Corporate Assistant / PA

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salary circa £26,000 per annum
14 Sep 2018
01 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Corporate Assistant / PA
Salary circa £26,000 per annum
Permanent contract, full time

Our client are a charitable housing association which provides services to customers in Cambridge and the surrounding areas. They currently have around 1,300 homes in management and a turnover of nearly £8m a year. They are an ambitious organisation; progressing at pace.

They have a fantastic opportunity for an assistant with corporate responsibility to support the ongoing success of the company. This is a new role within the organisation, giving the successful candidate a great opportunity to develop and shape the position.

Supporting the Executive Assistant, this role will assist with the delivery of corporate objectives and continuous improvement. Key duties will include diary management, preparing for and attending meetings, providing accurate minute/note taking, managing Executive team phone calls and email enquiries as well as arranging and booking travel and accommodation.

Other duties include supporting the Corporate Governance and wider Management teams, as well as contributing to project work / project groups being delivered across the business.

The successful candidate will have a level of numeracy and literacy to Grade C or above in GCSE English and Mathematics.

Experience in a PA role or similar, or significant experience in an administrative or secretarial role is essential; working to deadlines and planning and organising work effectively, including creating and maintaining accurate records.

Excellent communication and active listening skills, with proficiency in written and spoken English, is essential. The successful candidate will be proactive, using their initiative to be able to work effectively with others and have a ‘can do’ attitude.

To apply for this position please click apply and submit your CV and supporting statement / covering letter evidencing your skills to match the job specification / description.

Our client may decide to close applications earlier than the closing date should a suitable number of applications be received.

The closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 1st October 2018.