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Junior Executive Assistant – Commodities and Global Markets


We currently have an exciting opportunity for a junior Executive Assistant to support our Commodities and Global Markets Group, based in Singapore. 

Working in a fast-paced trading environment your role will involve extensive diary management including arranging both internal and external meetings, face to face and virtual. There will be extensive (up to weekly) international travel and accommodation, visas, meeting rooms and restaurant coordination. Your role will require regular interaction with other assistants (both internal and external companies and clients) including coordination conference calls with international offices and managing different time zones.  

In addition, you will oversee multiple video calls per week which includes managing the waiting room, agenda, participants, and presentations when required. Extensive inbox management is needed including filing of emails and arranging paperwork and board level documents for meetings. You will be involved in event planning for both internal and external functions as well as compilation of out-of-pocket expenses and completion of expense claims. You will be required to answer all calls professionally and in a timely manner, raise invoices and assist with the approval of invoices, and enter contacts, client meetings and meeting notes into Salesforce and LinkedIn. 

You will have 1-2 years’ experience as an Executive Assistant and/or Team Assistant in a professional environment, ideally within financial services industry. You will be able to demonstrate a proactive approach with the ability to fully understand the nature of the business and priorities within the team. You will have a high degree of discretion, confidentiality, professionalism, and exceptional attention to detail. You will be a clear communicator, confident in liaising with Executives across all levels of the business hierarchy, both internally and externally. Strong organisational, planning and multi-tasking abilities will also underpin your success, ensuring you are able to effectively manage conflicting priorities.

You will be a strong collaborator with the Global EA team, resourceful and able to work independently. You will thrive in a dynamic business where accuracy, hard work and flexibility are imperative. 

About Commodities and Global Markets

Commodities and Global Markets provides clients with an integrated, end-to-end offering across global markets including equities, fixed income, foreign exchange and commodities.

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The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths, and in combination with our inclusive environment, it enables us to deliver innovative and sustainable outcomes for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. From day one, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’ is as inspiring to you as it is to us, please apply. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways.

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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 17,000+ employees and offices in 33 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.

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Job no: CGM-961341
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Singapore
Category: Junior, Administration & Support
Group: Commodities and Global Markets
Division: Central
Recruiter: Chloe Yang
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