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Executive Assistant
  • Employer: Electoral Commission, The
  • Reference: CEO/PAS/08
  • Published: Mon 10/02/2020, 14:50 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 01/03/2020, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week, excluding breaks
  • Salary: £29,122
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: London, Corporation of London

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Executive Assistant

Job Title: Executive Assistant
Directorate: Chief Executive
Full Time & Permanent
Salary: £29,122 per annum
Location: London

Who We Are

The Electoral Commission is the independent body that regulates party and election finance, sets standards for well-run elections and encourages people to register to vote.

The Role

We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic Executive Assistant to work in a small team supporting our Directors.  The role will focus on providing the right support in a proactive way, allowing them to get on with the strategic elements of their role.

Who we are looking for

Previous experience in a similar role would be an advantage, but more importantly you will be self-motivated, pro-active, possess excellent administrative and IT skills and be comfortable working in a rapidly changing environment.

To be successful in this role, you will need to have:

  • Strong organisational and problem solving skills
  • Experience of actively managing competing pressures
  • An ability to prioritise and work quickly and effectively
  • Good interpersonal skills and an ability to build strong collaborative working relationships with people at all levels
  • Excellent IT skills, especially competent in the use of Microsoft Office
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail


The closing date for applications is 1 March 2020 at 23:59

Interviews will be held in the week commencing 9 March 2020

We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all sections of the community.