Spire Technical Administrator


Posted on: Monday 7 August 2023 | Spire

West Norwich

21 hours pw – Up to £13,200 (pro rata of £22,000) pa

This is an exciting time to join the Spire team as we have plans to expand the services on offer and grow not only the core business but actively pursue external clients from all sectors. At Spire we focus on delivering high profile customer focussed projects that need to be delivered on time, within budget and fulfil the needs of our diverse client portfolio.

We need someone to assist the team with back-office support. This will involve assisting with the administration of and record keeping of the work of the team, which includes such things as, feasibility studies, planning applications, drawings, specifications, and schedules of works etc.

Spire, in the main, deals with capital projects generally associated with either, church and non-church schools, parochial church councils and parish councils. The majority of projects include educational building extensions, repairs refurbishment and alterations, design-work and feasibility studies and heritage buildings including churches, Heritage Lottery Fund applications including work around community engagement.

Essential Requirements

Good organisational skills and an eye for detail

Ability to manage your own time, work to and meet tight deadlines

Analytically minded, with strong problem-solving skills

Good interpersonal and communication skills, both written and oral

Excellent numerical and literacy skills with a strong working knowledge of Microsoft office, Excel, Work, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Project.

It would be an advantage if you have experience in working in the Education, Housing, Commercial, Heritage and Ecclesiastical sectors and knowledge of heritage buildings and an understanding of Ecclesiastical Exemption legislation and listed buildings.

In return you will also receive a range of competitive benefits.  This includes pro rata of 25 days holiday, increasing to 28 with service, plus pro rata Bank Holidays and fixed leave at Christmas.  The office benefits from free, ample staff car parking and is situated close to the A47 arterial route through Norfolk.

Application form and full job description can be downloaded from links below.

If you are interested, please send completed application forms to ue@qvbprfrbsabejvpu.bet

 Closing date 6 September

 Interviews will be held on Monday 11 September 2023

The successful applicant will be subject to a basic DBS (criminal record) check and will be expected to undergo relevant safeguarding training.

Closing date: 12:00 pm Wednesday 6 September 2023

Interviews: Monday 11 September 2023

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