Executive Assistant

Private PA normally works in a private household or for a very wealth individual whom they support in general organisational admin, so that their employer can focus on the demands of their business. An executive assistant is however more associate with a business or a company and reports to the SEO or managing director of the company. 

Typical duties: 

  • making independent decisions without their executive's extensive input

  • setting schedules to their executives

  • keeping their executives on time and on top of everything

  • crafting letters

  • planning meetings

  • maintaining files and records

  • arranging business lunches and dinners

  • making travel arrangements

Top executive assistant candidates: 

  • communicative, organised, flexible, pro-active, problem solving skills, can be one step ahead

  • have specialist knowledge of the business sector