- Southampton, GB
- £7 /hr
- Available now
I have a strong work ethic that translates into a dedication to the client and a professionalism for all the work I undertake. I have excellent interpersonal skills that enablemore...I have a strong work ethic that translates into a dedication to the client and a professionalism for all the work I undertake. I have excellent interpersonal skills that enable me to work well with people of all ages and backgrounds either as a team leader or a team member. My attention to detail is excellent as is my ability to bring projects in on budget and on time.
I have over 30 years experience working as a secretary/PA/Business Manager for SME's in a wide variety of fields as well as over 20 years in the not for profit and entertainment fields in event management, marketing and fundraising.
More specifically I have proven skills in the following sectors including:
Secretarial/PA: Setting agendas for meetings, Minute taking at meetings, Typing speeds of 65 – 70wpm, Excellent spelling and grammar skills, Experience in creating reports, letters, legal documents, presentations etc to a high standard, Diary management, Travel arrangements, Conference organisation (up to 200 delegates), Legal and medical secretarial experience.
Event Management: All aspects of event management from conception of event or production through to realisation/opening night including: staff and contractor hiring and supervision, budget setting and management, creative vision and realisation.
Marketing: I have proven experience in devising, creating and managing marketing campaigns both in the not for profit arts sector as well as in the retail sector. I have solid copywriting and editing skills and have also served as the editor of a community newsletter
Problem Solver: I am skilled in identifying problems and have extensive experience in creatively solving problems in a cost effective way. Specific examples include assessing and analysing a businesses administrative processes to see if tasks can be achieved more cost effectively without compromising quality of service, devising new systems and implementing them.
Compliance & Boards of Directors: I have served on boards of directors for not for profit organisations and am experienced in ensuring legislation compliance, devising and implementing policies and procedures including grievance and disciplinary.
Financial: My financial skills and experience include preparing accounts for small businesses and not for profit organisations to submit to Companies House, budgeting projects and monitoring budgets throughout projects to ensure they are completed within budget.
Personal Assistant/Business Manager/Project Manager