
• Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines set
• A self-motivated, reliable and resilient team-player


• Represent the charity in a professional and positive manner
• Work as an effective team member,able to both use own initiative and work within guidelines
• Comply with charity policies and procedures, including GDPR (training can be provided)
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Ensure good personal timekeeping / reliability
• Prioritise workload effectively and be able to work efficiently and accurately
• An interest in the local environment

Interested applicants should send a copy of their CV together with a covering letter addressed to Susan Walls, 5 Grove Place, Bedford MK40 3JJ or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

To discuss the position informally, please call 01234 353331 and speak to Susan Walls

Closing date Wednesday 6th February 2019

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