UA92

Executive Assistant to the Principal and CEO

University Academy 92 (UA92)

Transform Higher Education: Join the UA92 Team 

UA92 is a new higher education institution that's daring to be different. Open to students in 2019, we are looking to build a “best in class” team of expert educators and experienced professionals, with the ability to develop UA92 from the ground up and drive this new venture forwards at pace, establishing it quickly as a sector leader.

At UA92, you will have the opportunity to make an impact in an organisation where change is constant, challenging convention is embraced and the vision is big!

If you’re a highly skilled, forward-thinking team player with an entrepreneurial spirit and a passion for social mobility through life-transforming, career-making higher education, then we’re keen to hear from you!

THE ROLE 

We are currently looking to recruit an Executive Assistant. The successful applicant will be a self-starter, a genuine team player and someone with the drive, determination and resilience needed to help us to build this revolutionary new organisation from the ground up; an individual who essentially embodies the ethos and core principles of UA92 (which apply to our employees as much as they do to our students).

Reporting to our recently appointed Principal (and Chief Executive Officer) you will be responsible for:

  • Providing a dedicated executive support service to the Principal including managing diary commitments, supporting workload management and prioritisation; forward planning of activities; the co-ordination and arrangement of internal and external appointments and ensuring deadlines are anticipated and managed.
  • Managing and prioritising all forms of incoming correspondence and communications, ensuring a timely and professional response.
  • Assisting with the management of all internal and external relations, providing proactive contact and communications management and ensuring that strong professional relationships, partnerships and networks are built and maintained.

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR 

The successful candidate will have / be:

  • Experience of working as an Executive Assistant or senior administrator directly supporting a senior executive in a fast paced, customer focused environment.
  • Project planning and management skills with the ability to see tasks through to completion, to work at pace / under pressure and to meet deadlines.
  • Excellent knowledge and experience of using information technology and management systems together with strong oral and written communication and presentation skills.
  • A high level of integrity with a personal style that inspires trust and confidence.

For further information about UA92 and all current and future job vacancies, please visit www.ua92.ac.uk

UA92 values diversity and is committed to equal opportunities. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.