Business Assistant - Northumberland

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.
Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
West Sleekburn, Northumberland
Dates that interviews will take place
to be confirmed
Up to £25,440 plus bonus and excellent benefits
Summary of vacancy

Are you interested in working on major contracts? Are you an experienced in handling data, KPI reporting and working with numbers?

Are you interested in joining an established team in Northumberland helping to create a greener UK? SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is looking for a Business Assistant, a key position, to work alongside our managers and supervisors in Northumberland.

As a Business Assistant at SUEZ recycling and recovery UK, you’ll be contributing to a waste management company that’s helping customers reduce their impact on the environment and conserve natural resources.

About the role

What will I be doing?

Reporting to the Regional Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Production and distribution of reports and data submissions for internal and external customers.
  • Data management, with a particular focus on ensuring and maintaining accuracy.
  • Financial support, working closely with a wide range of internal departments.
  • Providing an initial point of contact for all customers, to ensure that the existing high level of customer service is maintained and improved where necessary.
  • Collating KPI reports to monitor production and contract performance.
  • Assisting with the administration of SUEZ local authority contracts.
  • Supporting all operational sites with weighbridge contract management,
  • Assisting in the resolution of queries from key clients and third party customers.

What are the requirements?

  • You must be able to demonstrate that they are capable of working to deadlines and structuring workloads for themselves.  
  • You must have strong communication skills and the ability to liaise with other teams within SUEZ. 
  • Experience of understanding internal and external customer requirements is essential. 
  • A track record within the resource management or waste industry is desirable but not essential.
  • You must be able to demonstrate a high level of IT skills including data manipulation and report generation plus the usual word, excel and powerpoint skills. Ability to transfer these IT skills to bespoke resource management specific software packages is also essential.
  • You will be required to have a full UK driving licence as travel throughout the North to various site locations will be essential.
  • We welcome applications from new graduates and applicants interested in CPD or working towards a professional environmental qualification.

Who we are

SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is a forward-thinking company recognised as one of the top places in the UK to work. We are proud of the fantastic opportunities for personal growth and development we offer our people. As we continue to develop and grow, you can play an important part in the essential work we are doing to make businesses and communities more sustainable.

Working at SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is not like most jobs – it means striving to secure our planet’s resources and being part of the resource revolution. By joining us, you will help to safeguard the environment and the public through essential waste and water management services, contribute to the sustainable development of communities, businesses and regions, and promote the emerging low-carbon circular economy.

With a raft of benefits, family-friendly policies and excellent remuneration packages, there’s never been a better time to join SUEZ recycling and recovery UK. A friendly and supportive place that you will love to work in, we believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success. If you share our thinking – and have the qualities we’re looking for – you could play a big part in our dedicated team.

To find out more or apply, please complete the application form and attach your CV.

*No agencies please*

Job Description
Closing Date
This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.