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Business Administrative Coordinator

Job Posted: 10 November 2022
Job Updated: 1 December 2022

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Job Title: Compliance Administrator

Function: Commercial

Location: Nottingham/Normanton/Hybrid

Type: Fixed term until 30th September 2023

Salary: £18,825 – £24,000

Closing Date: Friday 16th December 2022


We have an exciting opportunity within NHS Supply Chain for a business administrative coordinator to join the Commercial team. As a business administrative coordinator, you will provide direct support to the Business Manager and as required the wider Corporate Team in their achievement of key objectives.



What does a do at NHS Supply Chain?


  • Support reporting systems monitor progress under the direction of the Business Manager and identify issues requiring intervention to ensure that objectives are delivered on time.
  • Provide the timely delivery of appropriate communication i.e. telephone call, face to face, accurate and professional communication and reduce the risks of escalation.
  • Maintain an up-to-date digital filing system in conjunction with other members of the Corporate Team so that details are accurate and easily available in order to produce information as required.
  • Contribute to smooth running of the team by paying close attention to the sharing of information and linking with corporate administrative colleagues to manage office systems.
  • Support the development and maintain operational, procurement and record-keeping systems for efficient performance and audit records of SLA, contracts and agreements.
  • Support project management on the management of SLAs, contracts and arrangements that may vary in number and complexity.
  • Attend and contribute to regular progress reviews and prioritise where necessary.
  • Provide the Business Manager with support in relation to regular reporting.
  • Work with the Business Manager to develop appropriate agendas, collation of reports, management and on time delivery of action logs and delivery of robust minutes for our internal meetings.
  • Manage self and time to enable prioritisation of work across a wide variety of work areas.


What skills, qualifications and qualities do I need to be successful?


  • Relevant and proven experience in a similar role.
  • First class administrator with experience of supporting teams, up to Senior Management level.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Able to multitask
  • Strong IT skills with a good knowledge of Microsoft applications including Excel, PowerPoint and Word.
  • Stakeholder management.
  • Excellent written and oral skills 
  • Capable of responding positively to pressure and demanding deadlines.
  • Familiar with analysing data, spotting anomalies, and with an exceptional eye for detail and accuracy.
  • Managing diaries, appointments, and meetings.  
  • To service meetings by preparing notes / agendas and taking minutes as and when required.
  • Ensuring the timely development and circulation of agendas and supporting papers.
  • Experience of supporting projects or programme management.



How you’ll work


This role will be hybrid working, a blend of home and office working.


In return for your passion, enthusiasm, and hard work you will be rewarded with an attractive salary and benefits package, consisting of:


  • Performance led annual bonus scheme
  • 27 days holiday plus bank holidays, with the option to purchase up to an additional 5 days
  • Generous contributory pension scheme (up to 12% of your salary)
  • Flexible benefits scheme – you will be able to choose from a variety of benefits such Life Insurance, Critical Illness Cover, Income Protection, Health Cash Plan, Dental Insurance and additional pension contributions that suit you
  • 3 days paid Volunteering Leave
  • Access to the Blue Light Card and NHS Discounts
  • Flexible working options
    • National Annual season ticket purchase scheme
    • Eye Care vouchers
    • Employee Assistance Programme


NHS Supply Chain, who are we?


NHS Supply Chain (SCCL) is an organisation that procures and supplies ~£3.5bn of medical devices and consumables to the NHS every year, while driving strategy, standards, efficiency, and best practise across the entire NHS Supply Chain.


We have big plans for the future. Guided by our Vision and Strategy, we are determined to be a proactive and collaborative partner that delivers financial and health benefits across the whole healthcare system. 

NHS Supply Chain requires clear, purposeful, and impactful transformation.  To deliver our strategy we are rebalancing our business model, implementing a new operating model, and refreshing our core technology.


Our, Purpose, Vision and Strategy are clear. we provide direction, leadership, and commercial focus to improve health outcomes.


Vision: To make it easier for the NHS to put patients first


Purpose: Our role is to support the NHS to save lives and improve health



  • Be Authentic
  • Be Inclusive
  • Be Driven
  • Be Enterprising
  • Be The Difference


Other Information

  • SCCL is a not an NHS organisation, you will join on SCCL terms and conditions.
  • For more information on SCCL and the NHS Supply chain please visit:


NHS Supply Chain is an equal opportunities employer

SCCL is a company Registered in England and Wales, with company number 10881715, to act as the management function of the NHS Supply Chain.

SCCL values and respects the diversity of its employees and aims to recruit a workforce which reflects our diverse communities. We welcome applications irrespective of people’s age, disability, gender, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, sexual orientation, or other personal circumstances.

Our policies and procedures reflect our commitment to ensure that all applicants are treated fairly and consistently at every stage of the recruitment process.

SCCL reserve the right to close any vacancies from further submissions when we have received sufficient applications from which to make a shortlist. Please apply without delay if you wish to be considered for this role.

If you are shortlisted for interview you will be required to provide proof of ID and the right to work in the UK.

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