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Executive Assistant

  • Banijay UK
  • United Kingdom
  • 31/10/2023
Full time Admin-Clerical

Job Description


Banijay stands as the largest international content producer and distributor; home to over 120 production companies across 22 territories, and a multi-genre catalogue boasting over 88,000 hours of original standout programming.

A collective of creative entrepreneurs, the group represents some of the biggest global brands including Survivor, Big Brother, Peaky Blinders, Temptation Island, MasterChef, Wallander, The Kardashians, Mr Bean, The Wall, Hunted, Black Mirror, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition and Deal or No Deal among others. Imagining and delivering high-quality multi-genre IP that was born locally and travels globally, the business offers the best stories told the best way.

Built on independence, creative freedom, entrepreneurialism and commercial acumen, the company, launched in 2008, operates under the direction of Chief Executive Officer, Marco Bassetti..

Job Purpose

Executive support to the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Commercial Officer.

Main Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Diary management for COO and CCO.
  • Coordination of travel arrangements.
  • Administration of expenses for COO & CCO.
  • Preparing the Who’s Who and organisation charts.
  • Preparation of management and board presentations.
  • Organise and prepare for meetings, including gathering and creation of documents.
  • Ordering stationery, kitchen/office items and gifts as required.
  • The point of contact among executives, employees, clients and other external partners.
  • Management of specific project tasks as required.
  • Maintaining confidential and sensitive information.
  • Assisting with coordination of office management alongside UK Facilities team.
  • Assisting with office moves and set-up alongside UK Facilities team.
  • Organisation of team and social events.
  • General administration and other duties as required.

Knowledge & Skills

  • Several years’ experience as an Executive Assistant to C-level Executives.
  • Previous experience working within an international company.
  • Exceptionally well organised.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Good multi-tasker and forward thinker.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to work with speed, accuracy, and confidentiality.
  • Friendly and approachable manor with a can-do attitude.
  • Excellent knowledge of Outlook, and all Microsoft Programs.

Reporting to: Chief Commercial Officer

Contract Type: Full time, 6 months fixed term contract

Location: Shepherd's Bush, London, UK

Hours: 9:30am – 6pm