Client Services Administrator

Soil Association

£18,920 pa

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract 01179874577

Sectors: food, farming & horticulture

Closing date: Wednesday, 27th March 2019   4 days left

Contract: Full time, 12 months fixed term

About us 

Soil Association Certification is the UK's largest organic certification body, responsible for certifying over 70% of all organic products sold in the country. We certify organic food and farming, organic textiles and organic beauty products. Since 1973 our team has built up extensive practical experience and provide unrivalled support before, during and after certification. Please visit our website for more information about Soil Association Certification. 

About the opportunity

We are looking for a bright, hardworking and enthusiastic administrator to join our busy team. The role is varied and often challenging but provides a great learning experience in a friendly working environment. 

Your role 

Our administration team is responsible for a diverse range of tasks, as well as helping ensure our licensees receive excellent customer service. 

About you 

You will have considerable administrative experience within an office environment, preferably in a customer service role; it would also be beneficial to have experience of using databases and finance or accounting software.
Our Benefits 

We offer a range of financial and lifestyle benefits to all our employees, including:

  • 27 days annual holiday plus bank holidays increasing to 30 days 
  • Pension scheme with ethical investment options and employer contribution 
  • Free membership of the Soil Association and discounts on organic produce 
  • Volunteer days to give back to the local community or support green initiatives 
  • Family friendly policies, flexible working and childcare vouchers 
  • Cycle to work, Bristol Pound scheme 
  • Sociable and engaging workplace of professionals that share a passion for healthy, sustainable lifestyle and produce 

Important dates

Closing date for applications: 5pm Wednesday 27th March 2019

Interviews are expected to take place: 4/5th April 2019

To Apply

Please submit your CV and a covering letter, outlining your relevant skills and experience for the role, to Please make sure that the file names of the documents you attach contain your name (first name and surname). 

For more details or for a discussion about the role please contact Melanie Watts, Client Services Manager on 0117 987 4565 or email 

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