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Executive Assistant

Remuneration:negotiable 
Location:Cape Town, Claremont
Job level:Mid/Senior
Own transport required:Yes
Type:Permanent
Company:Outsourcery


Job description

We are a fast-growing business with an international client base and a reputation for providing exceptional quality of service, outstanding development opportunities and hiring extraordinary employees!

Our client, a fast-growing and well-funded start-up in the financial industry is offering a fantastic opportunity for a dynamic and commercially savvy Executive Assistant to join their team. Reporting to the CEO, we are looking for a highly organised and methodical individual who has a strong track record of proven experience with excellent organisational and research skills. The ideal candidate will have a solid understanding of finance coupled with an entrepreneurial mindset. This is a great opportunity for a proactive and solutions-focused individual who can comfortably liaise with multiple senior stakeholders across the business and play a key part in developing and scaling the business.

What you’ll be up to:
  • Providing executive assistant support to the CEO.
  • Calendar management and coordination.
  • Researching and reporting on industry trends.
  • Problem-solving together with the senior leadership team.
  • Providing support and input to the business operations.


What we're looking for in you:
  • Proven experience in an executive support role.
  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Flexible, adaptable and able to prioritise and work quickly to achieve outputs.
  • Strong research skills, preferably gained within a commercial context.
  • Comfortable liaising with senior stakeholders across different business functions.
  • High sense of urgency, discretion and professionalism.
  • Excellent attention to detail and a highly organised approach.
  • Team player with a strong desire to support the business and a proactive approach.
  • You should be comfortable around technology and willing and able to quickly learn new applications and software.
  • Experience in the financial industry and/or a solid understanding of finance is preferred.
  • Experience working in a start-up environment and/or entrepreneurial background is preferred.
  • South Africa Citizenship or Permanent Residency essential.
  • Fluency in spoken and written English.
  • Five years+ prior relevant experience.
  • Relevant diploma/degree is beneficial.


Posted on 23 Jun 09:06

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Executive Assistant
Cape Town
We are a fast-growing business with an international client base and a reputation for providing exceptional quality of service, outstanding development opportunities and...
Outsourcery
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