Personal Secretary *DBS Required*

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 14 - £ 17 / Hourly
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Admin and Secretarial
  • External Reference
    JN-042022-245893
  • Category
    Office and Secretarial - Office and Secretarial

We are looking for an energetic Personal Secretary to join our client's busy team based in Central London. They are seeking a committed, enthusiastic, and organised professional who is looking for a new opportunity with a dynamic and forward-thinking company.


Duration: 3 month temporary position (possibility for extension)
Pay: £15-£16 an hour
Hours: 9am-5pm
Days: Monday - Friday
Location: Remote working- office based in Westminster (must be able to commute to office when required)


Key responsibilities include:



  • Creating, maintaining, and planning diaries

  • PS to support while perm PA is on secondment. Wider team doing more of the work

  • Inbox management

  • Ensuring the Director is supported in all aspects of their work to enable them to effectively manage their workload

  • Assisting in managing the flow of information, into and out of the office

  • Handling confidential information with the highest degree of sensitivity

  • Coordinating and arranging a full range of meeting types, events and travel logistics

  • Event management for team meetings, interviews and social events etc

  • Compiling and submitting expense reports

  • Administrative duties to support the wider team


What are we looking for?



  • Tech Savvy - Excellent knowledge of Microsoft packages and general computer skills with a general interest into technology and social media.

  • DBS Required- due to the nature of the business

  • Excellent organisation skills with experience of multitasking and keeping on track

  • A confident communicator (both verbal and written) who can deal with all types of seniority levels in an organisation

  • Happy to step up and take on extra responsibilities to help other departments

  • Managerial experience

  • Can-do attitude even when in pressured, busy environments

  • Interest into building relationships and trust with clients, colleagues etc

  • High attention to detail


Benefits of being a temporary candidate via Adecco



  • Weekly pay

  • Contract of Employment

  • Paid annual leave

  • Access to an exclusive employee benefit and discount portal

  • Pension contributions

  • Ongoing support from a dedicated consultant


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