PA to MD, Beauty

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Category
    Admin. Secretarial and PA - PA
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 45000 - £ 50000 / Year
  • OrganizationType

Our client creates unique and highly desirable beauty and fashion Love brands that empower people to reinforce their self-esteem and find their own expression, in a family company that aims to leave a better world for the next generation. We are actively seeking a dynamic and tenacious PA to the MD of the business to join them on a permanent basis.

PA (Permanent, full time)
Location: London, United Kingdom
Functions and Responsibilities:

Reception and General Office:
* Manage temp receptionist; day-to-day tasks, arrange cover absence, weekly timesheet sign
* off and point of contact for Office Angels.
* Place stationary orders and organise print materials.
* Organise staff gifting - Christmas, long service, occasions etc.
* Manage meeting room bookings/diary conflicts.
* Organise welcome breakfasts and help plan inductions for new starters.
* Keep reception area and general office presentable.
* Member of the social committee - organise events such as Christmas party, social
* gatherings.
* Organise office product sales and fundraising events.

* Diary management and organising meetings; weekly 1-2-1's with direct reports, Leadership
* Team meetings, regular updates with HQ Leadership, retailer meetings, events and key
* dates: brand alignment, business reviews, board meetings, market visits, conference, etc.
* Help communicate strategy and requests from MD to wider team.
* Produce communications and coordinate documents for and on behalf of MD; both internal
* and external.
* Arrange travel bookings for MD & LT
* Process expenses for MD
* Log an agenda and minutes for each weekly Leadership team meeting, with follow up.
* Organise all retailer strategy meetings - twice per year
* Organise staff conference (agenda, presentations, venue, attendance, gifting, entertainment)
* Organise UK business reviews - help collate presentations, project manage timelines for LT,
* work with editor, plan an agenda, organise store visits, liaise with other markets & PA's,
* Organise catering/dinner/lunch bookings, organise travel/taxis/accommodation booking.
* Coordinate legal documentation in collaboration with the Finance & Admin Director.
* Arrange memberships and subscriptions for key industry bodies, and coordinate attendance at
* key events.
* Arrange MD personal appointments and facilitate ad hoc requests.

Skills & Competencies:

* PA & diary management
* Ability to handle confidentiality
* Highly organised, with strong prioritisation and time management skills
* Attention to detail
* Drive & ability to work using own initiative
* Flexibility and adaptability
* Strong communication skills
* Assertiveness
* MS Office proficiency (especially Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint to intermediate level)

* Languages: Fluent English
* Desired qualifications: IOSH / NEBOSH accredited qualification

* 25 days holiday per year
* Enhanced family leave
* A flexible, hybrid working environment
* Travel support (cycle scheme & season ticket loans)
* Health & Dental cover
* Generous staff discount on product sales throughout the year
* Participation on Companywide initiatives for positive social change and sustainability
* Fun Company and team social events
* Wellbeing events and initiatives

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