EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT TO BUSINESS OWNER

Salary:
Up to £50,000 salary plus excellent benefits
Region:
Holmfirth
Department:
Administration & Finance
Closing date:
07/02/2022

Up to £50,000 plus excellent benefits


“Our staff are our most valuable asset”

About us

Michael Dyson Associates Ltd is an established, successful and prominent multi-disciplinary construction consultancy providing a comprehensive range of professional services to the social housing sector.  Established in 1980 we have four decades of wide-ranging experience working with clients throughout the UK. 

The Role

Based at our Head Office in Honley, Huddersfield this is a fantastic career move for a driven and experienced Executive Assistant who is a strong, enthusiastic, adaptable and perceptive team player wanting to thrive in a demanding work environment.

As an experienced EA you will work alongside the Business Owner, providing high level support, assisting and directing the business, attending meetings with staff, suppliers and clients, managing complex personal affairs and office/facilities management.

You will need to anticipate needs of the Owner, provide analytical and reasoned solutions to challenging situations with a high level of professionalism. The role is intended to see the successful applicant being able to represent the Owner as required, provide feedback and follow up as appropriate.

A full-time position, the successful candidate will be undertaking a diverse workload, working with a high degree of autonomy, integrity, on own initiative and providing complete confidentiality requiring an outstanding all rounder.

Ideal Candidate:

  • Minimum 10 years previous EA experience working at Board/CEO level
  • Fantastic organisational, prioritisation and decision-making skills
  • Positive multi-tasker with self-starter attitude and ability to meet competing deadlines  
  • Superb tact, diplomacy and ability to work well under pressure
  • Working knowledge of company accounts and ability to analyse financial data
  • Good understanding of HR function, employment law, recruitment and appraisals/performance review
  • IT savvy and experienced in MS Office packages along with audio typing
  • Great verbal and written communication & interpersonal skills
  • Excellent attention to detail & proactive in approach to duties
  • Self-motivated with the ability to exude confidence and influence others
  • Full UK driving licence

Why join us?

  • Be part of a modern, forward-thinking consultancy
  • Up to 30 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Hybrid working environment
  • Bonus scheme
  • 3-5% Contributory pension scheme & four times salary life assurance
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Payment of Professional Institute training/examination fees
  • Payment of professional subscription fees
  • Excellent fully funded training programme
  • Fun social & team building events organised & paid for by the company
  • Long service reward scheme

Michael Dyson Associates Ltd is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.

How to apply:

Apply via our website www.mdysoncareers.co.uk to upload a CV & covering letter along with details of your current and anticipated remuneration package.  NO AGENCIES PLEASE


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