Executive Assistant to the CEO


Bristol or London
£30,750 pa

Paid • Full Time • Temporary

Reference: SUS2579

Sectors: sustainable transport

Closing date: Monday, 4th February 2019  

Sustrans is the charity making it easier for people to walk and cycle. We connect people and places, create liveable neighbourhoods, transform the school run and deliver a happier, healthier commute. Take the next step in your journey by applying for the following key vacancy and join our Strategy & Governance team.

Executive Assistant to the CEO

(Ref SUS2579)

£30,750 per annum

37.5 hours per week – maternity cover - based in central Bristol or London

This exciting and responsible role will manage the day-to-day activities of the Chief Executive’s office, supporting effective decision-making at the highest level of the charity. You will work closely with the Chief Executive to ensure that they are well-informed and their time is given to strategically important activities. As part of a small, dynamic team, you will support the effective operation of Sustrans’ Executive team and Board of Trustees.

An excellent communicator and collaborator, you will have proven experience of supporting high-level decision making groups and be able to build and maintain good working relationships. You will have excellent administrative, organisational and minute-taking skills and the ability to work in a professional and efficient manner and prioritise your own workload. Your understanding of the principles of organisational governance would be an advantage, as would your commitment to our vision of a society where the way we travel creates healthier places and happier lives for everyone.

Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 09:00am on Monday 4 February 2019. Interviews will take place in Bristol on Monday 11 February 2019.

Sustrans is committed to reducing inequality, valuing diversity and enabling inclusion. We welcome applications from people with the appropriate skills from all parts of the community.

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