PA- Maternity Cover

Salary: Up to £30k
Category: Creative, Support roles
Term: Contract
Location: Clifton
Status: Vacancy filled
Posted: August 21, 2019

*We’re at interview stage but it’s not too late. Suitably experienced candidates only please apply ASAP.*


PA – Maternity Cover

12 Month FTC

Core working hours Monday to Friday 9:30am – 6pm with some flexibility required

Up to £30k (Depending on Experience)

Our client, an award-winning company in the Media industry have just asked us to find a polished and professional Personal Assistant for a maternity cover contract based in Clifton. With a background of working in the Media industry, you will provide effective PA and administrative support to the creative Heads of Department. The successful candidate will be working in a busy and varied environment where no two days will be the same! You will be a solid, capable PA able to anticipate your executives’ needs and manage busy diaries in a fast paced, ever changing environment.

Main duties include but are not limited to:

  • Maintain and manage the diaries of the Executive team
  • Arrange and minute management and departmental meetings
  • Ensure members of the Executive and Senior Management teams have co-ordinated diaries when involved in joint meetings
  • Greet clients and visitors professionally and ensure refreshments are provided as required
  • Organise whole-company events
  • Monitor the IT needs of the CEO and MD and report to Operations Manager when required
  • Organise travel arrangements in the UK and overseas
  • Keep accurate records of the Executive’s expenses and credit card expenditure
  • Manage the company petty cash and liaise with Production Accountant and programme Production Managers. (Weekly reconciliation, accurate log of all receipt/expenditure)
  • Field telephone calls to the Executives
  • Compose correspondence, letters and emails as required
  • Cover for the Executive Assistant for holiday or sickness absence
  • Maintain a high level of confidentiality at all times and exercise discretion and good judgement when dealing with confidential matters
  • Promote and maintain excellent customer service and public relations, by dealing efficiently, effectively and politely with all matters that fall within your responsibility

Person specifics:

  • Proven PA experience within the creative industry
  • Good knowledge of office support functions including composing correspondence, note taking and coordinating a workload of multiple projects
  • Highly proficient in the use of Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and ideally Photoshop
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong team player with an ownership approach to completing tasks
  • A sense of initiative and willingness to take on responsibility
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to juggle and prioritise an ever-changing workload
  • Ability to work on your own initiative with minimal supervision

This is a fabulous opportunity to work in a fast-paced PA role in an exciting industry. This Maternity cover PA role is offered with a fantastic salary of up to £30K depending on experience and some lovely benefits including 28 days holiday, cycle to work scheme, free breakfasts, staff parties and monthly bring your dog to work days! If you have the skills and experience for this role, then please click apply!

Whilst we would love to respond to every single applicant applying to our roles, we are unable to reply to everyone due to the high number of CV’s we receive on a daily basis. Please be aware that if you haven’t been contacted within 10 working days then unfortunately you have not been successful this time around.



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