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Executive Assistant - Fixed Term Contract

London

This is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic Executive Assistant like you to apply your existing experience and develop your career. This is a fast-paced role requiring a positive, confident, and proactive approach in a pressurised environment.

Macquarie Asset Management is seeking an Executive Assistant with your experience to support their Real Assets division, supporting a team on a fixed term contract until June 2022.

Your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to: 

  • extensive calendar management, including booking meetings, managing conflicts and booking rooms/catering etc
  • making travel and accommodation arrangements and organising visas
  • processing purchase orders and invoices using Coupa
  • processing the team’s monthly Amex / personal expense claims using Concur ensuring all deadlines are met
  • producing and coordinating documents for board papers and meetings including printing, binding, scanning
  • general ad hoc requests and support including organising events for the team
  • providing support for other Executive Assistants as required. 

To be successful in this role you will have a minimum of 5 years work experience supporting senior directors and a team within a fast-paced office environment.  You will have strong Outlook experience and be able to manage several calendars, working across different time zones.

You will also have excellent Microsoft Office knowledge; be able to manage information flow in a timely and accurate manner; have exceptional organizational and time management skills; and have excellent attention to detail and verbal and written communications skills.

The ability to balance conflicting priorities and make decisions accordingly and having a proactive and enthusiastic attitude, with the ability to anticipate needs of team members and act as necessary are also essential. Good judgement and discretion when dealing with confidential matters and being able to working as part of a team will be beneficial in this role.

If you are ready to take on a new role in a busy team, we look forward to hearing from you.

About Macquarie Asset Management

Macquarie Asset Management is a large scale, global asset manager, providing clients with access to a diverse range of capabilities and products across infrastructure, real estate, natural resources, private credit, fixed income, equities, multi-asset and liquid alternatives. As at 31 March 2021, Macquarie Asset Management had $A562.2 billion of assets under management.

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.

As an inclusive employer, Macquarie does not discriminate on the grounds of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, race (including colour and ethnic or national origins), religion or belief.

Joining Macquarie means you’ll be able to work in a way that suits you best. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways. Talk to us about what working arrangements would help you thrive.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 16,000+ employees and offices in 32 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

Find out more at www.macquarie.com/careers

Job no: MAM-960578
Work type: Fixed term
Location: London
Category: Mid-level, Administration & Support
Group: Macquarie Asset Management
Recruiter: Emily Northcott
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