- Project status
- Project start date
- Not specified
- Project posted
- 10 Apr 2014 10:15
- Project duration (approx.)
- 365.0 Days
- Budget (approx.)
- £106250 / day
- Civil Engineering, Consumer Goods & Services, Retail
- Area of expertise
- Executive / C-Suite, Strategy
- Consultant location
Objectives and Key Deliverables
Our client is a large supplier of building and construction materials with their head office based in Northampton. We have an opportunity for Chief of Staff to support our client’s CEO delivering key projects and programmes across the business, in a full time role, based in Northampton. You will learn up close how a senior management team operates and how important decisions are made. You will be personally and professionally challenged through direct participation in decision-making processes and proximity to decision-makers . In general, a chief of staff provides a buffer between a chief executive and that executive's direct-reporting team. The chief of staff generally works behind the scenes to solve problems, mediate disputes, and deal with issues before they bubble up to the Chief Executive. Often Chiefs of Staff act as a confidante and advisor to the Chief Executive, acting as a sounding board for ideas. Ultimately the actual duties depend on the actual position and the people involved.The salary for this role is to £65k - £85k per annum, depending upon experience, and includes pension & up to 25 days holiday.
be an MBA graduate from a good Business School.have commercial work experience, in retail.have exposure to large FTSE 250 businesses.be a very bright and credible candidate.be very down to earth.be able to travel the our client's site in Northampton, every day. If not within commutable distance, you must be willing to relocate.Must be able to work in the UK, with no support to gain/ change visas.Preference will be given to those who have lead teams at a Senior/ Director level.
Requirement: Are you an MBA graduate from a good business school with experience in a commercial environment?
Desired response: Yes
Requirement: Are you based near to or able to travel to Northampton on a daily basis for this full time role?
Desired response: Yes