PA to Director (Cumbria)

Job details

Job title PA to Director (Cumbria)
Location Calderbridge
Region Cumbria
Company Nuclear Decommissioning Authority
Salary 28000.00-30000.00 GBP per year
Duration 12 Months
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The Role


This important role will be supporting the Group Director for Nuclear Operations. This is an extremely busy role working alongside a Director who is rarely in the office, therefore a high degree of proactivity and resilience is required.

The role holder will be required to enhance the productivity of the Director through the provision of effective diary management, travel arrangements, secretarial, analytical and administrative support and working with his Executive Assistant to ensure all aspects of his role are covered.

Key Accountabilities

 Co-ordinating and maintaining the Executive’s diary, coordinating effectively between them where required, ensuring that commitments and competing demands are efficiently managed and future needs anticipated to enable them operate effectively

 Acting as first point of contact for the Executive

 Preparing all documents & correspondence

 Maintaining and updating all files and records, ensuring these are kept accurate and up-to-date for reference purposes

 Collating materials, researching and analysing background information to assist as required, including the preparation of document summaries and draft correspondence

 Scheduling 1:1 and team meetings for the team involving VC and other technology with NDA offices

 Minute taking as required and tracking actions

 Dealing internally and externally with the travel provider, liaison with stakeholders, including local groups and businesses, Site License Companies (SLCs), local and central government agencies, etc, to coordinate business meetings and other diary events

 Taking notes at progress meetings

 Ensuring required paperwork for security purposes for any meetings/visits organised is coordinated through regulatory liaison

Key Requirements

• Excellent written and oral communication skills

• Ability to show discretion when communicating sensitive and confidential information

• Ability to manage multiple tasks in an often fast paced business environment, prioritising tasks appropriately and effectively to meet internal and external deadlines

• High degree of organisational ability and attention to detail

• Self-starter, able to work unsupervised and on own initiative with the ability to multi-task

• Excellent interpersonal skills, including tact, discretion and experience of liaising with stakeholders

• Good time management

• Ability and willingness to take decisions, even in uncertain circumstances

• IT proficient in Microsoft office packages and video and telecommunications proficiency for meetings

• Ability to operate in a cross-functional team

• Flexible approach to hours of work to meet business needs

• Educated to at least A Level standard or equivalent

• Typing level 3 or equivalent (55 wpm)

• Experience of providing secretarial and PA duties to a senior manager and proven experience of providing effective office management support

Additional information about the process

PA to Director

Reference: CBS9JPNDAPA2

Location: Moor Row, Cumbria

Salary: 28-30k

Job Type: Permanent

Contact details: Charlotte Williams – – 07599 548238

Capita Resourcing is the strategic resourcing business within Capita plc. We are the chosen provider of agency workers and permanent recruitment for the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) collaborative framework, across nuclear sites and offices UK wide.

NuclearWorks welcomes applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of gender, race, disability, age or sexual orientation. NuclearWorks is a trading name of Capita Business Services Ltd. Services offered are those of an Employment Agency and Employment Business.

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