An opportunity has arisen within the Client Services team for a proactive, self-motivated and highly organised individual to join our team in a fixed term maternity cover role.
The Client Services team are a central point in the operations of Surrey Sports Park and work closely with all other departments to facilitate student and community sport activity, member programmes, elite teams and athletes and major events.
The post-holder will provide high quality communications and administrative support to the clients and the relevant teams within Surrey Sports Park. They will be expected to build effective working relationships within the teams, with colleagues and with external partners. The successful candidate will be expected to take informed operational decisions and actively identify opportunities for communications and new business.
The successful candidate should be educated to degree level and have relevant experience in implementing administration strategies, managing external partners and the handling of data. In addition, the post holder will be able to demonstrate excellent organisational and communication skills, along with adaptability, attention to detail, openness to change and personal motivation in all aspects of their work.
Surrey Sports Park is at the heart of sport and physical activity in Surrey, and our mission is to deliver the best possible sport, health and wellbeing experience to our University of Surrey students and to the wider SSP community. We provide strategic added value to the University by delivering an outstanding student experience through social and competitive sport and providing an excellent environment for wellness and fitness for Surrey staff and students, and our community impact is significant both culturally and physically. The team is passionate and high performing, and the business model requires us to deliver a self-sustaining, well managed and customer service focused business.
The Client Services Team manages all facility, activity and events bookings within Surrey Sports Park. The key areas of focus are student and community sport activity, member programmes, elite teams and athletes and major events.
Reporting to the Client Services Manager and working within a small team, the role provides a service to all internal business areas and account management to a range of external clients.
This document is not designed to be a list of all tasks undertaken but an outline record of the main responsibilities (5 to 8 maximum) and should be read in conjunction with the accompanying Job Purpose.
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If you would like to discuss this role further please contact Duncan Ross at [email protected]
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