Discover your dream Career
For Recruiters

GFI - Executive Assistant (12m Maternity Cover)

BGC Partners London, United Kingdom
Posted 2 months ago Permanent Competitive
Overview

The focus of this role will be primarily supporting the CEO of GFI Securities. The candidate must demonstrate experience of working in demanding and challenging roles and have the credibility to deal with Executive Managing Directors across the business and high-profile external individuals. It is critical to have a robust and resilient personality and to be able to demonstrate flexibility and the ability to prioritise effectively. It will also be crucial to gain trust with the Executives, including other EAs to be able to provide an exceptional confidential service in both private and business matters.

Main Responsibilities
  • Provide sophisticated calendar management, prioritising inquiries, and requests internally and externally, ensuring the smooth running of day-to-day engagements.
  • Arrange frequent travel complex business travel and accommodation.
  • Organise management meetings and board meetings.
  • Manage transportation and personal/company credit cards.
  • Manage incoming phone calls and emails in a professional manner.
  • Complete a variety of administrative tasks to help facilitate the CEO's ability to effectively lead the organisation e.g. expenses, signing, presentations, invoices.
  • Acting as gate keeper in the Executive area.
Personal Attributes
  • A robust, resilient personality and the ability to thrive in a busy, fast-paced and high-pressure environment.
  • Credibility to work with senior level Executive Managing Directors.
  • Ability to prioritise, with a keen sense of urgency.
  • Innovative, with the ability to identify ways to improve processes and provide a value added service.
  • Outstanding organisational and administrative skills.
  • Flexibility, able to react immediately to change with a calm demeanour.
  • Discreet and trustworthy to handle extremely confidential information on a daily basis.
  • Well-presented and articulate with an excellent telephone manner.
Agency Notice -
  • BGC Group & affiliates do not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our job alias, employees or any other company location. BGC Group & affiliates are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Please contact the Recruitment function for additional details.
Job ID  300000440241315
More jobs From BGC Partners
BGC Partners
Network Engineer
BGC Partners
London, United Kingdom
9 days ago Full time Competitive
BGC Partners
Futures Exchange Product and Sales
BGC Partners
New York, USA
10 days ago Full time Competitive
BGC Partners
GFI Trade Input Clerk - CEE Power market
BGC Partners
London, United Kingdom
16 hours ago Full time Competitive
BGC Partners
BGC Trainee Broker (Italian & Spanish Speaking) - European Gas Markets
BGC Partners
London, United Kingdom
8 days ago Full time Competitive
BGC Partners
Broker (Future Talent Pipeline)
BGC Partners
London, United Kingdom
9 days ago Full time Competitive
BGC Partners
Junior Broker
BGC Partners
London, United Kingdom
10 days ago Full time Competitive
BGC Partners
Trade Support Assistant
BGC Partners
London, United Kingdom
2 months ago Full time Competitive
BGC Partners
Java Developer
BGC Partners
London, United Kingdom
16 hours ago Full time Competitive
BGC Partners
Graduate Accounting Assistant
BGC Partners
London, United Kingdom
3 months ago Full time Competitive
BGC Partners
Investor Relations Associate
BGC Partners
New York, USA
23 days ago Full time Competitive

Boost your career

Find thousands of job opportunities by signing up to eFinancialCareers today.
Recommended Jobs
Executive Assistant
London, United Kingdom
London Stock Exchange Group
Executive Assistant
London Stock Exchange Group
London, United Kingdom
Houlihan Lokey
Personal Assistant
Houlihan Lokey
London, United Kingdom
Talent Solution TAPFIN
Executive Assistant
Talent Solution TAPFIN
London, United Kingdom
Parameta Solutions
Parameta Solutions - Executive Assistant to CEO
Parameta Solutions
London, United Kingdom