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Operations Assistant

  • London, England, United Kingdom
£16,411.2 per yearPeople + Operations

Job description

We are Resi, the UK’s number 1 home extension company. We help everyday homeowners to design, finance and build their dream home without the stress and, most importantly, without breaking the bank.

We are looking for an Operations Assistant to join our busy People Team on a permanent basis. This role is part-time; you will be required to work with us 3 days a week (Monday, Tuesday and Thursday) from 9am until 6pm.

As an Operations Assistant at Resi, you will gain valuable exposure to how a People Team operates within a dynamic start-up environment. We are seeking a confident, curious and kind individual looking to gain workplace experience and to start a career within a people-focused role. No experience is necessary, we’re more than happy to take on someone who has just finished school or is looking for their first role within this field.

As a part of Resi’s People Team, you will gain experience within the following areas:

  • Office Management

  • Finance

  • Talent Acquisition

  • Human Resources

  • Employee Experience & Retention

  • Learning & Development

Job requirements

About You:

We are looking for someone with the following attributes:

  • An A Level in Maths

  • A positive can-do attitude

  • Good communication skills (both written and verbal)

  • Good organisational and time management skills

  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy

  • Someone who enjoys being busy, and will be proactive with taking on tasks

  • Unafraid to ask questions if you don’t understand something

  • A keenness to learn new skills, and to get involved with different aspects of the People team and business as a whole

  • A responsible, mature nature. As working within a People Team means handling sensitive information!

How to Apply:

Please send us a short video (max 2 minutes) to to apply, with the subject "Operations Assistant Application". Or, if applying through the link, simply upload a cover letter with your video linked inside. Within the video, please tell us about yourself and provide some answers to the following questions:

  1. What interests you most about working for Resi?

  2. What excites you about working within a people-focused role?

  3. What makes you think you might be a great fit for our Operations Assistant role?

About Resi:

Resi are a team of ~80 people based in the heart of Oval, South London. Our office is accessible and we will make adjustments to accommodate successful candidates.

At Resi, you will have the opportunity to work differently, take control of, and really accelerate your career. Our success is all down to our wonderful people and their talent, and that’s why we treat our employees with the same respect and care as our customers. We pride ourselves in not just aiming to be the best in the industry, but also the best place to work - our collaborative, transparent and diverse culture, with a heavy focus on personal development, means that we don’t just grow homes, we grow people too. We have an ideas-led innovation culture and we really care about creating a diverse and inclusive team - so we welcome people from all backgrounds with different perspectives, ideas and experiences to work with us. Because, at Resi, everyone has a voice, and we each know our part in shifting the needle.

This Role is Offering:

  • 3 days a week working with us in our office in Oval

  • £13.15 per hour rate of pay

  • On the job mentoring and coaching from our experienced People Team

  • Learning & development opportunities via our ResiGrow programme

  • Equipment and softwares that will enable you to do your best work

  • 15 days annual leave per year plus bank holidays

  • The opportunity to learn from a range of industry experts you typically wouldn’t work with in a regular architecture practice

  • Regular company-wide socials organised by the Resi social committee, and paid for by Resi

  • Health cash plan via Medicash

  • Mental health support plan via Health Assured

  • Office and wider Workspace perks including snacks, fruit and refreshments in the office plus an on-site cafe

  • The opportunity to work in a team of super friendly, talented and passionate people! You can check out our team here -