As a assistant (often shortened to PA), you will work closely with senior managerial or executive staff to provide administrative support, usually on a one-to-one basis. Assistant careers are varied and you will play a pivotal role in helping a manager to make best use of their time with administrative and secretarial tasks.
The role of a personal assistant is such an important one in any business. PA duties can include everything from helping with time and daily management, scheduling of meetings, correspondence, and note-taking. The assistant can also expect to answer phone calls, take notes, schedule meetings and send emails on behalf of your manager as well as organize events.
Personal assistant tasks are different from company to company but here are some of the main PA responsibilities: