Executive Assistant

  • Location
    Exeter, Devon
  • Salary
    £10.95/Hourly
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Office and Secretarial
  • External Reference
    JN-022021-165753

Executive Assistant - Middlemoor - FT (37 hours) until end of October 2021.


The principal responsibility of the role is to provide a confidential, professional and efficient service to a designated principal at Executive level, contributing to the goals of Devon and Cornwall Police Service. To undertake the role in a manner which reflects the professional image required of the Executive.


Key requirements:



  • Excellent planning and organisational skills with the ability to plan and prioritise a high volume workload and a proven ability to work effectively without close supervision.

  • Experience of working at senior management level with excellent communication and customer care skills.

  • The ability to draft grammatically correct and concise English and to explain complex processes in simple language.

  • Excellent IT skills are required and in particular the use of the Microsoft Office suite of products and proficiency in document layout.

  • Demonstrable ability to gather information from a number of sources and present that information in an appropriate manner.

  • The ability to record accurate notes/minutes of meetings, with good powers of summary and paraphrasing.



Interested? We are anticipating a high level of response, so do not delay and apply now!


The successful applicant will be subject to stringent referencing and vetting processes prior to commencing employment.



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Please apply with your CV to: Patricia Vernon