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Business Assistant to Head of Strategy & Business Development

Executive Assistants & PA
£40000 - £50000 per annum
03-07-2020 09:27 AM
All London
Business Assistant to the Head of Strategy & Business Development
12month FTC
£40,000 - £50,000
West End

Our client are the largest property owner in London's West End. They are currently looking for an ambitious candidate to come in on a 12month contract, to provide professional assistance to the Head of Strategy & Business Development by proactively undertaking a wide range of senior administrative tasks.

The Business Assistant duties will include;  

  • Have a clear idea of the aims and objectives of Head of Strategy and BD in order to anticipate needs  
  • Coordinate and proactively engage with the Corporate Strategy project
  • Work closely with the team coordinator for Strategy & Business Development team to ensure an effective
  • Develop key relationships with senior internal stakeholders, including Executive, Leadership and Board members while also building relationships with external stakeholders
  • Carry out background research on people and topics to provide suitable briefing notes in advance of meetings and speaking engagements


  • Tactful, trustworthy, resilient, independent working style
  • Strong influencing and relationship-building skills
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Agile and comfortable working in ambiguous and changeable environments
  • Strong commercial awareness
  • Highly discrete, maintaining confidentiality at all times
  • Highly competent in use of MS Office skills, particularly PowerPoint, Word and Excel


  • Experience of supporting the production of documents, reports, board papers and presentations for senior level stakeholders and meetings
  • Experience of working within a project environment with experience of project/programme co-ordination/administration is highly desirable ideally within research and strategy.

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