Careers | Trust Business Support Officer

Business Support Officer

Salary £18,000 - £24,000

Do you want to make a difference?  Are you an enthusiastic, motivated and committed individual with experience of providing business support in a busy office environment?  Do you believe in the power of sport and education?  If so then you may be the person we are looking for.  

Watford FC’s Community Sports and Education Trust (registered charity no: 1102239) is seeking to recruit an enthusiastic, motivated and committed individual to the role of Business Support Officer.  This is a full-time position. This post presents an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and hard-working individual to join our team, based at Watford FC’s Vicarage Road Stadium.

This role will be responsible for providing comprehensive office based support, ensuring that the Trust’s business support needs are met.  The job holder will also provide high level support to the leadership team and will work closely with them in implementing efficient and effective administration and quality assurance systems, processes and procedures.  The Business Support Officer will also be responsible for providing a high quality administrative service to the Trust’s customers.  The role will include working on matchday activities and seasonal events, as and when required.

The ideal candidate will have the following:

- At least two years’ experience of working in a busy office environment.
- Experience of implementing new systems and processes within an organisation.
- Excellent IT skills
- Experience of providing excellent customer service.
- Managing and maintaining databases.
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. 
- Experience of working under pressure, meeting deadlines and prioritising workload.

Applicants will need to have a flexible approach to work and be able to work some evenings and weekends.  In return for your dedication to this role we will support and develop the successful candidate.

You can download the job description and application form at watfordfccsetrust.com/Vacancies 

Please return your application to Rob.Clarke@watfordfc.com or by post to Rob Clarke, Head of Skills & Quality Assurance, Watford FC CSE Trust, Vicarage Road Stadium, Watford, Herts, WD18 0ER.  

Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Closing Date: Friday 1st September – 9am       
Interview Date: Friday 8th September

Watford FC’s Community Sports & Education Trust is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.  The necessary Disclosure and Barring Service check will apply to this post.     

First Team 26/08/2017

Highlights: Watford 0-0 Brighton