Service Administrator

Location St Albans
Discipline: Business Support & Administration
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000
Job ref: 009467
Published: 21 days ago

Role: Service Administrator - 12 month FTC

Salary: £25,000- £30,000

Location: St Albans  


You’re a Service Administrator who would relish the opportunity to join an established and welcoming team in St Albans. With a background in administrative support, you will be confident in working both independently and with wider areas of the business.


You’ll be learning from the best, joining an ambitious and supportive team with extensive company and industry experience. They are looking forward to sharing their skills and knowledge with someone eager to learn and develop in their career at Portakabin.


You’ll be responsible for providing administrative support in the delivery and management of service tasks, assisting to ensure effective cost and programme control at all times, administer and process reports using SAP. Reporting into the Service Manager  you will assist in providing an efficient after sales service to customers.


As a Service Administrator, you will have:


*         Proven administrative experience in a client facing role

*         The ability to work on your own initiative

*         Ability to work in a systematic, methodical and orderly way

*         The ability to listen, consult others and communicate proactively.

*         Proven organisation and planning skills.

*         Excellent understanding of various software packages


Even if you do not match all of our ‘ideal’ criteria we would still be very keen to receive your CV as we love developing our people and may feel that you could be developed into this role.


Why Portakabin?


As innovators in the science of building, we provide modular buildings for hire and sale, as well as supplying refurbished buildings and construction site accommodation. We deliver building solutions for organisations of any size, in sectors ranging from manufacturing, education and health to transport, utilities and construction.


Portakabin now employs more than 2,000 people across ten European countries.


You will receive:

  • Option to buy 5 days of annual leave
  • Working flexibly principles
  • Contributory pension
  • Annual bonus
  • Single Private Medical Insurance
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Employee Benefits Program (Discounts at 100s of shops, gyms, restaurants and even holidays!)

As a Portakabin Employee, you will also be able to access a range of dedicated health and wellbeing services, a chance to give back to your community with an annual volunteering day off, and fully funded professional qualifications! There is also a great opportunity for career progression within Portakabin.


What’s next? 


We aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. We are conducting interviews from Monday 6th July. First interviews will be virtual and second interviews will be in person at our office in St Albans.


As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy. Portakabin is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to the equal treatment of all current and prospective colleagues. We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds and perspectives and hire great people to build talented and diverse teams.


We are committed to making reasonable adjustments throughout the application, recruitment, and onboarding processes for candidates that require additional support and/or adjustments to be made. If you are having any difficulty applying, please contact our recruitment team on