Executive Assistant

Posted 22 May by ER Recruitment Limited
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Executive Assistant
Leicester (Office Based)
C £35,000 p.a.

  • Are you an assertive, highly organised and commercially minded Executive Assistant?
  • Do you enjoy a fast paced environment with the ability to contribute innovative ideas for new business opportunities?
  • Do you want to be a vital player in a team where you can add great value to the progression of the company, and be recognised and rewarded for outstanding effort and performance?

The Company:
ER Recruitment is excited to be working exclusively with our client, who is a market leading company that provides concept to delivery services in Events, Production, Brand Management and PR.
The company are looking for an individual who is confident, commercially minded and hands-on. The successful person will be creative, ambitious, results-focused while also being fun and professional.

Role & Responsibilities of the Executive Assistant:

  • Provide executive and personal support to the Managing Director.
  • Take ownership of the company calendars and arrangement of meetings.
  • Act as the 'eyes and ears’ of the MD, to contribute to the overall business growth.
  • Be proactive in understanding and knowing the commerciality of the industry by working to develop and support the business and its clients.
  • Strengthen the Senior Management Team by providing support, advice and innovative insights to drive positive change.
  • Create client contracts in line with Service Level Agreements on behalf of the Account Managers.
  • Support processing and reporting of monthly payroll with the company’s accountant.
  • Reconcile and process all inbound and outbound invoices.
  • Be a central business administration support function for the organisation, its clients and its associated projects.
  • Take ownership; develop and enforce company-wide policies and procedures.
  • Lead on all the businesses’ external policies, insurance, contracts and their affiliated renewals by directly managing a five-figure budget and negotiating the best deals for the business.

About You as the Executive Assistant:

  • Previous experience in an all-rounded role encompassing executive and personal assistance to the leader of a business, as well as elements of office management and basic finance tasks.
  • Exceptional administration, organisational and management skills
  • Excellent time management ability to schedule and implement all tasks in hand
  • A strong communicator with a broad vision and ability to plan ahead
  • A tenacious individual of a confident nature
  • A commercially minded individual with a professional approach
  • Results focused with the ability to demonstrate a personal approach with creative thinking, intuition and flair
  • Successful multi-tasker when juggling conflicting priorities and time pressures
  • Highly focused on detail and can manage situations with transparency and humility
  • A collaborative team player with a fun nature and positive outlook

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While we aim to get back to all applicants, if you do not receive a response within seven working days then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.
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We look forward to hearing from you.

Reference: 52713465

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