As a personal 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. Personal 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 personal assistant can also expect to answer phone calls, take notes, schedule meetings and send emails on behalf of your manager as well as organise events.
Personal assistant responsibilities:
Personal assistant tasks are different from company to company but here are some of the main PA responsibilities: