Personal Assistant to CEO (Part-Time - 21 hours)

Penryn, Cornwall
£17,000-£19,000 Pro Rata
14 Jun 2017
21 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Part Time

We are delighted to be working with Sea Sanctuary, an innovative marine-based, mental health charity, founded in 2006, and the only charity of its kind. Sea Sanctuary supports some of the most vulnerable people in society and was established to provide a different approach and treatment facility. The Sea Sanctuary team hold the assumption that all people accessing the service have the potential to actualize their abilities given the right therapeutic environment; using the setting of the sea we seek to promote, develop and maintain positive mental health and wellbeing.

With the purchase of a new boat and other exciting developments ahead, the CEO needs the help of a Personal Assistant who will be responsible for:-

  • Organising, attending and taking minutes at meetings
  • Managing travel arrangements and related budgets
  • Diary management
  • Being the first point of contact by email and telephone on behalf of the CEO
  • Reviewing and improving processes and systems
  • Managing, leading or co-ordinating projects, undertaking research on behalf of the CEO

We are looking for someone who can meet the following requirements:-

  • To have a commitment to improving mental health and wellbeing
  • Able to work without supervision and be calm under pressure
  • Have a flexible and adaptable approach to their work
  • Will be able to demonstrate empathy and confidentiality
  • Will be highly IT Literate and have experience of using Social Media in a work environment
  • Ideally previous experience as a PA

This is a unique opportunity to work with not only a innovative and ground breaking charity but also a creative, pioneering and insightful CEO who will develop and challenge you.

If you would like to find out more, please send your CV to Jackie Dawkins, Shine Charity Recruitment

Closing date 21st June - first interview with Jackie Dawkins