Full Time Role Based in Northampton, England - To Start ASAP

Project status
Project posted
22 Nov 2013 14:39
Project duration (approx.)
378.0 Days
Budget (approx.)
£50000 / day
Industry
Civil Engineering
Area of expertise
Executive / C-Suite
Consultant location
Off-site

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 an MBA Executive Assistant
to support our client’s Executive Committee team delivering key projects
and programmes across the business, in a full time role, based in
Northampton.  As an Executive Assistant to the Executive
Committee members you will gain deep insight into the Group and be given levels
of responsibility well beyond your expectation.  You will be immersed in
strategic and operation analysis as well as having the opportunity to take a
lead role in driving large projects within the business.

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 . The role will
be an ideal platform for moving into a senior leadership role within the Group.



Principal
accountabilities·        
Providing
direct support to members of the Executive Committee, across a wide-ranging
brief.·        
Focussing
time on high value-add activity to assist in driving key initiatives.·        
Undertake
ad-hoc pieces of analytical and strategic work in support of business
objectives.·        
Identify
and leverage opportunities to share best practice and build expertise across
the business.·        
Reviewing
complex papers to provide summaries or briefings as required.·        
Providing
strategic analysis and where appropriate investigating issues and then
recommending appropriate solutions/actions to the Exec Committee members.·        
Produce
reports, high quality presentations and business cases for senior internal and
external stakeholders·        
Acting
on behalf of and representing the Exec Committee including sitting in on
relevant committees/project teams·        
Stakeholder
management: supporting key communications and relationships

















·        
Build
and maintain credible relationships with key contacts.The maximum remuneration for the this project is £50,000 and the consultant must be available for an immediate start.· 

This role will suit a very bright, commercial MBA graduate, with 3-5 years
experience in a commercial environment.


·        
2.1
or above from a leading university is essential

·        
Full
time commercial work experience complemented by an  MBA  is essential

·        
Having
worked within building materials supply, retail or distribution would be
advantageous.

·        
Team
player who can also work on own initiative

·        
High
trust and integrity

·        
Excellent
analytical skills

·        
Ability
to think strategically

·        
Good
attention to detail and accuracy

·        
Take
ownership and accountability for work

·        
Willing
to get involved in ad hoc projects with a can-do attitude

·        
Ability
to demonstrate initiative, suggest improvements to current systems as well as
establishing new processes

·        
Excellent
communication skills

·        
Hard
working and tenacious

·        
Ability
to influence key stakeholders

·        
Passion
for business

·        
Willing
to travel 


Requirement: Do you have a 2.1 or above from a leading university?
Desired response: Yes

Requirement: Are you an MBA graduate with a 3-5 years 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

Requirement: Are you able and willing to travel as and when required?
Desired response: Yes

Requirement: Are you available for an IMMEDIATE start?
Desired response: Yes

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