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RTI, a leading provider of experts for casualty investigations, litigation, risk and safety, has an opportunity for someone able to commit to a 12-month full time graduate work placement role in their London Office as an office administrator, providing administration, and management accounting and client support services.
Reporting to the Office Manager, candidates will expect to have bookkeeping and office administration experience or skills. The work involves maintaining, accounts, and bookings for professional trade association events, liaising with delegates and association officers.
Candidates will also be expected to provide client support services involving research, follow up by phone, email and meetings with potential clients to establish business opportunities.
Based in the London Office at St Katherine’s Dock by Tower Bridge London, this is expected to be a full time role from 0900 – 1730 hrs with some flexibility for those still studying. RTI will cover travel and associated expenses. There is the potential for this position to convert to a full time role.
RTI has an informal working environment and the intern will have the opportunity to work alongside and learn from professionals with many years of experience whilst developing administration and client relationship and business development skills.
Skills and Experience
Applicants ideally will have experience of or be comfortable with accounting products such as “Quick Books”. They will need to be analytical, numerate, a proactive self-starter, with the ability to manage competing priorities.
They should also have an outgoing personality and be able to initiate and build relationships with clients, identify business opportunities and follow up on leads by email phone and meetings.
RTI is an international multi-disciplined technical services consultancy specialising in accident and failure investigation, the provision of experts for litigation, risk and safety audits and training. With its routes in aviation, RTI also specialise in the marine, rail, utilities and buildings sectors.
Together with their support services for associated professional organisations, this role provides an opportunity for graduates to develop office administration experience and client facing business development skills, whilst learning about the regulatory, risk, and legal aspects of the accident and safety consultancy that RTI provide.
This role is ideal for those wishing to develop a career in law, insurance, investigations, risk and safety or business operations.
The closing date for applications is Feb 14th. Candidates selected for interview will be advised by Feb 21st and interviews from week commencing Feb 27th.