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Executive Assistant

Job Role (s):
Business and Customer Support
£40,000 to £45,000 Per Annum
West Midlands, Solihull
Contract Type:

Executive Assistant

Location: Solihull (Office based)

Salary £40,000 - £45,000

Our client is a well-established and very successful global organisation, supplying product to both residential and commercial clients via specialist retailers. They have offices in the UK, Paris, Stockholm & Dusseldorf. We have a fabulous opportunity for a proactive and driven individual, experienced in PA duties and event management to support the Head of Europe in achieving the business objectives and driving the business forward.

The role will entail:

*Providing PA support to the Director and his direct reports
*Preparation and organisation of extensive travel and accommodation
*Diary management and co-ordination for the Management teams
*Organisation and preparation for meetings, taking action points and following through
*Co-ordinating monthly reports, budgets and group presentations
*Organising, planning and executing corporate events, product launches, roadshows and entertainment
*Oversee external communications to the UK customers to ensure consistency and that brand standards are met and reinforced.

We are seeking someone who:

*Sees the bigger picture and will engage and familiarise themselves with the European team and operations
*Work with people across the business to identify what works well and what needs improving, making recommendations to the Management team.
*You will have excellent organisational skills, great attention to detail as well as lots of initiative and the ability to multi task and prioritise.
*There will be some travel involved to the European offices and a Language (Ideally German) would be useful although not essential.

It is an intrinsic role within the business and needs someone who is both proactive and perceptive, with exceptional people skills. The ideal candidate will be educated to Degree level and be a driven, outgoing, confident individual who has previous experience in all of the above, supporting at Director level...and of course, first class communication skills. You will be comfortable working with people at all levels and an ambassador for the company.

If you feel you have the skills and attributes to be successful in this varied and interesting role, please get in touch as soon as possible.

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