Executive Assistant – Marketing & Business Development - ( 2000006D )
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer is a major international law firm, providing business law advice of the highest quality. We want to be the law firm that clients turn to for legal advice where it most matters, wherever in the world that may be. The Firm has over 2,400 lawyers in 29 offices around the world, providing a comprehensive service to national and multinational corporations, financial institutions and governments.
Our people make our firm - we are a people business and want to create a welcoming and supportive environment where all can flourish. We see diversity as a strength which creates fresh perspectives and generates new ideas. We enjoy our work and are determined to do an outstanding job. We deliver best when working in teams.
We think and work globally - we don’t just say we are one firm; we act like one firm right across the world. We work wherever our clients need us. This is how we define ourselves, not by reference to where we have offices. Cross-border work isn’t just what we do, it is what we excel at. We understand what it really takes to work across different legal systems and commercial environments and to bridge language and cultural gaps.
We aim to add value in everything we do - we are passionate about helping our clients succeed. We use our experience and creativity to help clients make judgements and achieve their goals. In everything we do, we seek to make a real difference to the communities in which we operate.
Our London office is at the heart of our global network, in one of the most exciting world cities. London is arguably the world’s greatest financial centre: all of the world’s leading financial institutions have a significant presence here. It’s home to the headquarters of more than 100 of Europe’s largest companies. Our London team has a reputation that’s second to none.
They’re the team the world’s leading businesses turn to for help with their most challenging problems. They work with colleagues around the world on complex, cross-border deals and disputes.
Whether you join as a lawyer, a recent graduate or in a business services role, London is a great place to work. You will have the opportunity to work on challenging, engaging work that will give you the opportunity to make your mark and progress your career. We believe there is no better place to work.
Marketing & Business Development (MBD)
MBD is a dynamic and global team made up of business development and communications experts, designers, researchers and marketing campaign managers. Some shape the client strategy and create campaigns that lead our digital presence; others work with journalists, create high-profile events, develop compelling pitches, and research complex business issues. Together, we define the client experience and shape the perception of Freshfields around the globe.
Summary of role
This role is for a proactive and highly competent EA who will operate successfully in a high performing and fast-paced environment, providing professional and client-focussed support to the Chief Marketing & Business Development Officer (CMO) and other senior stakeholders in the Marketing & Business Development (MBD) function. Reporting to the Practice Group Manager, the individual needs to be adaptable to and supportive of change whilst sufficiently experienced to influence stakeholders and build relationships. The role holder will be required to undertake complex tasks and projects and will play a critical role in managing all routine and daily administrative tasks for the CMO and other senior stakeholders within MBD. A degree of flexibility around working hours is expected with this role.
To support the CMO:
To support other senior stakeholders in the MBD team:
To support the wider MBD team:
Job: Secretarial Support
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular
Job Type: Standard
Job Posting: Aug 10, 2020, 12:47:05 PM
Source : Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer