Yorkshire Wildlife Trust
YO24, York
£26,200 p.a. plus up to 9% Employer Pension Contribution
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Executive Assistant
Job reference: 17.6.178
Location: Yorkshire Wildlife Trust Head Office, York, North Yorkshire, YO24 1GN
Salary: £26,200 p.a. plus up to 9% Employer Pension Contribution
Contract type: Permanent
Working hours: Full time

Do you have significant PA and administrative experience including the ability to take minutes and service meetings? Are you a determined, yet friendly professional? Are you highly organised and able to work under pressure and to competing deadlines? If the answer is ‘yes’, then we have an exciting opportunity for you.

Yorkshire Wildlife Trust are looking to appoint an Executive Assistant. You will provide support to the Chief Executive to maximise their effectiveness and impact in our growing charity.  The role has specific responsibilities to support governance of the Trust by supporting the Chair, Trustee Board, its sub-Committees and working groups where needed.

You will support the Chief Executive to work across the Trust to undertake governance, strategy and organisational development, staff and stakeholder engagement and effective reporting for the organisation. The work programme will range from administrative support (diary organisation, travel arrangements, meeting preparation etc.) to collaborative work with senior staff (such as preparing papers or agendas) to undertaking research to support the work of the Chief Executive and Senior Leadership Team.

Closing date for receipt of completed application forms and accompanying equal opportunities monitoring form is 9am Wednesday 12th May.
Interviews will be held on Monday 24th and Tuesday 25th May.

Please note that applications received after the closing deadline will not be considered.
Please note we don’t accept CVs


If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the Apply button to be directed to our website where you can download the job description and application form.

We are committed to creating a Movement that recognises and truly values individual differences and identities. We value diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We want our people to flourish, just like nature.

YWT Company 409650; Charity no. 210807.

No agencies please.

Posted on: 22 April 2021
Closed date: 12 May 2021
Job ref: 156791_YW
Tags: Admin, Governance