Events Assistant

Location
East Central London
Salary
Up to 11.02ph
Posted
04 Jan 2017
Closes
01 Feb 2017
Ref
compass/TP/83355/26777/SP
Contact
Miss Stacey Phillips
Job Function
Food & Beverage
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

At Restaurant Associates our vision is simple - 'Bringing people together with brilliant food, brilliant service and brilliant associates'

Our inspirational food is alive with flavour and nutrition, sourced in a socially responsible manner for the well-being of our customers,communities and the environment and we match this with the excellent service of our brilliant associates.

Our values are our DNA - INSPIRATIONAL FOOD - INNOVATIVE SPIRIT - ASSOCIATES WHO EXCEL - STRONGER TOGETHER

Package description

Compass Group UK & Ireland offers excellent career and development opportunities, as an organisation that's proud of its great people, we believe in the opportunity to recognise and share success, that's why we offer a competitive salary, pension scheme and life assurance, sick pay, and company discounts. And because life isn't only about work, we offer a good annual leave entitlement too.

Main responsibilities

We are looking for an Events Assistant to provide admin/operational assistance to the Client Events Manager in a very busy corporate environment

Additional duties will be assisting with our busy internal helpdesk (meeting room management/ reports/ maintenance & cleaning requests)

Essential requirements: good knowledge of Microsoft Office, great communications skills, customer service focused, team player and flexibility

Previous experience required: corporate and hospitality environment, 5* customer service, team management.

Full training will be provided

Ideal candidate

Previous experience in an administrative role

High standard of literacy skills

Financial background an advantage

Excellent telephone manner

Excellent working knowledge of Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Good organisational, planning and time managements skills

The ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality

The ideal candidate will be flexible around working with the client help desk as well as an administrator for their events team.”

About the company

Our Company vision is Great People, Great Service, Great Results and we believe your contribution is crucial to the success of the business. To achieve our vision we live by the values of Integrity, Teamwork, Passion, Can-do and Responsibility.