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PA to Chief Executive & Head of HR

Location: Head Office, London W10
Apply Before: 29th October 2021

We are looking for a professional, discreet and highly-organised person to join the Chief Executive’s office at our West London, HQ. This is a full-time position and involves the provision of general secretarial and administrative support to the CEO and Head of Human Resources to ensure the smooth running of the CEO’s office and maintain continuity in their absence.

Previous secretarial/office experience, in a similar role would be a great advantage. The ideal candidate would hold an Executive PA diploma and/or have attended an extensive secretarial training course. It therefore goes without saying that strong computer skills are an essential requirement. A good telephone manner is crucial along with fluency in written and spoken English.

The role includes:
• Setting up meetings and diary management
• Handling telephone calls and correspondence
• Looking after visitors
• Booking of travel
• Preparing and organising agendas and taking minutes of meetings.
• Organisation of miscellaneous social and wellbeing events such as happy hours, yoga, meditation and shopping events
• General HR administration e.g. following up references, data entry, right to work checks, recruitment advertising, coordination of schedules for work experience students and so forth.

A clean driving license would be a bonus but is not essential for the position

Please apply in writing including a CV and accompanying letter stating both current and expected salaries to  [email protected]

Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted.

No agencies, please.

Product Development Coordinator - Homewares

Location: Head Office, London W10
Apply Before: 30th September 2021

We have an exceptional and exciting opportunity within our Product Development Team working on a diverse range of homewares/finished products with a particular focus on bed & bath, floor rugs, woven throws and decorative cushions.

Proven experience in sourcing/developing private label ranges for textile/home accessories for new and existing product areas - the ideal candidate will already be working with own branded label collections for a retail group or similar. We are ideally looking for applicants with minimum 4+ years’ experience and a degree level qualification in textiles or similar will be a distinct advantage.

Applicants will demonstrate an ability to work well within a small, dedicated team and delivering to tight deadlines under pressure. Excellent administrative, numerical, communication and negotiation skills are essential for this role.

Please apply in writing including a CV and accompanying letter stating both current and expected salaries to  [email protected]

Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted.

No agencies, please.

Designers Guild is an expanding global company famous for its innovative, creative designs in home furnishings and interior design.

For over 30 years our reputation and distinctive image has been developed and as we grow we continually seek to recruit dynamic, motivated and committed employees. We value individual talent and have exciting opportunities within a wide range of jobs.

Designers Guild strives to be an equal opportunities employer and does not discriminate on the grounds of race, sex, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief, age, marital status, national origin, or any other basis protected by applicable law.

We offer competitive salaries and benefits. We will also provide you with training and development to help you succeed. To find opportunities that interest you, please look at our current vacancies on this page, which will also show details of how to apply. We will only contact those persons selected for further consideration.

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