Clerical Officer, Drogheda (6-9 months)

Location Louth, Republic of Ireland
Job type Contract
Salary €24000 - €25000 per annum
Published about 1 month ago
Start date 6-9 months
Contact Sarah Healy
Job reference DN 0002580_1579267064

Job description

Customer Service/Clerical Officer | Public Services | 6-9 month contract

The Client: Located in Drogheda, Co. Louth, our client is a specialist provider of local and community services. They are seeking a suitably experienced candidate to join their team on a 6-9 month contract basis initially, however, there is a possibility that this role may extend, depending on business requirements.

The Role: As Customer Service Administrator/Clerical Officer, you will be required to support key functions for the front office. The key areas of responsibility will include:

  • Handling customer service queries in person as well as via phone/email
  • Handle appointment setting, liaising with customers to schedule appointments and follow up with all relative correspondence
  • Processing transactions in a public facing environment, logging payments and issuing receipts, reconciling records daily
  • Administration tasks such as managing filing system, audit support, database management, data entry
  • Provide support to senior management such as diary management, ordering of office supplies, inventory management and other ad hoc tasks as and when required

Contract: 6-9 months but may extend depending on business requirements. The working hours will be 9am-5pm Monday to Friday, 35 hours per week.


  • A minimum education requirement of 5 passes in the Leaving Certificate including a pass in Maths and English (Higher or Ordinary level only, Foundation level subjects will not apply)
  • At least 1-2 years customer service/administration experience required preferably in a customer facing environment
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in the use of MS Word and Excel
  • Accurate, high speed data entry skills and good typing skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Strong organisational skills and multi-tasking abilities

In Return:

  • Hourly pay rate of €12.47 per hour
  • Opportunity to apply for long-term/permanent positions internally
  • Convenient, central location

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