Senior Personal Assistant

KPMG Australia
18 Aug 2017
23 Aug 2017
Contract Type
  • Join a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • Immerse yourself in an inclusive, diverse and supportive culture
  • We provide an agile work environment and a career that flexes to your lifestyle
KPMG is one of the most trusted and respected global professional services firms. Through depth of expertise, clarity of insight and strength of purpose we help our clients solve complex challenges, steer change, strengthen, transition and grow. We are looking for talented people who share our purpose of inspiring confidence and empowering change for our clients, our people and our communities.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Personal Assistant to join the team on a permanent basis in Brisbane in a busy client- focused work environment.

Your new role

Multi-tasking and managing competing priorities daily, you will provide first class administrative support. As a key interface for the team both within the firm and with our clients, you will cultivate collaborative relationships and provide an exceptional level of service, information and advice. The variety in your role will come from:
  • Managing diaries, organising candidate and client meetings, and arranging domestic and international travel
  • Proactively managing workflow on behalf of the Partners and wider team
  • Providing administrative support for business development initiatives and engagements
  • Liaising with clients and building relationships with key stakeholders
  • Collating reports, creating PowerPoint presentations and document preparation
  • Project administration duties for the wider team
  • Working autonomously and managing highly confidential information
You bring to the role

It is likely you will bring a combination of the following skills and experience:
  • Confidence, personal presentation and communication skills suited to liaising at executive levels
  • Relevant experience supporting a senior team in a fast paced, corporate environment, preferably in professional services
  • A strong sense of accountability and a commitment to delivering quality service
  • Self-motivation and initiative
  • Outstanding organisational skills, a sound ability to prioritise and manage competing deadlines
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Intermediate to high level skills in the Microsoft Office suite, with SAP experience preferred.
What we offer you

We offer rewarding careers for outstanding professionals, ongoing learning and development opportunities, a collaborative and inclusive culture, and flexible and agile work practices that focus on our people's wellbeing to drive innovation and entrepreneurship. We also believe that our business plays a distinct and vital role in helping solve important social and environmental issues; and use our unique skills and expertise to help create positive and lasting impacts for our communities.

We believe diversity of thought, background and experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities. We are consistently recognised as an employer of choice for women, and our inclusive culture promotes the development of our people irrespective of gender, ethnicity, generation, flexible work status, family circumstances, sexual orientation or disability.

This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of KPMG and its ongoing success. So if you want a career where you can use your deep expertise to deliver real results, talk to us first.

Please apply for this position by submitting your confidential application online.

Advertised: 08 Aug 2017 E. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: