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  • Posted: May 20, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
  • PepsiCo is a global food and beverage leader with net revenues of more than $65 billion and a product portfolio that includes 22 brands that generate more than $1 billion each in annual retail sales. Our main businesses - Quaker, Tropicana, Gatorade, Frito-Lay and Pepsi-Cola - make hundreds of enjoyable foods and beverages that are loved throughout the worl...
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    Executive Personal Assistant

    Provide professional and effective secretarial, administrative and financial support to the Director and the Executive Leadership team. To manage and maintain an efficiently run executive office.

    A confidential PA who works exclusively for the Functional Directors (as per above). Requires initiative in handling business and travel arrangements. Re-routes urgent matters for attention in the absence of the Directors. Communicates with company senior managers and executives of outside organisations.

    • Overall management of functional Directors office in a professional manner that reflects the core values of the Company, and supports the strategic responsibilities and objectives of the Function.
    • Liaise with, and support of, key strategic suppliers, customers, external Agencies and other members of the executive team, non-executive directors, shareholder representatives and other senior stakeholders in both the public and private sectors in order to ensure ongoing and constructive relations.
    • Organisation of Directors day and management of electronic diary which involves management of external and internal meetings, conference calls, events, etc.
    • Provide general and diverse administrative support for Directors
    • Coordinate guest visits, programme, accommodation, transport and meetings.
    • Attend to e-mails, including prioritisation thereof and handling within area of accountability in the most efficient way.
    • Handle internal and external calls efficiently and professionally.
    • Compile documents, reports and presentations for various meetings as and when required.
    • Plan and manage all international and local travel arrangements and itineraries - visa application, accommodation, flight arrangements, and arranging transportation.
    • Maintain an efficient filing system.
    • Manage contacts to ensure up-to-date database entries and track key relations.
    • Demonstrate minute taking of key Functional Team meetings
    • Alignment with COSO Control and Control Team
    • Complete T&E accurately and timeously for Directors
    • Engage with suppliers were relevant and ensure timeous payment
    • Manage the purchase of office supplies and all other items needed.

    Finance Support

    • Monitor and manage relevant budgets and project costs
    • Monitor office, travel and meeting expenses on a monthly basis
    • Monthly reconciliation of the G&A budget vs. AOP & forecast
    • Ensure sign off of the budget with Finance for Flash preparation
    • Manage and ensure business compliance
    • Management of all P2P payments with regards to Directors and their Functional team’s travel and expense report

    Key skills / Requirements

    • Maintain professional manner when liaising with team; senior management and the executive team within PepsiCo and globally within PepsiCo in South Africa
    • Maintain confidentiality in all matters
    • General office administration duties
    • Time management of BU GM/Vice President & Sales Strategy & Transformation Director
    • Efficient administrative support
    • Accurate information tabulation
    • Contribution to key power point presentations
    • Troubleshooting & Problem solving
    • Communication
    • Event Management
    • 3yr Tertiary Qualification / Secretarial Qualification
    • Excellent administration & organisational skills
    • Excellent report writing skills
    • Document management
    • High degree of computer literacy: Power Point; Excel & Word, SAP
    • Professional Minute taking of Executive Meetings
    • Minimum of 5 years experience as an executive assistant in a corporate environment / CEO /Senior Vice President
    • Minimum 5 conference & events management experience as per PA experience.
    • Experience as an Executive Assistant to 2-3 Senior Directors Simultaneously
    • Confidentiality
    • Professional communication
    • Interpersonal skills
    • Strong organisational and methodical skills
    • Attention to detail
    • High levels of self-motivation
    • Passion for service excellence
    • Ability to work under pressure
    • Drive for results
    • Integrity
    • Respect others
    • Ability to deal with Complexity

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to PepsiCo on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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