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Personal Assistant - Part Time 22.5 Hours
Newark on Trent, Nottinghamshire, England
£17000 - £18000/annum
Unspecified (Part time)
Personal Assistant - Part Time hours
Bakkavor Desserts Newark
Salary: up to £18,000 depending on experience
Part Time hours - we can accommodate flex so can be x3 full days -5pm, or 5 mornings -1pm (flex needed for key business events)
Based in Newark Jessop Way NG24
Excellent opportunity to join a large national business with fantastic progression and career opportunities
Who are we?
We are the leading provider of fresh prepared food in the UK, with an international presence in the US and China. Our 19,000 employees operate from 43 locations, developing and producing innovative food for a wide variety of occasions and budgets. In the UK, we work with leading grocery retailers, focusing on their own label brands.
What do we do?
Newark Desserts specialise in chilled desserts such as trifles as well as cream cakes, éclairs, doughnuts, profiteroles, and choux buns. We work with and supply to the leading UK grocery retailers and are Number 1 in cream cake and trifle production in the UK and are one of 4 UK sites in the Dessert Sector.
We have a fantastic opportunity for a Part Time Personal Assistant / PA to join our site and provide professional support to the Business Director, the Business Leadership team and the Newark site Leadership team.
The role will involve co-ordinating key business events including client visits, investor visits, colleague engagement and award events and business conferences.
Duties and Accountabilities;
Event Management - Organise events such as conferences, meetings, and Site Visits for the business. Plan events to brief, liaising with other parties to ensure delivered on time, within budgetary constraints to the right standard. To organise hotel & travel arrangements as necessary for the Business/Customer within budgetary constraints.
Diary Management - Efficient diary management for the Business Director, Leadership teams and Business Event diary such as customer visits ensuring meetings are well prepared for maximising managers/director's time. Organise meetings using outlook for the team. Organise accommodation, train tickets or transport as appropriate
Call Management / Professional Support - Fielding/Screening of all calls through to the Business Director/Leadership teams ensuring the manager is aware of the relevant information; urgent matters are dealt with taking appropriate action with minimal reference to the manager. To provide accurate, timely and professional support to all business functions prioritising workload from the Business Director/Leadership team operating autonomously to fulfil the business objectives. This may include secretarial support preparing letters, presentations, etc.
Visit Management -Organise & Co-ordinate key visits such as VIP visits to the site. Ensuring a professional service and excellent first impression or returning impression of the business is provided. Co-ordinate visit agenda, co-ordinate diaries for those involves in the visit, organise refreshments and goody bags upon departure. Arrange transport as necessary.
General administration . processing expenses for the leadership team using Concur expense system, raising and processing purchase orders, reconciliation of purchase orders, maintain files etc.
Good commercial / business acumen
Excellent telephone manner and communication skills
Excellent interpersonal sills
Good organisation and diary management skills
Good IT skills, including Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Microsoft Outlook and use other systems such as Concur expenses system, MyHR, various systems for reception. Quick keyboard skills for typing of correspondence, reports, emails etc
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