Administrator

Admin

Do you fancy Adventure and Admin?

The Administrator supports the rest of the senior staff team and is involved in the day-to-day administration of the centre. This includes running the centre office and operating the centers financial and personnel systems i.e. petty cash, credit accounts, cheque expenditure, budget control, staff wages, training and monitoring records and personnel records.

We are now recruiting Administrators for our following adventure activity centres:

  • Hauteville Sur Mer (Normandy, Northern France) – High level of French required
  • Savane (Ardeche, Southern France) - Assistant Administrator, good level of French required
  • Ardres (Opal Coast, North France) - High level of French required
  • Cala Llevado (Costa Brava, Spain) - High level of Spanish required
  • Brecon (Wales) 

What we’re looking for…

If you have office-based experience and are looking for a change from the 9 to 5 or if you enjoy the outdoors life and have proven admin skills this could be just what you are looking for! Working at our centre will be a valuable experience; not only is it a job, but a lifestyle choice. You’ll make great new friends, live in a new place for the summer and have the opportunity to participate in fantastic adventure activities! We are looking for people with:

  • The ability to communicate in the relevant language if working at one of our overseas centres
  • IT skills; good knowledge of Excel, Word, Outlook and spreadsheets
  • A meticulous & organised approach to finance, money handling & admin
  • A “can-do” attitude and flexibility in all aspects of centre life and work
  • Customer service focused skills
  • Full UK driving licence
  • 21 years+ for senior positions
  • Ideally available for an immediate start and able to work the full season until the end of August

Why work for Acorn?

On top of the rewarding opportunity to help keep a busy and dynamic centre running smoothly so our guests of all ages overcome fears and try new, exciting things, we can offer you:

  • A competitive seasonal package with 3 meals a day and accommodation included
  • The use of facilities and equipment in free time
  • Opportunities to complete training and NGB qualifications
  • Personal development and progression – we love to promote from within!
  • The experience of a lifetime, working in beautiful locations making lifelong friends

All applicants must be at least 18 yrs old and have a UK/EU passport, UK residential address, a permanent UK National Insurance number and a UK bank account. We will be unable to take your application further before they have been obtained. We are unable to apply for a work visa/permit on behalf of an applicant. A current Enhanced DBS Check or overseas equivalent is required for successful applicants.

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