Recruitment: Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive

Recruitment: Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive

October 18, 2018

UpRising are recruiting for an Executive Assistant to be responsible for the administrative and executive support of the Chief Executive (CEO).


About UpRising:

Our mission is to open up the pathways to leadership for talented young adults from diverse and underrepresented backgrounds and to equip them with the knowledge, networks, skills and confidence to fulfil their leadership potential, find new opportunities and transform the world around them through social action.


The Role:

The Executive Assistant will be responsible for administrative and executive support of the Chief Executive, with tasks including but not limited to diary management, meetings support, and internal and external communications. The successful applicant will also have the opportunity to take on specific projects as agreed by the Chief Executive, including fundraising, events management, and stakeholder communications.

For more information (including job descriptions and person competencies), download our job pack.


Important application details:

Application deadline: 5pm, Friday 2nd November 2018 **IMPORTANT** The deadline is now 5pm, Monday 5th November 2018

Interview : Wednesday 14th November 2018


We would like the Executive Assistant to start as soon as possible, so you are encouraged to apply early as we will be shortlisting as soon as applications are received. 

* Please note we may begin interviews before the application deadline *


To Apply: 

1. Please send your Cover Letter and CV through our Online Portal

2. For diversity monitoring, we also request that you fill in our Equal Ops Form