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EA and Project Officer

  • Location: Watford, Hertfordshire, England, WD18 8AG
  • Salary: c.£31k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 2 months ago

We are working in partnership with a long-established organisation that protects and supports children and young people. They do this by providing practical and emotional care and support, making sure their voices are heard, and campaigning to bring lasting improvements to their lives.

They are seeking an EA and Project Officer, who will provide a comprehensive, confidential, and efficient service to the Chief Finance Officer (CFO), enabling the effective delivery of all aspects of their brief. They will also maintain daily communication to update the CFO and to take charge in co-ordinating all the deliverables to and from the CFO office, within time scales, to enable the CFO to concentrate on their wider business critical responsibilities.

The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate:

  • Recent and relevant experience of supporting an executive and/or board level positions.

  • Experience in project co-ordination/support, delivering specific tasks to deadlines, and preparing reports.

  • Advanced use of Microsoft Office packages, Teams technology, Presentation and Project management software.

  • Ability to liaise, influence and get consensus of senior officials or key senior stakeholders as required.

  • A working knowledge of the operation and functions of a Finance function.

We are seeking an organised individual, with strong co-ordination and solid multi-tasking skills, with the ability to manage a large and varied workload, ensuring tasks are completed to time and quality standards. Willingness and flexibility to travel and work outside of normal office hours, especially during periods when critical tasks and reports must be delivered to tight time targets by Finance, will be needed.

For more information, please contact Katherine Anderson-Scott, Charisma Charity Recruitment, info@charismarecruitment.co.uk or 01962 813300.

Applications should be submitted through the Charisma website and include your CV and supporting statement.

We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, colour, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, or other category protected by law.

Closing date: ASAP

(Our client is looking to appoint as soon as possible, and applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.)