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About the role

In this key role you will provide a professional and confidential administrative service to the Centre for Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) Health based at the Leicester Diabetes Centre.

This role includes data entry, organisation of databases, diary management, minute taking, accurate record keeping, coordinating and organising meetings, research and community events.   You will assist in the day-to-day running of the centre providing administrative support to a high standard. Delivering a timely high quality service by taking personal initiative and responsibility to ensure that the centre is running smoothly. You will work closely with the BME Centre Managers and the wider team.

About you
To be successful in this role you will have either academic or vocational qualifications to NVQ 2/3 Level or equivalent with work experience in an administrative role. You'll be a strong communicator with excellent interpersonal skills, being able to work comfortably both in a team and independently. You will be able to work with minimal supervision, prioritising your own workload to deal with urgent tasks, while maintaining a high standard of accuracy and attention to detail. 
This position requires a willingness to travel to meetings and events within the East Midlands as needed, as well as a willingness to work out of hours at evenings and weekends as required in the role.
More information on the role and its responsibilities can be found in the Job Summary Form. 
Additional information

Informal enquiries regarding this opportunity are welcome and should be made to Carol Akroyd on carol.akroyd@uhl-tr.nhs.uk.

Leicester is a leading University committed to international excellence, world-changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching. We are strongly committed to inclusivity, promoting equality and celebrating diversity among our staff. Located in the heart of the UK, you will have the opportunity to progress your career in a supportive and varied environment that values hard work and recognises individual achievement. 

In return for your hard work, we offer a working environment that is committed to inclusivity, through promoting equality and valuing diversity. We offer a competitive salary package with excellent pension scheme and a generous annual leave allowance. Located close to Leicester city centre, our award winning campus benefits from a wide range of cafes, a fully equipped sports centre and nursery facilities. Further information regarding our extensive range of staff benefits is available here