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Job Vacancies at Lambeth Palace

Lambeth Palace is the official residence and office of the Archbishop of Canterbury and Mrs Caroline Welby. Current job opportunities at Lambeth Palace are posted below.


PA to the Archbishop of Canterbury’s Senior Executive Assistant

Location: Lambeth Palace, London

Closing date: 5pm, Thursday 9 July 2015

Salary: £24,309 p.a. rising to £25,880 p.a. after probation period

Employment type: Permanent

As a pro-active, efficient and highly organised individual, you will provide high-quality administrative support to the Archbishop of Canterbury, his wife, and the Archbishop of Canterbury’s Senior Executive Assistant.

You will be responsible for transcribing correspondence, reports and speeches, drafting correspondence from manuscript, and receiving visitors, on behalf of the Archbishop and his Senior Executive Assistant, whilst ensuring a high degree of confidentially in all instances.

In consultation with the Senior Executive Assistant you will also provide support for the Archbishop’s wife, helping with her diary management, meeting arrangements, lunches and receptions. You will help to ensure that the Archbishop’s wife receives adequate briefing for events and is well informed of the Archbishop’s engagements.

A personable individual with previous administrative experience and good communication skills, you will deal confidently with a wide range of stakeholders, be highly competent at using Office IT packages, and have excellent diplomacy and organisational skills, as well as a keen eye for detail.

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Interviews: Tuesday 21 July 2015