Operations Secretary (F&B and Retail)

Location: Head Office - Nottinghamshire

Hours of Work: Full-time

Salary/Hourly Rate: Circa £20,000 per annum

Contract Type: Head Office

Transport Provided: No

Closing date: 23 October 2018

Operations Secretary (F&B and Retail)

We’re a thriving team passionate about working together to deliver excellence, all in a natural forest environment.

Join the UK’s number one short break destination. We are proud to have more than 7,000 team members across five Center Parcs Villages and Head Office, working to create memorable experiences for families in beautiful forest locations. 


  • Annual profit share/management bonus
  • Staff Reward Scheme
  • Free use of leisure facilities
  • Discounted Center Parcs breaks
  • 20% discount in restaurant and retail outlets


This is an exciting opportunity to join our busy Head Office team as Operations Secretary. 

In this role, you will provide secretarial and administrative support to the Head Office F&B and Retail Team. You will support all aspects of the Food & Beverage and Retail Head Office function in the successfully delivery of the menu road map and key strategic objectives for the team.

Other responsibilities will include typing, maintaining busy diaries, planning and organising meetings, taking actions and minutes of meetings and co-ordinating / organising travel and accommodation.

Previous experience of working as a Secretary to senior management level is essential for this role. The successful candidate will have excellent verbal and written communication skills, a friendly and proactive approach and the ability to work on their own initiative and without close supervision.


You will be contracted to work 150 hours per 4 week period (37.5 hours per week). Normal Head Office opening hours are 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday.


Essential requirements: 

  • Experience as working as a Secretary to Senior Management level
  • GCSE English, Grade C or equivalent
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Good communication and organisational skills
  • Confidentiality
  • The ability to work on your own initiative and without close supervision

Closing date: 23 October 2018 at 12 Noon 

1st Interviews to be held: 31 October and 2 November 2018 

Please note this vacancy may close at any time once sufficient applications have been received. Early submission of your application is therefore encouraged. 

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