Job purpose and background
Are you passionate about the environment? Are you looking for the next step in your executive assistant career? Do you want to work for an ethical company and help us drive environmental change? CDP are looking for a new Executive Assistant to support our COO with their impactful work. You will work with our global offices from Tokyo to New York supporting the COO with efficient and effective administrative support.
As this is a brand-new role in CDP you will have the opportunity to make it your own. You will be a highly organised person, responsible for diary management and meeting administration for the COO and global senior management team. In addition to this you will also have the opportunity to get involved in research, communications work, project administration and process improvement.
CDP is an international non-profit that drives companies and governments to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, safeguard water resources and protect forests. Over 7,000 companies and 750 cities, states and regions disclose their environmental data to CDP. Our platform is one of the richest sources of information globally on how companies and governments are driving environmental change. By working with institutional investors with assets of US$87 trillion, we leverage investor and buyer power to motivate companies to disclose and manage their environmental impacts. Visit https://cdp.net/en or follow us @CDP to find out more.
Key tasks and responsibilities
This role profile is not exhaustive and is subject to review in conjunction with the yearly performance review cycle.
Required experience and skills:
Please note: No travel is required for this role, you will be working at our central London office
Salary and benefits: £32,000 - £38,000 per annum, 30 days’ holiday excluding bank holidays, generous non-contributory pension provision, annual discretionary bonus (depending on company performance), Employee Assistance Programme, Life assurance, Training and development, Flexible working opportunities and others.
Interested applicants must be eligible to work legally in the UK.
Before you apply
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How to apply
Please email your CV and a covering letter setting out how you meet the required skills and experience or key responsibilities, which should be no more than two pages, to [email protected] with “EA to the COO” in the subject. The deadline is 5pm GMT on Wednesday 18th September. Interviews will be held on the afternoon of 26th September 2019.