This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the UK's leading Financial Institutions; this is a prestigious client who is known for rewarding their staff and offering fantastic career opportunities. We're the 3rd best large employer in the UK for a reason. If you put a lot in, it's only fair you should get a lot out. So if you help us do the right thing for our customers, we'll help further your career at Nationwide.
Your time will be spent supporting a senior executive and their leadership team in our Operations and Delivery community. This is a fast-paced, challenging environment. You'll be a resourceful individual who approaches their work in a proactive way, anticipating outcomes and preparing for the consequences ahead of time. You will regularly communicate with colleagues at every level within the organisation and so it is important that you build up good working relationships across the business. As well as supporting the senior executive and members of her senior management team with secretarial support, you'll also assist with administrative activities critical to the operation of their specialist teams and make a proactive contribution to the Community. Whether you're managing diaries, attending meetings, preparing support material for key committees or supporting your colleagues, we'll expect you to offer fresh ideas, use your initiative and fully immerse yourself in every challenge.
You'll be a confident communicator with the ability to be calm, clear and precise enabling you to liaise with managers at the most senior levels across the society. You'll be able to pro-actively identify needs and deliver them as second nature, pre-empting what is needed before you are asked and you'll have outstanding time management, planning and organisational skills, including experience in diary management and providing support for events.
Working Hours: Mon-Fri (9-5)
Location: Nationwide House
Describe an ideal Candidate:
Competencies: Excellent written and verbal communication to the highest standard, diligent, discreet and confidential at all times
Values: trustworthy, hardworking, team player
Experience: previous secretarial and generalist administrative experience, outstanding time management, planning and organisational skills, working to deadlines, exceptional IT Microsoft skills
To be considered for this exciting position, please email your CV in the first instance.
Please note that if you are successfully put forward for a role you will need to be able to supply valid Proof of Identification at the start of the recruitment process the application process is subject to the successful completion of background and reference checking, including CRB and CCJ (County Court Judgment) checks.