Admin Assistant in Norwich at Haines Watts

Date Posted: 9/13/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are looking for a passionate and highly enthusiastic Admin Assistant to join our team in Norwich.

As part of the Haines Watts Norwich team, you will be assisting the team with all administrative and reception duties.

The ideal candidate will be willing to learn and undertake this role as someone with previous admin experience and experience within a customer-facing role!

We are a top 15 accountancy firm specialising within the owner managed business area across the UK. A well-established firm since the 1930's with an entrepreneurial and dynamic feel who are continuing to grow nationally as well as regionally.

We are proudly known as an excellent place to work, with the prized one-star accreditation for employee engagement from Best Companies, an accreditation showing our 'very good' levels of workplace engagement.

What is the role:

  • All administration tasks, including preparing letters and documents, scanning, daily filing of paperwork, covering reception by answering the phone and transfer/take calls along with other reception duties.
  • Maintaining office equipment and providing day to day IT and office support to all staff members
  • Checking stocks and ordering stationery supplies for the office
  • Diary management and arranging meetings
  • Assist and support with Client queries
  • Ad hoc support as requested by the PA's & Director's

What you will need to be:

  • Punctual, presentable and with the ability communicate.
  • Be authentic in every situation and like to be connected to your team, clients and local communities
  • Like to listen and understand, to show up every day with passion and to stand up for things that matter to you


  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication
  • Good attention to detail and organisational skills
  • Good IT skills including use of Excel

What you get back from us;

  • Competitive salary
  • Excellent personal development programme and career growth opportunities
  • Internal mentor and buddy system to support your career journey
  • Supported on the job practical training
  • Flexible benefits reward package - gym, discounts etc.

If you are an authentic, passionate Administration Assistant who values relationships and wants to secure a role within a unique top 15 accountancy firm who offer great career prospects; we want to hear from you!

We do not pay agency fees where speculative and unsolicited CV's are submitted to Haines Watts by any means. For any CV's that are submitted without instruction from Haines Watts reserves the right to contact and work directly with these candidates without payment of agency fees.

Job Requirements

We are looking for a passionate and highly enthusiastic Admin Assistant to join our team in Norwich.