Personal Assistant in Lagos, Nigeria

at Reebok Consult

Industry
Investment Management
Specialization
Investment Management
Minimum Qualification
OND
Required Experience
1 - 3 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Gender
Male or Female

Job Description

•    Completes a broad variety of administrative tasks for the CEO including: managing an extremely active calendar of appointments; completing expense reports; composing and preparing correspondence that is sometimes confidential; arranging complex and detailed travel plans, itineraries, and agendas; and compiling documents for travel-related meetings.

•    Plans, coordinates and ensures the CEO's schedule is followed and respected. Provides "gatekeeper" and "gateway" role, creating win-win situations for direct access to the CEO's time and office.

•    Communicates directly, and on behalf of the CEO.

•    Researches, prioritizes, and follows up on incoming issues and concerns addressed to the MD/CEO, including those of a sensitive or confidential nature. Determines appropriate course of action, referral, or response.

•    Provides a bridge for smooth communication between the MD/CEO’s office and internal departments; demonstrating leadership to maintain credibility, trust and support with senior management staff.

•    Works closely and effectively with the CEO to keep him well informed of upcoming commitments and responsibilities, following up appropriately.

•    Provides leadership to build relationships crucial to the success of the organization, and manages a variety of special projects for the MD/CEO, some of which may have organizational impact.

•    Successfully completes critical aspects of deliverables with a hands-on approach, including drafting acknowledgement letters, personal correspondence, and other tasks that facilitate the CEO's ability to effectively lead the company.

•    Prioritizes conflicting needs; handles matters expeditiously, proactively, and follows-through on projects to successful completion, often with deadline pressures.

•    Assists board members with travel arrangements, lodging, and meal planning as needed

•    Maintains discretion and confidentiality in relationships with all board members

Responsibilities

•    Adhere to compliance with applicable rules and regulations set in bylaws regarding board and board committee matters, including advance distribution of materials before meetings in electronic/paper format

•    Participates as an adjunct member of the Executive Team including assisting in scheduling meetings and attending all meetings

•    Ensures that the MD/CEO’s bio is kept updated and responds to requests for materials regarding the President and the organization in general

•    Edits and completes first drafts for written communications to external stake holders  

Requirements

•    Bachelor's degree required

•    Strong clerical and social skills

•    Strong organizational skills that reflect ability to perform and prioritize multiple tasks seamlessly with excellent attention to detail

•    Very strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build relationships with stakeholders, including staff, board members, external partners and donors

•    Expert level written and verbal communication skills

•    Demonstrated proactive approaches to problem-solving with strong decision-making capability

•    Emotional maturity

•    Highly resourceful team-player, with the ability to also be extremely effective independently

•    Proven ability to handle confidential information with discretion, be adaptable to various competing demands, and demonstrate the highest level of customer/client service and response

•    Demonstrated ability to achieve high performance goals and meet deadlines in a fast paced environment

•    Forward looking thinker, who actively seeks opportunities and proposes solutions Education and Experience Requirements

•    Experience and interest in internal and external communications, partnership development.

•    Proficient in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, and Power Point), Adobe Acrobat, and Social Media web platforms.

  Apply Now

Sponsored Jobs in United Kingdom

Sponsored Jobs in United States

Ads by Careerslip