Administrative Assistant

Posted 19 July by Willis Towers Watson

This is a great opportunity for a motivated individual to join our Retirement Team and develop new and different skills as we implement our new business model.As a Team Administrative Assistant within Willis Towers Watson’s Human Capital & Benefits Consulting Line of Business, you will be making a valuable difference every day to our high-profile client organisations. In this role you will work with some of the industry’s top consultants, thought leaders and companies. If working for a global market leader, with the support to grow and shape your career further, is something that excites you, apply today.

The Role

Provision of administrative support including;

  • Consulting support; completion of timesheets and expenses, arranging travel, proactively support consultants, understand and comply with company policies. Filing, photocopying and archiving support.
  • Production of client materials; create reports, letters, meeting notes, presentations in accordance with company templates, branding and house style, produce client-ready template material
  • Calendar management and communication; meeting preparation and support (scheduling, catering, monitoring attendance, catering, AV setup, IT requirements, preparation of meeting materials and note-taking as required), effective and professional client liaison
  • Maintenance of client management system ensuring details are kept up to date
  • Billing and financial management. Produce first draft bills using company’s billing systems

The Requirements

Key competencies

  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Good command of English language, spelling and grammar.
  • Excellent administration and organisational skills and attention to detail.
  • Able to prioritise workload, multi-task and work to deadlines using own initiative.
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Able to work with colleagues across all levels and lines of business
  • Active problem solving
  • Ability and enthusiasm for learning new systems and IT packages.

Technical skills

  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office packages, in particular, Word, PowerPoint and Excel
  • Excellent knowledge of Outlook
  • Minute/note taking

The Company

Willis Towers Watson is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has 40,000 employees serving more than 140 countries. We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas - the dynamic formula that drives business performance. Together, we unlock potential. Learn more at

Willis Towers Watson is an equal opportunity employer

Willis Towers Watson believes that effectively managing a diverse workforce is vital to our business strategy. We have an obligation to our organization, ourselves and our clients to hire and develop the best people we can find. We will continually review our policies and practices to ensure that all areas of the employment process (including recruiting, hiring, work assignments, compensation, benefits, promotions, transfers, company-sponsored development programs and overall workplace experience) are free from discriminatory practices. We are committed to equal employment opportunities at Willis Towers Watson.

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