EA/PA to Commercial Director Foods

  • Location

    City of London, London

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  • Salary:

    £0.00 - £13 per hour

  • Contact:

    Ashley Smith

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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  • Client:


Executive Assistant to Heads of Business

Executive Assistant to Heads of Business

The work location is in LONDON (Paddington) and the contract is 3 Months.

Pay rate is between £10 - £13 per hour.

The role is working for a well-established, multi-national retailer and specialises in clothing, home and luxury product.


This main purpose of the job role is to provide proactive executive support for the Commercial Director who is a member of the Foods Leadership Team. This role plays a critical part in supporting the Commercial Director in all daily activities and owning a number of projects. The successful candidate is likely to have a Personal Assistant or Executive assistant background and have a proven track record in delivering results in a fast pace and changing environment.

Key Skills:

  • Excel
  • Bookings
  • Organised
  • Strong communication skills
  • Self - Starter
  • Pro- Active

Key Experience

  • Experience in a senior support role in a large fast-paced organisation and excellent communication and influencing skills are a must.
  • Strong stakeholder management skills with the ability to engage with all levels both inside and outside the company including engagement with senior journalists, politicians and representatives from campaigning groups.
  • Ability to act at pace and resilience when under pressure
  • Excellent IT skills including Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong project management skills with excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to handle competing priorities, time-sensitive projects and potential conflicts; demonstrating sound judgement
  • Foresight to identify and address potential issues at the earliest stage of their development
  • Ability to plan work efficiently to ensure own deadlines are fully achieved
  • Experience of budget management

If you are relevant or interested don't delay, contact me on 0161 924 3956