London is a fantastic place to work as a Team Secretary given the vast range of industry and companies that call the capital their home. Team Secretaries are needed in all sectors, from Healthcare, Banking, Media, even through to the Entertainment industry, so the variety of positions in London makes the city a great choice. In London, you can expect to earn around £25,000 as a Team Secretary which is just above the national average of £24,000 per year.
Getting a job as a Team Secretary in London is a great way to work in a variety of industries and teams and become an integral part of a company. Team Secretaries are vital members of the team who look after a group of individuals and provide admin and support as well as ad hoc office jobs.
As a Team Secretary, you will most likely manage the calendars and diaries of a number of people including Brand Managers, Head of Recruitment and often even the top level employers like CFO's and CEO's. Your daily tasks will include booking meeting rooms, organising transport, office equipment, scheduling meetings and drafting emails for a variety of different team members.
Given the nature of this role, excellent organisation skills are essential, as are brilliant communication skills, and the ability to prioritise tasks and work effectively under a lot of pressure. You’ll need a professional manner as you will often be the initial representative of the top level managers in the company, and will often have to meet and interact with high level clients. Good IT skills and office experience is needed, as is a friendly and approachable demeanour.