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PA, Capital Advisory

Date: 27-Apr-2021

Location: London, GB, W1U 8AN

Company: Knight Frank

Reference No 11578 
Title PA, Capital Advisory 
Type Permanent 
Salary Range Competitive
Division Residential 
Sub Division Knight Frank Capital Advisory 
Department Knight Frank Equity Advisory (10000927) 
Location 55 Baker Street 




Our newly appointed Head of Knight Frank Capital Advisory and Partners in the Capital Advisory Team are looking to recruit a highly motivated, proficient and reliable Personal Assistant.  This is a full time role for an experienced PA who is able to operate in a discreet, diplomatic and efficient manner.  You will be confident in offering solutions, making judgements and delivering outcomes within required timeframes.  This role would suit a strong communicator who is capable of influencing others successfully, with a professional and helpful approach.  You will have good administration skills and be able to use the relevant systems confidently with the ability to multi-task.



Main responsibilities will include:


  • Personal Assistant to the Partners which includes providing a full range of secretarial services such as diary management, travel and client arrangements
  • ‘Point of contact’ for the team, processing telephone messages and emails in a timely manner as well as monitoring team movements
  • Assist in formatting and preparing presentations, reports and other documentation using either corporate templates or Poweroint
  • Handling of private and confidential documents and information
  • Set up and/or updating electronic filing systems, records and reports for the team
  • Updating and managing HUB entries for the team
  • Invoicing and processing of expenses for the team
  • Maintenance of KFCA Equity Work in Progress (WIP) Spreadsheet
  • Appraisal coordination for department and six monthly 1:1’s
  • Liaise with in house creative and development teams re: hard copy presentations
  • Meeting minutes (when necessary)
  • Ensuring that you are up to date with KF team cards/brochures and research documents
  • Other ad hoc duties as may be required


Career Experience Required:


  • 5+ years EA/PA experience to busy senior professionals
  • Strong admin skills
  • Experience in assisting senior level staff:  You must be a self-starter who is used to confidently organising busy individuals

IT Packages/Systems


  • Microsoft Office 365; Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, OneNote, Teams, Share Point and Skype for Business
  • Database Management software; ICON; Hub, Microsoft Access, FileMaker Pro
  • Project Management software; Microsoft Project and any other in‐house systems would be advantageous
  • Design and Layout software; Microsoft Publisher, Adobe Photoshop and/or InDesign would be advantageous
  • Adobe Acrobat


Particular Aptitudes/Skills Required


  • A flexible, organised, pro-active hands-on individual is required for this role in a growing team.
  • You must be able to remain calm and keep a sense of humour in sometimes time-pressured environment.



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