The Canal & River Trust is one of the UK’s largest charities, we maintain 2,000 miles of historic canals, rivers, docks and reservoirs, along with museums, archives and the country’s third largest collection of protected historic buildings – preserving them for future generations. Our waterways and attractions are exciting, vibrant places to work.
Reporting to and working alongside the commercial Duty Manager, excellent customer service is a core focus of this role, being the first point of contact for many visitors and creating that all important first impression.
This vacancy is 22.5 hours per week and is a temporary role until July 2019.
The successful candidate will demonstrate excellent organisational skills to enable them to adapt to the varied tasks involved in this role.
Skills & Experiences
Personal Attributes (demonstration of competence during Interview)
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• Excellent organisational skills
• Ability to work well under pressure during busy periods
• Ability to prioritise tasks and manage workload
• Attention to detail
• Strong team player who values and supports colleagues
• Ability to act on initiative
In addition to your annual salary, we can offer a competitive contributory DC Pension scheme arrangement, and numerous other employee benefits, including several salary sacrifice benefits.
We aim to represent the diverse communities we are part of and welcome applicants from across all sectors
of the community. We strongly believe that a diverse workforce brings with it a diversity of ideas, thinking and ways of working which enhances what we do.
When you join the Canal & River Trust you become a member of an engaged team working to preserve our heritage for future generations. Come and put your skills to use on our waterways.
Find out more about the work we do on our website: https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/about-us