London
Administrative
Competitive

About The Role

Essential duties & responsibilities

  • Book travel/accommodation for all SMT members, including UK MD & CFO
  • Expenses for all SMT members, including UK MD
  • Screening telephone calls for SMT members
  • Reception cover when receptionist is on A/L or ill (receptionist & new person to coordinate holidays and lunch breaks)
  • Set up/clear meeting rooms and greet guests for CEO, UK MD, SMT & CFO
  • Order/buy lunches for CEO, UK MD, SMT & CFO meetings when required
  • Assist with booking of internal meeting rooms for SMT members
  • Assist with booking of external venues when required
  • Helping out EA when required
  • Assist with office social events
  • Carry out any other duties that are within the scope and purpose of the job, as requested by the line manager

About You

Position specifications

The ideal candidate will have at least 6 months experience in a similar role

Essential:

  • Excellent organisational skills and the ability to prioritise a varied workload
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the confidence to liaise at all levels
  • Good project management skills
  • Demonstrate ability to use initiative and be proactive
  • Able to meet deadlines
  • Able to handle pressure of working in a busy department
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Being able to deal with confidential information and ensure discretion at all times
  • Self-motivated, disciplined and willing to learn
  • Good Microsoft skills, particularly Word and Excel
  • Ideally educated to A-Level standard or equivalent

Desirable:

  • Previous experience of assisting a Project Office
  • Previous experience of working in an MSP environment
  • MS Project Skills

About Us

Claranet combine pioneering technologies, practices, and expertise to propel our customers ambitions. Through a vibrant customer centric culture of collaboration, learning, and opportunity, we nurture a dynamic community of the best technology and service expertise spanning cloud, cybersecurity, networks, and unified communications. 

Founded in 1996, Claranet has evolved into a multi-disciplinary technology services provider with global reach. The company has annualised revenues of circa £350 million, over 6,500 customers, and more than 2,000 employees in nine countries. In the UK we have over 500 staff working in London, Gloucester, Warrington, Bristol, and Leeds, or as homeworkers.  

Claranet consistently appears in The Sunday Times Top Track 250 as one of the fastest growing privately-owned businesses in the UK. Our international success is driven by local service, out of local offices, using a mixture of local and international infrastructure, including hyperscaler clouds.

The Administrative Assistant will provide support to the Senior Management Team (“SMT”).  The successful candidate will report to the Executive Assistant.

This position is a good opportunity for an individual who is organised, has a keen eye for detail and is interested in developing project management skills.

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