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Senior Executive Assistant

Job Description and Requirements

Job description / Role

A great opportunity has arisen for a Senior Executive Assistant to join one of our clients who is a global shipping and logistics business based in Bahrain. We are looking for an impressive and polished Executive Assistant to join the team who demonstrates impeccable standards, high energy and drive. Experience within the industrial sector or logistics business would be an added benefit.

Directly supporting the Chief Executive Officer this position requires the ability to work independently, exercise good judgment with regard to highly sensitive and confidential matters and the candidate must have excellent administrative and interpersonal skills with a strong business acumen in order to work within a diverse team.



• Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or similar is strongly preferred.
• 7 years+ of progressive experience supporting C-Level executives.
• In-depth experience and knowledge of organizational operations, policies and procedures.
• Ability to deal effectively with diverse individuals at all organizational levels.
• High level of professionalism, integrity and discretion.
• Exceptional attention to detail.
• Excellent problem solving and organization skills.
• Outstanding verbal and written skills.
• Strong technical IT knowledge.
• Prior experience in the shipping and logistics field supporting executives is strongly preferred.

Applications will be considered if you have the relevant experience and your skill set match those required and stipulated within the advert text.

Due to the high number of inbounds applications for this role, please note that we are only able to connect with shortlisted candidates. If you do not hear from one of our recruitment team in the next 10 days please consider your application unsuccessful on this occasion.