Dutch Speaking Executive Assistant FTC 12 Months
The Macquarie Capital Infrastructure Investment and Development Team in London are looking for a remote Executive Assistant with your experience to join the team on a 12-month fixed term contract supporting 1 Senior Managing Director in Amsterdam.
This role is demanding and fast paced, requiring a positive, confident and proactive approach as well as exceptional time and diary management skills.
You will be involved in extensive diary management including arranging both internal and external meetings plus video and conference calls. You will have regular interaction with assistants (internal and external companies) including coordinating conference calls with international offices and managing different time zones. You will also be responsible for: booking extensive and complex business travel and accommodation, visas, meeting rooms, conference calls, restaurants etc; answering all calls professionally and in a timely manner, passing on messages to the team; compilation of out-of-pocket expenses and completion of expense claims; processing large amounts of transaction related invoices; entering contacts, client meetings and meeting notes into CRM; event planning for both internal and external functions; and printing, binding, scanning, and filing.
To be successful in this role you will have a proven track record in providing Executive Assistant support within the Professional Services industry. You will also be able to demonstrate a proactive approach with the ability to prioritise tasks within the team.
You will also have:
- the ability to work well under pressure, manage workload and deadlines effectively
- comprehensive PC skills, including Intermediate Word, Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint
- be extremely organised with excellent attention to detail and follow-through
- be resourceful and have the ability to work independently as well as within a team
- thrive in a dynamic business where accuracy, hard work and flexibility are imperative
- have excellent verbal and written communication skills in both English and Dutch
- the ability to exercise appropriate judgment and discretion, especially when handling confidential information
- ability to work with various personality types.
If this sounds like your next role, then please apply now! About Macquarie Capital
Macquarie Capital offers global capability in M&A Advisory, Debt and Equity Capital Markets, Principal Finance, and Equity Trading and Research underpinned by deep specialist expertise across a range of sectors. Our people are empowered to think innovatively to address client challenges and originate opportunities, thinking beyond individual transactions to become a trusted adviser and partner over the long haul. From origination to execution, our unique combination of ideas, capital and expertise is transforming opportunity into reality for our clients and partners around the world.
With staff in 35 offices transacting across 31 countries, Macquarie Capital is a truly global business. A role in the team will expose you to a dynamic working environment and the opportunity to contribute to high-profile transactions whilst working in a business with the best people in the industry. Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths, and an inclusive workplace enables us to embrace that diversity to deliver more innovative and sustainable solutions for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. At Macquarie, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If you're inspired to deliver on our purpose of 'empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future', we want you on our team. If you need adjustments made to the recruitment process, please reach out to your recruiter.
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