Hertsmere is located in southern Hertfordshire – we are 13 miles from Central London and within the M25. We adjoin Greater London with excellent road and rail links making London and the Home Counties easily accessible. The Council Offices are situated in Borehamwood within Zone 6 and with a direct rail link into London Kings Cross St. Pancras. The area is an internationally renowned centre for film and television production, home to BBC Elstree and Elstree Studios (a council owned asset).
We are looking for an experienced Personal Assistant to join our small friendly team to provide the full range of PA support to the Executive Director and the Executive Suite.
The successful candidate will be well-organised and efficient and able to complete tasks independently and maintain confidentiality in all situations. They will be able to adjust to changing priorities, work rapidly and accurately and have the ability to confidently communicate with all levels of staff, management, Councillors and the general public.
Applicants will have excellent administrative experience within a similar role working within a complex organisation. They will be able to use Microsoft Office, Excel and PowerPoint to a high standard.
The post is offered on a full time, permanent basis (36 hours per week). Some homeworking is available but the role requires the post holder to be present in the office when the Executive Director is working there.
Benefits include 25 – 30 days annual leave (depending on length of Local Government service) plus one floating day per annum, local government pension scheme, flexible working hours (including home working), free car parking, free use of leisure facilities, cycle scheme, season ticket loans and access to a large staff roof garden..
Please follow the link to apply on line. For further information on the borough and our benefits, visit www.hertsmerecareers.co.uk
Closing date: Midday, 21 October 2021