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Perfecting the personal assistant job

As specialist PA recruiters, the team at Tiger are no strangers to personal assistant jobs. In fact – they are the main roles we recruit for!

From junior PA jobs to more senior positions, we recruit for a wide scope of roles across a variety of industry sectors, including financial and professional services, tech, creative, property and law. Our bespoke recruitment approach involves a focus on matching your experience and personality to the right company, ensuring that we find you the perfect fit.

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If you are looking for a personal assistant job, check out our latest roles below, or review the full list on our job search page.

PA/Office Manager - Amazing part time role new

London (West End) SALARY: £45,000 - £50,000 PER: Annum TERM: Permanent

This is a really great opportunity to be part of a renowned small property company. They are seeking a part time PA/Office manager to join their friendly team in Central London. This company is well established...

POSTED: 03 Dec 2021 JOB ID: ABOM4482

Experienced Part-Time PA – Central London new

London (West End) SALARY: £40,000 - £50,000 PER: Annum TERM: Permanent

We have an exciting new opportunity for an experienced PA to join an established property development company based near Oxford Circus. This is a great opening for someone who has previously worked as a PA in...

POSTED: 02 Dec 2021 JOB ID: JBLRDPA24471

PA to C-Suite new

London (City of) SALARY: £40,000 - £45,000 PER: Annum TERM: Permanent

A wonderful opportunity has arisen for a superstar PA who is well-presented and switched-on to support 2 Executives at the C-Suite level in an international bank based in the City.WHAT YOU’LL DOExtensive diary and inbox management...

POSTED: 02 Dec 2021 JOB ID: CPDIGI24466

EA new

London (City of) SALARY: £48,000 - £52,000 PER: Annum TERM: Permanent

A wonderful opportunity has arisen for a superstar EA who is well-presented and switched-on to support a busy Department Head in an international bank based in the City.WHAT YOU’LL DOExtensive diary and inbox managementExtensive travel booking...

POSTED: 02 Dec 2021 JOB ID: CPHOWM24464

EA to CEO & CFO new

London (City of) SALARY: £50,000 - £55,000 PER: Annum TERM: Permanent

A wonderful opportunity has arisen for a superstar EA who is well-presented and switched-on to support a busy CEO & CFO and manage the Executive Support team in an international bank based in the City.WHAT YOU’LL...

POSTED: 02 Dec 2021 JOB ID: CPCEO24463

EA - Investment Management new

London (West End) SALARY: £40,000 - £45,000 PER: Annum TERM: Permanent

EAFTC to perm Up to £45,000My client, a global Investment Management firm in central London are looking for an experience EA to join an incredibly busy and fast-paced team. For this role, the successful applicant will...

POSTED: 02 Dec 2021 JOB ID: AJLTA22291

PA - Frankfurt, Germany new

Europe SALARY: £45,000 - £70,000 PER: Annum TERM: Permanent

My client is an international financial services firm with a great reputation. They have a number of offices around the World and a boutique office in Frankfurt, Germany. Their team is made up of Investment professionals...

POSTED: 02 Dec 2021 JOB ID: DMPAFRANKFURT

EA to CEO new

London (Greater) SALARY: £40,000 - £45,000 PER: Annum TERM: Permanent

EA to CEO London £40,000 - £45,000The unique opportunity has arisen for an experienced and confident Executive Assistant to join a vibrant and growing Tech start-up. This is the perfect chance for a self-starter EA to...

POSTED: 01 Dec 2021 JOB ID: CFTRIPS24455

PA to Head at Top School - Central London new

London (West End) SALARY: £33,000 - £36,000 PER: Annum TERM: Permanent

This is a really exciting opportunity for an experienced PA join a top independent school in Central London as a PA to the Head. It will be a very fast-paced and dynamic role where you need...

POSTED: 01 Dec 2021 JOB ID: ADEDU4454

PA new

London (West End) SALARY: £45,000 - £55,000 PER: Annum TERM: Permanent

WE have an incredible opportunity for a dynamic PA looking for a step up in their career, working in a vibrant office in Central London.This is a key role supporting three Senior Managers in the London...

POSTED: 30 Nov 2021 JOB ID: EBPENI4411

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Temporary, contract and permanent PA roles

Your responsibilities as a PA depends on the team, business and industry in which you are working. If you are providing high-level support to just one individual, such as a C-Suite executive or partner, you may find yourself completely managing their working life, managing complex diaries, booking global travel, managing inboxes and arranging meetings and other events.

A team PA will also be required to manage diaries and travel, but may do so for a wider team, while also acting as the first point of contact, preparing relevant business documents and conducting any other administrative duties.  Whatever you’re looking for, our expert team of PA recruitment consultants will work with you to find the perfect position.

We recruit both permanent and temporary PA jobs in London and beyond. Both our permanent and temporary consultants are experts in their fields and have comprehensive experience in matching impressive PAs to employers of choice. Find out more about the team here.

So, if you are looking for a senior PA job in London or internationally, we can make your search an enjoyable and stress-free experience.

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Advantages of being a personal assistant in London

London is one of the best cities in the world to be a personal assistant, as it affords unrivalled opportunities in terms of experience, training and challenges. London’s status as one of the commercial capitals in the world means the roles we recruit for are diverse, dynamic and with some of the world’s best businesses.

Because of this, London also offers some for the best training for candidates looking for PA jobs. Upskill online or speak to a consultant who can advise you of places to develop your PA skills in London.

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Skills needed to be a PA in London

Whilst there are plenty of PA jobs in London, the competition is also fierce, so the more skills or experience you have under your belt, the more chance you have of landing your perfect personal assistant job.

The role of PA in London has changed dramatically from the 1980s. There is less call for those with traditional PA skills and more of a demand for candidates to have all-round capabilities, including excellent organisational and project management skills and a strong knowledge of MS Office systems. In particular, all candidates should be confident in pulling together mail merges in Word; collating expenses and generating charts and tables in Excel and creating presentations or slideshows with custom animation in Powerpoint.

One of the most important skills for personal assistants in London is MS Outlook. Successful PA candidates need to be confident arranging diaries and travel using the diary functions, especially across multiple time zones.

Finally, it is expected that candidates can type at least 50WPM accurately. At Tiger, we are required by our clients to test all candidates and can provide you with your scores.

How much does a PA earn?

A PA’s salary depends completely on the role and industry they are based in. In professional and financial services, they can expect to earn anywhere between £30,000-£60,000, while in creative and not-for-profit industries, the salary expands from £28,000- £50,000.

In a family office, a PA’s salary can range from £30,000- £60,000, while a virtual personal assistant can charge anywhere between £25-30 p/h.

Virtual personal assistant

Senior PAs that are looking for more flexibility, or returning to work after parental leave, may look for a virtual personal assistant (VA) job. This role requires the same organisation, communication and time management skills of a PA, but is completed from the comfort of your home.

Just like a personal assistant job based in an office, a VA will usually look after diaries and inboxes, book travel and organise events. They may also work on larger projects, overseeing the entire process.

Virtual PA jobs

PA Job Descriptions

If you’re considering a career in personal assistance, know that they come in all shapes and sizes! We’ve put together sample job descriptions to help you gain a better understanding of what might be in store:

Personal assistant job description
Private PA job description
Travelling PA job description

Job Descriptions

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