Job description / Role
This is a pivotal role within a fast moving and very exciting start-up organisation. Reporting directly to the CEO, the Executive Assistant will act as gatekeeper and general right hand to this particularly entrepreneurial gentleman who is already extremely successful in his field.
You will be a mature and experienced business support professional who is able to work in a fast paced, and at times exceptionally demanding, environment and be of a nature to immerse yourself fully into the role becoming an integral part of a business which will provide substantial rewards long term.
You will support him in both his professional and personal commitments and be a trusted 'go-to' member of the team who can be relied on to think on their feet and anticipate needs whilst maintaining the highest levels of accuracy, efficiency and confidentiality in all that you do.
You will have the highest level of accuracy with an eye for detail and superb grammar. You will be extremely articulate in your own communication and will work closely with the CEO to ensure he is on top of all of his commitments and responsibilities, following up appropriately.
We are seeking a candidate who has a minimum of ten years' experience supporting C-suite executives and is aware of the demands that go with such a role. This is not a traditional '9-5' role and a degree of flexibility in terms of schedule and working hours is absolutely paramount.
You will have the highest level of organization skills with superb written and spoken English. Equally, you will have the gravitas to represent the CEO where required and prove yourself as an indispensable 'right hand'
This role will reward the successful candidate appropriately whilst recognizing the experience and value such a candidate will bring to the role.
Candidates who can join immediately are preferred but all strong candidate applications are welcomed.
About the Company
With a genuine understanding of what our Clients and Candidates need to succeed, Green Gulf Careers believe that honest and open relationships at every level are paramount to both our success and yours. We have a hugely diverse talent pool and we take the utmost care in matching them to our equally diverse Client base in order to achieve success at every level.
Whilst partnering with organisations across the Gulf, whether it be a SME or a leading Multinational, our team has extensive industry experience and a strong understanding of both the economic trends and cultural business diversities in this region.
When engaging with us, you will deal with a dedicated Consultant who has a strong knowledge of your industry and sector and who will take time to get to know you and your Individual or Company needs. We pride ourselves on our discreet, transparent and service focused approach and to that end, we will form a relationship based on a mutual respect which really assists us understand your requirements. Our experience in industry adds particular value to the recruitment process and whilst we recruit at all levels and disciplines, we offer the same exceptional service levels should you be recruiting a junior member of staff or at Company Director level.