Executive Assistant to CEO

  • Location
    Chester, Cheshire
  • Salary
    £ 30000 - £ 40000 / Year
  • Category
    Office and Secretarial - Executive Assistant
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Office and Secretarial
  • External Reference
    JN-082019-85292

Executive Assistant to CEO


Maternity Cover - minimum 6 months beginning in November


As our newest Executive Assistant, you will accountable for the following areas of responsibilities, including: (list is not exhaustive)



  • Provide a high quality secretarial and organisational support service, including management of CEO emails - proactively managing and responding where possible.

  • Effective management of electronic diaries, assessing priority of appointments and reallocation as necessary.

  • Providing support for an extensive range of meetings. This will include preparing agendas, booking venues, pre-meeting briefings and meeting papers, noting action points and following them up.

  • Word processing correspondence and reports.

  • Collating and preparing presentations for Board meeting ensuring they are circulated accurately and in a timely manner.


Skill Requirements (list is not exhaustive)



  • Experience as a Personal/ Executive Assistant to Senior Management at Board level.

  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, the ability to successfully network, build relationships and collaborate with a range of internal and external contacts.

  • Experience of electronic and extensive diary management.

  • Ability to organise complex travel itineraries.

  • Excellent attention to detail, including proof reading skills, with the ability to maintain a high level of accuracy.

  • The ability to work under sustained pressure and to tight deadlines without any loss of service level or professionalism.

  • A flexible, pro-active approach to work including the ability to prioritise and re-prioritise to achieve successful outcomes in line with the CEO/companies objectives.


Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum


Please apply direct to this advert with your CV or call Frankie on 01244346674 for more information!

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Please apply with your CV to: Francesca Williams