TalentWorld is recruiting a Personal Assistant in Toronto for one of its clients.
The Personal Assistant will be responsible for providing high level and confidential support to the Founder and Managing Partner in both corporate and personal matters.
As primary support to the Founder, the Personal Assistant will manage busy calendars, coordinate complex travel arrangements, and attend to personal matters including household management, managing and hiring household staff and organizing family appointments. The ideal candidate will be independent and proactive with previous experience providing high level Personal Assistant support to a busy executive.
Personal Assistant Responsibilities:
Management of household including hiring staff, coordinating with housekeeping and chef, as well as delivery of personal possessions.
Liaising with family and arranging personal appointments for family, including collection of personal items.
Research, book and arrange personal travel, including transportation services, accommodation, restaurant reservations, and preparation of comprehensive itineraries.
Organize personal mail and arrange for payments of all personal expenses, preparing expense reports and reconciling accordingly.
Plan business functions and events for the Founder’s personal needs, including coordination of guest lists, invitations, catering, etc.
Assist with the preparation and delivery of binders and materials for distribution to Shareholders and Board of Directors.
Extensive management and upkeep of personal and business calendars.
Research and carry out diverse and far-ranging personal requests and ensure ad hoc requests are completed in a timely manner.
Personal Assistant Qualifications:
Minimum of 5 years’ experience providing personal support to a C-level Executive required
Ability to work independently and solve conflicts with minimal direction
Excellent prioritization skills with the ability to meet deadlines and juggle multiple tasks simultaneously
Demonstrated experience managing household and personal affairs
Extremely professional and discreet, with the ability to maintain confidentiality when working with highly sensitive information
Ability to work effectively with various technology including laptops, tablets, smartphones
Strong proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to build and maintain multiple relationships with internal and external stakeholders
Salary: Up to $100,000
Location: Downtown Toronto
Employment type: Permanent
Perks: Bonus and full benefits
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