Executive Assistant

Posted by SGG - VERIFIED EMPLOYER VERIFIED25 Jan 11:31 amIkeja, Lagos

About the Job

Position Objective: Responsible for the organization and co-ordination of office operations, procedures and resources to facilitate organizational effectiveness, efficiency and safety


Position Responsibilities:

- Ensure smooth flow of work processes at the office. This includes identifying inefficient, inconsistent or undefined processes; establishing improved workflows; and getting employee buy-in and participation in change.

- Serve as office receptionist: answer phones and welcome guests.

- Act as the point person for maintenance, mail, shopping, supplies, equipment and errands. Manage related budgets.

- Maintain a safe, clean, efficient office. Keep shared work and meeting spaces, including kitchen and bathrooms, tidy, stocked and orderly.

- Manage electronic and physical filing systems. Maintain/purge files according to company policy.

- Oversee company subscriptions, memberships and sponsorships,

- Maintain Outlook calendar for CEO and support CEO in managing calendar meetings and events (preparation, confirming appointments, reminders, etc.).

- Make professional conference reservations and arrange travel and hotel accommodations for staff.

- Coordinate bimonthly board meetings, including lunch; take minutes, distribute board packets.

- Coordinate company events (lunches, bus tours, etc.). Manage event budgets.

- Support Finance Department

- Support Communication/Development/Admin Officer

- Troubleshoot office equipment issues and coordinate repairs.

- Serve as in-house expert on Microsoft Office programs including Excel, Word and PowerPoint.

- Represent the company positively and appropriately at community/industry events.

- Proactively follow trends in office management and organizational effectiveness; make recommendations for improvements.

- Oversee onboarding of new employees

- Stay updated on technical and professional knowledge by attending workshops, joining professional associations and building networks with fellow administrative professionals.

- Acquire and/or maintain Notary Public designation and capabilities.

- Proactively identify new opportunities to support staff in completing work and achieving mission.


- Four or more years of proven office management, administrative or executive assistant experience.

- Strong administrative skills with proficiency working with software such as Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), data management, and website publishing. Knowledge of Accountability Software a plus.

- Able to work independently with little or no supervision and accept responsibility and ownership at it relates to the positions duties and expectations.

- Strong reasoning and analytical skills.

- Able to earn trust of staff and clients by keeping sensitive information confidential.

- Self-starter, able to anticipate, identify and solve problems.

- Exceedingly well organized and flexible, able to juggle multiple priorities at once.

- Excellent time management skills.

- Excellent written and verbal communications skills. Strong proofreading ability.

- Quality-minded with unquestionable attention to detail.

- Positive attitude and strong interpersonal skills, able to work with people at all organizational/community levels.

- Team player, committed to working in a collaborative, team environment.


- HND OR Bsc

- Community development, real estate or banking background.

I do not want to be contacted by telemarketers.

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