We are looking for a Personal Assistant to join our world-class team in our Edinburgh office on a full-time basis. The person fulfilling this role will support our Chief Technology Officer & Chief Evangelist in his everyday operations.
The Chief Technology Officer & Chief Evangelist’s schedule includes continuous worldwide travel, business-critical meetings with key stakeholders, and frequent, high-profile public appearances. To support a successful performance and the accomplishment of critical responsibilities will require significant flexibility and intuition from the Personal Assistant.
You’ll make an impact by
Being proactive, able to anticipate and act on your own initiative.
Taking ownership of being an ambassador for the CTO, acting as the main point of contact when the CTO is out of the office
Exploring new ways to ensure the CTO’s day runs smoothly
Being well-organised; a highly focused and energetic person who is confident in multi-tasking and dealing with variety Identifying opportunities to value add and improve the effectiveness of the CTO
You will thrive if you
Love the energy, intensity and excitement of a fast-growing company in a sector undergoing significant transition.
Demonstrate reliability, transparency, open-mindedness, aspiration and rigour.
Maintain a high level of efficiency, dependability and emotional intelligence
Can anticipate and carry out duties as necessary, which may include administrative tasks such as managing emails and making phone calls
Have excellent oral and written communication skills.
Are able to organise a calendar and keep track of multiple projects at the same time
Are confident when it comes to direct liaison and preparation with external organisations prior to meetings to ensure objectives are achieved
Have a proven track record of providing support at an executive level
Keep up with industry trends by reading literature and communicating with peers
Careers at Faraday
You will be joining a diverse group of brilliant minds who will challenge you intellectually and encourage you to prosper. In addition to a competitive salary of up to 40,000, we also offer:
Generous holiday allowance to give you time to re-energise
Private medical insurance to keep you healthy
Life assurance for peace of mind
Retirement plan contributions so you can save for the future
We are proud of our diversity and committed to ensuring our opportunities are accessible to all talented people. If additional support or flexible arrangements would enable you to participate, please tell us in your application.
Successful applicants will be contacted within 2 weeks and offers of employment are subject to thorough background checking.
We are Faraday
Faraday is an ultra high-growth, purpose driven company, focussed onto significantly impacting the Energy Trilemma by providing an emergent order of affordable, reliable and clean energy. Faraday’s complete design solution transforms the fragile and expensive energy system by providing an enabling platform for the broader energy ecosystem, driving a more competitive market by opening it up to a greater mix of producers and service providers, delivering optimal solutions to consumers. Learn more at www.faradaygrid.com
We are seeking enthusiastic, energetic individuals who will thrive in a hyper growth environment as we strive to deliver on our purpose of sustainable prosperity for everyone.
We are growing our team who are driven to make a measurable difference to the economic performance of the markets we participate in; who relentlessly pursue discovery of the new; those who are activated by the meritocracy of ideas in an organisation with localised decision-making and ownership of outcomes.
Faraday is not for people who are daunted by uncertainty or who wish to design by precedent.