Office Assistant

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Category
    Admin. Secretarial and PA - Office Assistant
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 24000 - £ 26000 / Year
  • OrganizationType

Are you professional, presentable and proactive?

Want to work in an organisation that is both prestigious and have a great company culture?


JOB TITLE: Office Assistant

COMPANY: Independent investment & wealth manager

CONTRACT: Permanent

SALARY: £24,000 - £26,000! Discretionary bonus and great holiday allowance!

HOURS: Mon - Fri (8:30am - 5:30pm) in the office everyday


LOCATION: St James Square

CULTURE: Busy, positive and tight knit family team

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Offering back-up support to EA to the Chairman, Team PA, and Receptionist

  • Arranging couriers (UK and International)

  • Restaurant bookings

  • Photocopying/printing various documents, sometimes on behalf of other colleagues.

  • Manage office consumables including office supplies, kitchen supplies, printer and

  • copier supplies, stationary, etc.

  • Booking travel - cars, flights, hotels

  • Dealing with maintenance issues to resolve recurring or ongoing issues

  • Dealing with post, package deliveries, event notifications and building announcements

  • Digital filing/record keeping

  • Organise supplies and catering provisions for 4th floor

  • Identifying new suppliers and obtaining the best price for third party suppliers i.e., plants, cleaning

  • Liaising with suppliers - 3rd Parties i.e., cleaning company/ Liaising with IT/ Telephone contractors

  • Support EA in Conducting & logging Risk Assessments, Fire Warden/First Aider responsibilities/PAT Testing/Lighting/Fire Extinguishers

  • Assisting with company functions/events/special projects as assigned

  • Perform 'other' ad-hoc duties as assigned

  • Follow security and emergency procedures as defined for the property

  • Establish and maintain excellent working relationships with all members of the team

  • Lunchtime relief of Receptionist - switchboard duties/ answering and forwarding phone calls

  • Ensure all voice-mail messages to main office number are taken and relayed to staff members

  • Distribution of incoming post/open and date stamp all general correspondence/check and sign for deliveries

  • Support Receptionist with franking post / ensure franking machine is maintained

  • Scheduling Conference calls/ Meeting rooms - Checking the meeting rooms are ready for the next meeting

  • Setting up/ Preparation of meeting rooms for presentations

  • Reporting to the EA to the Chairman

Knowledge and Experience

  • A good standard of education

  • Minimum of 2+years of client-facing experience

  • Good computer literacy skills (MS Office) and talent for technology

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Personable, highly motivated, friendly, flexible, reliable, and organised

  • Polite, friendly, and self-assured attitude

  • Great energy with a can-do attitude

  • Skills in multitasking and good time-management

  • Flexibility to work extended hours occasionally

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